• A Figes leaf

    I was amused at the weekend seeing historians in a high dudgeon over the Orlando Figes Amazon affair , it bringing to mind the old... Read more

  • Not so big in Japan

    Businessweek is reporting that Amazon and Kodansha—the largest publisher in Japan—are in talks to bring the Kindle to Japan . Japan has an interesting e-book... Read more

  • Another day, another tablet

    I do love Alessi—you know, the Italian high-endish designers who specialise in kitchenware. Well, the company is the latest to get into the tablet game,... Read more

  • The neverending story

    The show went on at yesterday's London Book Fair digital conference, despite the absence of—conservatively—about 50 of the expected 200 plus delegates. But while many... Read more

  • Clash of cultures

    About two years ago I wrote in the Bookseller about the bewildering range of e-book formats , the so-called Tower of e-Babel. There are a... Read more