Swedish Book Pirates Promise “Battle of the Internets…”

In What's the Buzz by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Our esteemed colleagues at GalleyCat have been tracking the top pirated books on Swedish file-sharing site Pirate Bay. As they note, today The Pirate Bay attacked a European Union proposal that could set up a digital firewall blocking off file-sharing sites around Europe, posting a message on the site promising “the Battle of Internets is about to begin…” For better …

Day 9: Has Your Bag of Tricks Been Exhausted?

In Erin's Perspective by Erin L. Cox

By Erin L. Cox So, we’re on Day 9 of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and if you watch Twitter, get the updates from the NaNoWriMo pep talkers, and hear from friends who are also writing this month, you know that the second week is said to be the most difficult. There are plenty of resources that can give you …