Amazon Kindle 3 reader. (AP)

Tech Report: Amazon E-Books Outselling Print Books

Amazon says that for the first time, it’s selling more e-books than printed books. KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said the online retailer is selling 105 Kindle books for every 100 print books they sell and that doesn’t include the free Kindle books that people are reading.


Amazon Kindle 3 reader. (AP)

Amazon Opens Kindle Bookstore To Other Merchants

Amazon.com is giving other merchants a chance to sell selections from its electronic book store and earn a commission.

CBS San Francisco–12/07/2010

Google Dives Into Online Bookstore Business

Google is making the leap from digital librarian to merchant in a challenge to Amazon.com and its electronic reader, the Kindle.

CBS San Francisco–12/06/2010

Amazon Kindle 3 reader. (AP)

E Ink, Maker Of Kindle Display, To Offer Color

Up until now, people who have bought e-readers have had to make a compromise: either read in color on a highly reflective screen, or read in shades of gray on a display that’s easy to make out even outdoors.

CBS San Francisco–11/09/2010

Nook electronic reader (AP)

Tech Watch: The Future Of E-Books

The future of e-Books is looking rosy. That according to a new five-year forecast by Forrester Research.


An Amazon Kindle is seen inside an M-Edge Accessories Guardian case immersed in water at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Jan. 7, 2010 in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Amazon Takes On Apple In E-Reading Marketplace

Amazon.com Inc. is rolling up its sleeves in its fight to convince consumers that its Kindle electronic reader is better than competing devices such as Apple’s iPad, unveiling more aggressive advertising that is accentuating a growing rivalry.

CBS San Francisco–09/15/2010

Stanford to Make Library Content Available Online

PALO ALTO, Calif. (KCBS) – Students will be in for a big change when Stanford University unveils its new Engineering Library one week from today.