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Publisher Claims Ownership of Time-Zone Data
October 7, 2011

The publisher of a database chronicling historical time-zone data is claiming copyright ownership of those facts, and is suing two researchers for re-purposing it in a free-to-use database relied on by millions of computers. The data, which basically spells out past and future times anywhere in the world, is used in Java, Linux, PostgreSQL, Oracle and other programs to assign the correct time based on geographic location.

IBPA Welcomes New Board Members
August 10, 2011

The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) announces the five new members of the 2011-13 Board of Directors.

Third-Generation Kindle Now the Bestselling Product of All Time on Amazon Worldwide
December 28, 2010

Amazon.com today announced that the third-generation Kindle is now the bestselling product in Amazon's history, eclipsing "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Book 7)." The company also announced that on its peak day, Nov. 29, customers ordered more than 13.7 million items worldwide across all product categories, which is a record-breaking 158 items per second.