Phil the Web Crawler – Teens Love Print, Apple eBook Price Fixing, UFV Closes Library, and 3D Printers in Libraries

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– Court rules Apple fixed ebook prices, led an illegal conspiracy.

– The real villain in the ebooks case isn’t Apple or Amazon — it’s publishers’ addiction to DRM.

– Funding cuts lead to University of the Fraser Valley Mission Campus library closure.

– Canadiana.org under fire for digitization deal with Library and Archives Canada.

– Pew Study: Teens Still Love Print Media, ‘Traditional’ Library Services.

– Authors Guild Loses Class Action Status.

– Amazon launches graphic novel imprint, with George R.R. Martin among first authors.

– The Latest UK Digital eBook News.

– Why public libraries should follow Chicago’s lead and build maker labs.

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