Ebook Piracy

Ebook Piracy

After finally and begrudgingly accepting ebooks as a fact of life now, I though I would do a little investigation into the free ebook market. Now by free I don’t mean free as in the price being free. I mean free as in that a copyrighted book has been pirated. A very cursory search (less than 20 seconds!) had me looking at lists and lists of pirated ebooks available for instant download in Kindle and ePub as well as of course pdf versions. On average, each pirated file contained approximately 1,000 titles ! Yes, hundreds of files containing thousands of titles. So what can be done about this? Well, the