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Old 12-06-2012, 10:43 AM   #1
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where do you buy your books?

Just curious to see where Sony readers buy their books from? Is it the Sony store, or other? I have only two places where I go; Sony and Kobo.
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Old 12-06-2012, 11:26 AM   #2
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Anywhere that sells DRM free books. I won't buy a book with DRM.
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most of mine come from kobo and then some from sony. i use luzme to compare prices and get promps when they change. Unfortunately prices are often the same, where is the competition.
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Old 12-06-2012, 12:27 PM   #4
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I don't currently use a Sony although I have in the past. It hasn't really changed where I buy, it's still the same as it was...

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Old 12-06-2012, 01:00 PM   #5
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Primarily Sony unless I have a Kobo coupon.
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:05 PM   #6
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Uk choice isn't that great unfortunately, Waterstones or any company that uses adobe DRM should be ok but it's worth searching the details beforehand.
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Old 12-06-2012, 03:00 PM   #7
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Sony, dead last. IMO the worst online bookstore, bar none. Kobo, mostly. Smashwords, when I"m looking for a new author especially. And when I'm buying for my Droid Bionic smartphone (a better eReader than you might think) Amazon, then Kobo.
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:49 PM   #8
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I buy a lot from Smashwords, they're DRM-free.
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Old 12-06-2012, 06:26 PM   #9
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Old 12-10-2012, 01:30 PM   #10
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I buy a number of books from Sony store. It has its quirks.

I also buy from B&N, Kobo, and Amazon based on availability and price.

Also Baen.
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Old 12-10-2012, 02:32 PM   #11
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I buy most of my literary ebooks from Amazon, because they can be converted to ePub and used on my Sony. Computer textbooks I tend to buy direct from O'reilly or Sitepoint, they usually bundle ePub, PDF and Mobi files so I use the ePub there too.
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