Daily Links: Authors Guild drops HathiTrust Case

ag_cropDigital Life:

Authors Guild Drops HathiTrust Case (Publishers Weekly)

Online outlets showed Hebdo images but offline media didn’t. Why? (Gigaom)

Twitter’s New Video Feature Is Only a Few Weeks Away (Recode)

Microsoft’s Spartan Web Browser Breaks Cover, Confirming MS Plans to Push IE Down a Well (Digital Reader)

DDoS service targeting PSN and Xbox powered by home Internet routers (Ars Technica)

Broadband and telephone news:

With McDonalds U.K. Deal, the Other Wireless Charging Group Fights Back (Recode)

Got an Asus router? Someone on your network can probably hack it (Ars Technica)

Finds and Deals:

Amazon’s Gold Box Deal today has up to 65% off select versions of Dragon Naturally Speaking software (version 13) for PC and Dragon Dictate 4.0 for Mac.

The Kindle Daily Deals for  today include 85% off a variety of books in the mystery, romance, science fiction & fantasy, contemporary fiction, biography, children, teen and religion & spirituality genres.

Barnes and Nobles’ NOOK Find of the Day is The Millionaire Affair by Jessica Lemmon.

The Kobo Store Daily Deal is Innocent Blood, Book # 2 in the Order of the Sanguines Series by James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell for $1.99(normally $9.99).

And in the remember this one category, John Jakes’ classic North and South (The North and South Trilogy) (volume 1) is on sale for $1.99 until February 8, 2015. Time for a re-read?


Daily Links are interesting links I discover as I go about my online day. The frequency and number of links posted depend upon the daily news. I also post other links of interest on the Google Plus eBook Evangelist Page.