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Thursday News: Harper Collins earnings, Amazon dominating subscription services, Joss Whedon leaves Twitter, and hilarious sex-ed quiz

Thursday News: Harper Collins earnings, Amazon dominating subscription services, Joss Whedon...

Harlequin Purchase Drives HC Results – So apparently Harper Collins’s purchase of Harlequin is still proving to be a benefit, at least to HC earnings: Total revenue at HarperCollins rose 14% for the third quarter ended March 31, 2015, while… more

Thursday News: Oyster e-book store, Amazon goes after fake reviews, WWI Gallipoli photos, and Maya Angelou mix-up

Thursday News: Oyster e-book store, Amazon goes after fake reviews, WWI...

All The Books, All in One Place: Introducing Oyster 2.0 and our New Ebook Store – Oyster, which has one of the most successful digital book subscription services, announced yesterday that it is adding an ebook store to its business,… more

Tuesday News: Scalzi on the Hugos, libraries and publishers, Amazon bestsellers, and ridiculous story about Octavia Spencer’s book signing

Tuesday News: Scalzi on the Hugos, libraries and publishers, Amazon bestsellers,...

A Note About the Hugo Nominations This Year – After a celebratory scoffing at the Sad Puppies last year (an inadvertent double dog dare, perhaps?), Scalzi was pretty reserved in his comments about this year’s Hugo Award nominations. An interesting… more

Friday News: Amazon v. Harper Collins?, George R.R. Martin teaser, a woman’s interfaith endeavor, and an international bromance

Friday News: Amazon v. Harper Collins?, George R.R. Martin teaser, a...

Amazon, Harper Talks Take a Turn – Well, this is interesting. Apparently Harper Collins is currently up to bat with Amazon, and discussions have apparently been ongoing for several months, with regard to both print and digital pricing. Apparently Jeff… more