Forbes has a succinct review of e-book technologies present and future. “Even if Kindle’s hardware doesn’t yet wow users, its competitors’ inventions soon will.”
The AP’s technology writer surveys the sales of e-books. They are catching on in a few niche markets: fantasy game players, some college text buyers, and readers of romance novels.
Powerful forces are lined up to oppose Google’s project to scan millions of books. This piece in the American Standard suggests that Google’s enemies may prevail.