[free-sklyarov] Register: Penguin embraces ebook

Karsten M. Self kmself at ix.netcom.com
Tue Aug 21 16:39:14 PDT 2001

That's Penguin, the publishing house, not Tux the GNU/Linux mascot.


    Penguin embraces ebooks
    By Kieren McCarthy
    Posted: 21/08/2001 at 12:51 GMT

    Penguin has jumped into the ebook format with both feet. From
    September it is making a large range of titles from its back
    catalogue available over the Internet. They includes classics from
    Jane Austen, Charles Dickens etc. as well as guide books, reference
    books and business titles (even Bill Gates' Business @ the speed of

    The famous publishing house has racked its brains and come up with
    the new name ePenguin for the electronic books, but its decision to
    embrace the format - and, so it says, launch books purely as 
    ebooks - is a great step forward in making electronic books a more
    mainstream concept.

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