Publishers HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster have signed a deal with Amazon to provide ebooks for the Kindle. The arrangements will allow the publishers to choose prices for the ebooks and according to HarperCollins CEO Brian Murray have left his company's "digital future [...]more assured today than it was two months ago." [Electronista]
Amazon's Kindle Book Deal With HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster
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