eBook and school voucher wars

Salon Tech columnists discuss why some publishers are upset with eBook Award winners and which Silicon Valley VCs are backing school vouchers.

Published October 27, 2000 5:30PM (EDT)

Each week Salon writers discuss the latest news in the world of technology.

This week Damien Cave talks about why independent publishers are upset with recent eBook award winners and Katarine Mieszkowski tells us which VCs in Silicon Valley are putting up big bucks for school voucher initiatives.

Technology reporters from Salon also appear weekly on "Beyond Computers," a Public Radio International show, which airs on more than 200 stations around the country. Every week "Beyond Computers" explores the pervasive influence of technology on humanity -- from family, beauty and art to law, politics and the environment. On the show, our writers give their opinionated takes on the biggest technology stories of the week.

By Katharine Mieszkowski

Katharine Mieszkowski is a senior writer for Salon.

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By Damien Cave

Damien Cave is an associate editor at Rolling Stone and a contributing writer at Salon.

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