Project Gutenberg but Better: Free Ebooks for Your Kindle, iPad, etc.

  Project Gutenberg is a longstanding project which has made thousands of ebooks available to readers, worldwide. There you’ll find more than 54,000 free ebooks, including much of the world’s great literature. Thousands of volunteers have worked on Project Gutenberg. They’ve proofread and digitized a wide-ranging collection of older classics whose copyrights have expired. But, while…

The Internet, Your Brain, and Your Time – Should You Worry?

The internet, some people (like Jonathan Franzen) believe, is ruining us. In particular, Franzen cites Jeff Bezos, Amazon and the rise of self-publishing and e-books as a dire threat to the ‘serious writer’ – an august group which, presumably, includes himself but excludes