Kindle

Writers Fest presents Sally Armstrong, Mount Everest

Kobo, Kindle, iPad, whatever. Ebook readers are getting more and more love. Even ebook borrowing is at an all-time high. Like Everest. While the gradual turn away from print may be a hard and grey-...

Parenting advice: How to make teenagers read a book

Educator Howard Eaton gives useful advice on how reading impacts the young mind, and more importantly, how to encourage teenagers to pick up a book.

No iPhone, no thanks: ungrateful Christmas gift recipients

Not getting the latest iPhone or iPad was apparently the biggest tragedy for some people this Christmas.

Death of the paperback

These are dark and stormy times for the mass-market softcover, the NY Times reports.

UBC Bookstore renaming debate reflects drastic changes in book industry

What's in a name? When UBC Bookstore circulated an email about its plans to change the name to "UBC Central" in August, it set off a storm of negative feedback from both within and outside the UBC...

Digital media students want to raise your carbon consciousness

Carbon Chaos is a fun and free iPhone game designed to raise environmental awareness.

Kindle-Deprived Canada

So Amazon’s Kindle will be released in more than 100 countries... but not in Canada.