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Monday News: France investigates Kindle Unlimited, poetry in prison, Keurig’s DRM tanks, and Anne Rice is at it again

Monday News: France investigates Kindle Unlimited, poetry in prison, Keurig’s DRM...

French Publisher Trade Group Charges that Kindle Unlimited is Illegal, American – With Kindle Unlimited recently premiering in France for 10 Euros a month (inclusive of 700K+ titles, 20K of which are in French), independent authors and publishers are unhappy… more

Tuesday News: Sony wants leaks plugged, Stephenie Meyer’s fan fiction project,  the DRMd litter box, and the value of strong female protagonists

Tuesday News: Sony wants leaks plugged, Stephenie Meyer’s fan fiction project,...

Note: We’re taking a break for Xmas and (assuming I don’t celebrate too much¬†tomorrow) will be back with the news on Friday, December 26.¬† Sony threatens Twitter with legal action if it doesn’t ban users linking to leaks – In… more

Friday News: Adobe supposedly fixes ADE 4, Joan Didion Kickstarter campaign, corporate commentary on Gamergate, and a former slave bests his “master”

Friday News: Adobe supposedly fixes ADE 4, Joan Didion Kickstarter campaign,...

Adobe Updates Digital Edition, Stops Sharing User Info With the Internet – Nate Hoffelder reports that Adobe has stopped sending data on the books you’re reading back to Adobe in plain text. Adobe insists that: “Enhanced security for transmitting rights… more