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Future tech: Big Brother, big data or creator culture?

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The writing of Cory Doctorow and other SF authors could help us shape future technology for liberation, not oppressionNews of secret courts being introduced in the world's oldest democracy should scare any rational human. The right to a public trial has survived feudalism, Henry VIII and the industrial revolution, but...
Future tech: Big Brother, big data or creator culture?

Printed book sales' decline slowed in 2012

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Physical book sales fell £74m last year, but contraction of the market slowed despite the recession and rise of ebooksPrint book sales fell by almost £74m last year, reaching a nine-year low - but the decline is less than it was in 2011, and experts believe physical books still "hold...
Printed book sales' decline slowed in 2012

e-book glitch leaves new J.K. Rowling novel unreadable

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Harry Potter author's first adult novel arrives to mixed reviews, but e-book readers who bought the book today couldn't even read it. [Read more]...
e-book glitch leaves new J.K. Rowling novel unreadable

10 Things The World Was Most Curious About In 2012

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What did people want to learn about the most this year? Wikipedia has gathered data on its most viewed articles of 2012. It has created different lists for each language, but the most popular articles by far are in English. The data shows we care a lot about movies, teenage...
10 Things The World Was Most Curious About In 2012

Apple's Best of the iTunes Store 2012: 'Action Movie FX' and 'Paper' Win Top App Honors

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Apple today released the 2012 version of its annual iTunes Store awards, previously called iTunes Rewind, which celebrates the best music, movies, TV shows, apps, books, and podcasts of the year. Here are some of the notable winners for 2012: Apps: -iPhone App of the Year: Action Movie FX...
Apple's Best of the iTunes Store 2012: 'Action Movie FX' and 'Paper' Win Top App Honors

J.K. Rowling's New E-Book Hit With Bad Spell of Glitches

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The e-book edition of J.K. Rowling's new adult novel "The Casual Vacancy" has had some technical issues....
J.K. Rowling's New E-Book Hit With Bad Spell of Glitches

Reading from FOR THE WIN - YA science fiction novel about gold farming

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My next young adult novel, For the Win, is out on May 11 in the US, UK and Canada. It's a kind of novel-length version of my story Anda's Game, about the drive to unionize gold-farmers who toil in video-games. I've just read an excerpt from the book in...
Reading from FOR THE WIN - YA science fiction novel about gold farming
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