Hold the Phone: A Big-Data Conundrum – NYTimes.com “Correlations are what motivate us to look further. If all that big data does — and it surely does more — is to point out interesting correlations whose fundamental reasons we unpack in other ways, that already has immense value” (Sendhil Mullainathan) Posted from Diigo.
Meet the Online Tracking Device That is Virtually Impossible to Block – ProPublica Altro che cookies! Posted from Diigo.
FONDAZIONE BRUNO VISENTINI – Giustizia civile, idee per la riforma (19/07/2014) – FIRSTonline Posted from Diigo.
James Waterworth laments EU policies that impede the emergence of new online services and markets. – Project Syndicate Posted from Diigo.
Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited offers all-you-can-eat e-books for $10 a month "Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited offers all-you-can-eat e-books for $10 a month" Posted from Diigo.
A.G. Schneiderman Settles With Apple In E-book Price-fixing Case | Eric T. Schneiderman “Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced a settlement with Apple Inc. arising out of Apple’s participation in a price-fixing conspiracy that a federal court in New York found raised the prices of E-books sold to consumers in New York and throughout […]
Apple settles e-book antitrust case with U.S. states, others | Reuters This is a follow up of this post. More news to come when the details of the agreement will be disclosed. A Court’s exam of the settlement is expected. Posted from Diigo.
Amazon, a Friendly Giant as Long as It’s Fed – NYTimes.com “Amazon believes that publishers take too much of the money in producing a book and add too little value. In traditional publishing, the highest royalty a writer could get was 15 percent of the book’s price. With e-books, the royalty is 25 percent of […]
Amazon vs. Hachette, perché si scontrano i colossi dell’editoria – Pagina99.it Posted from Diigo.
‘A Threat to Internet Freedom’ – NYTimes.com Posted from Diigo.