Could the Amazon Kindle Revitalize Science Fiction?

Have you heard of Alien Assassin: The Human Chronicles Book Two by T.R. Harris? Or The Galactic Mage by John Daulton? Maybe not. But they're among the top 10 bestselling science fiction books on the Amazon Kindle right now. The list of the 100 bestselling Kindle science fiction books is full of authors who've never… » 3/28/12 10:09am 3/28/12 10:09am

Behold Wesley Crusher: Teenage F*** Machine, the Amazon Kindle's new…

Over the past several days, a certain Star Trek: The Next Generation prose piece has ensnared the popular imagination the world over. It's a story that's been recycled since time immemorial, due to its sheer cross-cultural thematic resonance. » 3/09/12 3:00pm 3/09/12 3:00pm

How to make a book fetishist fall in lust with an e-book reader

I am a book fetishist. I love the feel of an old book, its soft pages and slightly musty smell. The frayed edges of its hard cover. And I love the starchy slab of a new paperback. How can decidedly unsexy e-book readers ever quench my book lust? Well, it turns out that they can - if they're enclosed in the right cover … » 3/16/11 5:14pm 3/16/11 5:14pm

How The Post-Paper Future Will Mutate Interior Design

This season Amazon sold more e-books for the Kindle than paper books. Couple that stat with magazine publishers announcing an upcoming mag tablet and you're headed to a paper-free home. What happens to interior design after bookshelves are obsolete? » 12/28/09 8:40am 12/28/09 8:40am