Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×
Books

Submission + - Amazon Provokes Big-Time Ebook Rights Fight (fictioncircus.com)

Miracle Jones writes: "The biggest NYC agent (Andrew "The Jackal" Wylie) and the biggest NYC publishing house (Germany's Bertelsmann Corporation, also known as "Random House") are no longer doing business together, at odds because of a big-time fight about electronic rights. Last week, Wylie started its own ebook publishing company called Odyssey Editions in order to distribute backlist books exclusively to the Amazon Kindle. Random House, calling Wylie direct competition, has declared they will no longer buy books from the agency. Either way, Amazon wins."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Amazon Provokes Big-Time Ebook Rights Fight

Comments Filter:

Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.

Working...