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Is This a Kindle Killer?

Just weeks after the announcement of Amazon’s Kindle 2, Fujitsu today announced the release of the world’s first color e-Paper “mobile terminal”, now [...]

March 19, 2009 // 6 Comments

Free eBook: Deathworld by Harry Harrison

New to ManyBooks.net is Harry Harrison’s classic adventure, Deathworld. From the Amazon description: “Deathworld” centers on Jason dinAlt, a professional [...]

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 3/19/09

Frederik Pohl recalls how The Space Merchants was optioned. Jay Lake has a fantastic post about The evil of the Google copyright settlement. @TrekMovie, Star Trek writer and [...]

March 19, 2009 // 3 Comments

MIND MELD: Taboo Topics in SF/F Literature

Times change, and taboos change with them. What sort of taboos exist nowadays in the world of publishing? Q: Once upon a time, sf/f was full of taboos: no swearing, no sex, [...]

March 18, 2009 // 37 Comments

That’s No Moon!

We don’t usually mix politics with SF on our blog, but I recently saw a ‘poster’ that I thought was rather clever. It mixes science fiction (which we all [...]

March 18, 2009 // 18 Comments

SF Tidbits for 3/18/09

Kristine Kathryn Rusch shares the cool Dave Seeley cover art for her upcoming book, Diving into the Wreck, due out later this year from Pyr. Awards News: Locus Roundtable has [...]

March 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 03/18/2009

It’s a light one today, but with a bonus video! For the past several years, Carlton Cuse and Damon Lindeloff have taken to giving the season finale of LOST a nickname. [...]

March 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Saying Goodbye To Sci Fi

With the news yesterday that the Sci-Fi Channel is becoming SyFy (with a de-emphasis on actual SF) you can hear SF fans everywhere crying out in anguish. Add in the ending of [...]

March 17, 2009 // 17 Comments

Neil Gaiman on Colbert Report

Neil Gaiman appeared on The Colbert Report last night. As promised, he did shave. [via Pyr-o-mania] No related [...]

March 17, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 3/17/09

Naldz Graphics has an excellent gallery of 40 Beautiful Robot Characters. Interviews and Profiles: At SciFi Wire, Nick Gevers profiles Bruce Sterling, author of The [...]

March 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 03/17/2009

Good news for LOST-ies. Everyone’s favorite time travel show will have a two-hour season finale. This almost makes up for the skipped week last week. Almost. And damn, [...]

March 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Free eBook: Resonance by Chris Dolley

Chris Dolley is making his book, Resonance, available as a free download in multiple formats. Here’s the book description: Graham Smith is a 33 year-old office [...]

March 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: March 16, 2009

In the interest of full disclosure, here are the books we received this past week. Note: The Twilight Herald and Buyoutare final versions of titles for which we previously [...]

March 16, 2009 // 2 Comments

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