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  • Blind Foundation joins Kindle read-aloud debate

    An attempt by the Authors Guild in the US to characterise the read-aloud feature on Amazon’s Kindle 2 e-book reader as “copying”, could starve the print-disabled of access to digital books even more than they are already, says Neil Jarvis, executive director of access innovation and enterprise at the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind.

  • Discovery sues Amazon over Kindle

    Less than a month after delivering the second version of its Kindle ebook reader, Amazon has been hit with an intellectual property lawsuit from Discovery Communications, the company behind the Discovery Channel.