President Obama Campaigns for Free E-Books

The Associated Press, along with leading business news outlets including the U.S. News & World Report, ran a story in late April explaining that President Barack Obama is pushing for more young people to have access to e-books. During a press conference held at a public library in one of the poorest neighborhood in Washington, DC, the nation’s capital, President Obama revealed the new plan to provide more than $250 million worth of free e-books to low-income students.

Project ConnectEd

The e-book initiative is part of a larger and more comprehensive project called ConnectEd, which is intended to

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Mother’s Day E-Book Ideas

Lest you forgot, here’s an important head’s up! Mother’s Day 2015 is May 10th, which is just around the corner. To honor moms everywhere around the world here are some recommendations for e-books relevant to mothers and their special holiday.

Freebies That Keep Adding Value

At the site, for example, you can download thousands of title absolutely free of charge, in multiple languages and every conceivable genre. Regardless of what your mom’s taste in literature may be, you’ll find a treasure trove of great titles – including both classic authors and new, undiscovered writers.

Some mothers, of

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Popularity of E-Book Subscriptions Surges was on the cutting edge of innovation when it first launched about eight years ago. Since then it has emerged as a leading site for global downloading of e-books, serving millions of people in dozens of languages who have downloaded more than 20 million books. During that time the rest of the reading and publishing universe has also caught up and gotten into the game, and now e-books are even being used in colleges and university classrooms.

The Emergence of Mainstream Subscription Services

Digital subscription services were virtually unknown a decade ago, and when Netflix first launched

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