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For Libraries and Publishers, an E-Book Tug of War – NYTimes.com

LAST year, Christmas was the biggest single day for e-book sales by HarperCollins. And indications are that this year’s Christmas Day total will be even higher, given the …

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Lawsuit May Determine Who Owns a Twitter Account – NYTimes.com

How much is a tweet worth? And how much does a Twitter follower …

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Twitter Use by Shabab in Somalia Incites U.S. – NYTimes.com

The United States government is increasingly concerned about the Twitter account of the Shabab militant group of Somalia, with American officials saying Monday that they were “looking closely” at the militants’ use of Twitter and the possible …

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57 New Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

Since Halloween weekend is currently in full swing (despite the snowy weather in the U.S. Northeast), we know many of you are probably busy modeling your costumes in front of your mirror in preparation for tonight’s festivities. Before you put your masks and wigs on, Mashable wants to share a roundup of the …

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Schmap Releases Tool to Break Down the Demographics of Your Twitter Followers

Do you ever wonder who your Twitter followers are? Are the majority male or female, models or comedians, interested in flying planes or listening to Taylor Swift?

Whether you have millions or hundreds of followers, now you can obtain a full analysis that allows you to find out who they really are. Schmap, the social website that introduced the first real-time city guides covering more than 400 million locations worldwide, this morning launched “Know Your Twitter Followers,” an automated freemium service that allows any …

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On YouTube, a Debate Over the Right to Fly (With Your Pants Down) – NYTimes.com

Airlines have long been able to remove disruptive passengers from their airplanes. But while in the past only fellow travelers knew what had happened, now social media exposes these disputes to a …

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