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NY Daily News Dodges Layoffs; Forbes Buys True/Slant
May 25, 2010
Perhaps there is money in books. Sales jumped 16.6 percent in March. The biggest gainer: eBook purchases. (No surprise there.) Consumers bought $28.5 million worth of electronic tomes, a 184.8 percent increase from the previous year. That's still a fraction of the $458.2 million spent overall on books during the third month of 2010, but the adoption rate of the new-ish media form continues to impress...