Apple loses latest bid to block e-books antitrust monitor

Apple Inc on Monday lost its latest bid to put a court-appointed antitrust monitor on hold after a federal appeals court rejected its argument that his work was causing irreparable harm to the company.

Amazon removes `abuse-themed` books from online store

Online retailer of books, Amazon, has pulled a number of "abuse-themed e-books" from its Kindle Store following a report that highlighted titles suggesting rape, incest and bestiality.

Now vernacular e-books available on your phone

With the growth of e-readers, tablet computers and print on demand technology, ebooks seem to be a popular trend.

Harry Potter e-Books come to Amazon Kindle library

On-line retailing giant Amazon has announced that all seven Harry Potter eBooks will be added to its eBook lending library.

E-books damaging society: US novelist

Jonathan Franzen has warned that our desire for the instant gratification of e-books is damaging for society.

Slovakia launches website with e-books

The European nation of Slovakia has launched a new website to provide the public with digitised school textbooks free of cost.

Now read on e-books with sound effects, songs

E-books are now being given background noises and music in the hope to spark young people`s interest in literature.

e-book boom in China: Survey

Chinese people between the ages of 18 and 70 read 613 million electronic books in 2010.

E-books make our brains lazy: Study

Readers using electronic books are less likely to remember what they have read.

Children like e-books, parents not so much

A new study suggests that children are more interested in reading e-books.

College students to get free access to e-books

College students across India will now get free access to e-journals and e-books from all over the world with the human resource development ministry subscribing to them.

Amazon reshelf Macmillan titles but not e-books

Online retailer Amazon.com Inc resumed selling hardcover and paperback books from Macmillan Publishers late on Friday in a sign. The two companies are getting closer to resolve a pricing dispute over Macmillan`s electronic books.