Pearson to phase out print textbooks in US as digital gathers momentum

As one of the world’s largest education publishing companies, the news that Pearson is to phase out printed textbooks in its core US market is a serious blow to the “screen fatigue” brigade’s efforts to downplay the rise and rise of digital. In a press release today Pearson has announced it is, breaking from the Read More …

Pearson shutters watermarked ebooks in its digital store

Hat tip to Nate Hoffelder at The Digital Reader for bringing this story to my attention. It seems Pearson sent out an email this week to its customers announcing that watermarked ebooks will no longer be available from the MyPearson.com ebook store. Effective immediately watermarked ebooks are no longer for sale, and watermarked ebooks that Read More …