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E Book

Investigation Of E-Book Companies Today’s society is based on ever changing technology. Not only are there computers, cell phones, and gaming systems, but also Androids, I pads, and E-readers are now available. Computers and other devices such as I pads and Androids offered through Apple, and e-readers such as the Nook offered through a company called Barnes and Noble and the Kindle offered through another company, Amazon, can be used to read electronic books, also known as e-books. The e-books are offered...

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E-Books

E-books E-books open up all kinds of new opportunities, especially in the areas of education, entertainment, and business. Schools around the country take advantage of E-books and other online materials. In most cases, the price to access the electronic material is much lower than buying an actual hard copy of the book. I have personally seen this model used in my courses at Penn State. Many of my classes require reading assignments that are in an electronic format. E-books have also revolutionized...

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E Books and Traditional Books

E-Books and Traditional Books Throughout history of people, writing is the most significant way of communication and knowledge sharing. Human written on the walls and stones in the beginning. After that papers took the place of walls and stones. At the present time, thanks to technological advancement, lettering can write on electronic devices that called as e-books. This situation causes argument between e-book and paper book. It is argued that e-books will take the place of paper books in the...

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E-Reader Industry Analysis

E-Readers 1 Running Head: E-Reader Market Analysis E-Reader Market Analysis Business November 11, 2011 E-Readers 2 Abstract The electronic reader (E-reader) is considered a relatively recent phenomena; at least in its modern manifestation in the so called E-readers and “tablets.” As the days of traditional print media as the dominant source of information continue to grind to a screeching halt; we see new frontiers being reached...

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The Global Leader in E-Commerce

Being a Fortune 500 company, Amazon, started by Jeff Bezos in 1995, is the global leader in e-commerce. Amazon offers a wide variety of products, ranging from hardcover books to jewelry to electronics, as conveniently as possible to its customers (About Amazon, 2009). Although Amazon has begun to revolutionize retailing, the company’s competitive advantage and evolution has been put into question. The competitive advantage and evolution of Amazon can be analyzed by determining if the company if moving...

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E- books

Case 1: Forecasting the Adoption of E-Books Product p q Market Structure (=0.3) Product Characteristics (=0.7) Weighted Numerical Score CD player 0.055 0.378 5 5 5/20.4=0.245 Cable television service 0.100 0.060 7 3 4.2/20.4=0.206 Home Personal Computer 0.121 0.281 4 6 5.4/20.4=0.265 Cellular telephone 0.008 0.421 3 7 5.8/20.4=0.284 Weighted Average for e-book 0.0684 0.2990 Question 1 The size of the market for e-books in the long-run: 293.7 million x 46...

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E-Textbooks in Colleges

E-textbooks clicking with colleges August 30, 2002|By Marsha Walton http://articles.cnn.com/2002-08-30/tech/coolsc.ebooks_1_e-book-astronomy-student-forum?_s=PM:TECH Will physical books be gone in five years? October 17, 2010|By Cody Combs http://articles.cnn.com/2010-10-17/tech/negroponte.ebooks_1_e-books-nicholas-negroponte-physical-books?_s=PM:TECH The ebook: still in its 'early days' in PHL, but a growing option CARMELA G. LAPEÑA, GMA NEWS August 26, 2012 http://www.gmanetwork.co...

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E-Books vs. Paperback Books

E-BOOKS VS. PAPERBACK BOOKS Recently, e-book came out and developed rapidly. In 2012, Amazon released news that it sold more e-books than paperback books in the global market in 2011. Interestingly, it was the first time more e-books than paperbacks were sold on Amazon. Some people have predicted that one day e-books will completely replace paperback books. They saw the rapid increase of e-books’ selling and potential. Undeniably, today’s society has a tendency to prefer e-books. But this preference...

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Amazon.Com E-Business Model

Amazon.com’s E-Business Model Amazon.com’s E-Business Model This paper will discuss how the largest retailer of books, Amazon.com has expanded into many other markets besides books and maintained profitability. It will examine how Amazon was able to maintain its brand identity and also look at whether Amazon should consider retail locations. Furthermore this paper will compare and contrast the websites of Borders.com, Barnes and Noble.com, and Amazon.com according to the functionality...

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Function of E-Book

The functions of E-book in teaching and learning. Books are no doubt the main element in teaching and learning activities. As we all know printed books have already been used for a very long time. However in this modern era, books in electronic forms (eBooks) are taking place. EBooks had already been introduced not only for adults but children too. Finally, eBooks are already evolving slowly to take place in teaching and learning. A powerful stimulus for the production of a range of electronic...

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