Everyone knows that I am a huge fan of ebooks, and how critical I am when it gets locked down beyond belief. The goal of a book is to read it. There is not much more to a book than lots of words on a page, virtual or not. I understand that people have to profit from it, and I’m not against making money, but what is profit and what is gouging?
Before I start, I think The Verge did a great job explaining the problem.(pops) and the NYTimes does a good job explaining the “Lending Problem.”(pops). I explain my issues with the “Lending Problem” too (pops).