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Unleashed on June 26, 2009

3661408892_38e4c6a3f2There’s a strong digital theme in this week’s news.  In the future, Amazon’s Kindle e-book reader will display more book formats beyond its own and we should expect to see Kindle books on a lot more devices.  A US Court has ruled against text message promotion of books.  Following Apple’s claim to have sold more than one million iPhone 3G S units last weekend, ScrollMotion announced a partnership to bring content from scores of major book, magazine and newspaper publishers to the iPhone.  And a picture of the typical e-book consumer is beginning to emerge via the sales rankings.

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Links Kindle Books and Readers Are Separate Businesses, Appeals Court Sides With Woman Who Objected to Publisher’s Text Message, Book publishers make a move toward mobile to attract teens, Digital Publishers Riding E-book Wave, Crime pays for ebook publishers, Edinburgh Book Festival sales

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