The NYT on Google E-Books: Here’s the Times‘ take.
Kindle vs. Google: According to the Bookseller, Amazon has cooked up a version of its Kindle for the Web that will allow indie booksellers to sell Kindle e-books through their Web sites, just like Google’s platform.
How to Get Google to Notice Your E-Book: Google’s e-bookstore means that publishers will have to start thinking about search engine optimization in new ways. From O’Reilly Radar.
More on Ackman’s B&N Bid: The NYT Dealbook blog looks at Williams Ackman’s proposal to finance a Borders/ B&N merger.
Franzen on Oprah: Jonathan Franzen appeared on Oprah yesterday, and it looks like now they’re friends, but this Daily News writer has some tough things to say about the meeting.
iPad 2 Coming Soon?: Pocket-Lint reports on rumors that Apple’s second version of the iPad may debut as soon as February 2011.