Oyster

09.21.15
Google snaps up staff from Oyster's soon-to-close e-book service
09.21.15

Google snaps up staff from Oyster's soon-to-close e-book service

Oyster is shutting down after trying to popularize a Netflix-like subscription service for e-books.

By J. Fingas,   09.21.15
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04.08.15
Oyster hopes you'll buy the books its subscription doesn't cover
04.08.15

Oyster hopes you'll buy the books its subscription doesn't cover

Oyster's all-you-can-read subscription service includes a lot of books, but it doesn't cover every...

By J. Fingas,   04.08.15
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01.28.15
'Harry Potter' comes to Oyster's all-you-can-read book service
01.28.15

'Harry Potter' comes to Oyster's all-you-can-read book service

If you're the sort of Harry Potter fan who can't help but read the series again and again, Oyster...

By J. Fingas,   01.28.15
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05.23.14
Top publisher embraces Oyster's and Scribd's Netflix-like services for e-books
05.23.14

Top publisher embraces Oyster's and Scribd's Netflix-like services for e-books

Out of the five biggest publishers, HarperCollins was the first one that understood the potential...

By M. Moon,   05.23.14
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02.12.14
Oyster now offers all-you-can-read children's books, including Disney titles
02.12.14

Oyster now offers all-you-can-read children's books, including Disney titles

Got a kid with an insatiable appetite for books? You may want to sign up for Oyster, then. The s...

By J. Fingas,   02.12.14
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10.16.13
Daily Update for October 16, 2013
10.16.13

Daily Update for October 16, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get all...

By S. Sande,   10.16.13
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10.16.13
Oyster's subscription e-book service for iPad open to all
10.16.13

Oyster's subscription e-book service for iPad open to all

Oyster has a fascinating proposition for avid readers -- unlimited e-books for one low subscription...

By S. Sande,   10.16.13
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10.16.13
Oyster's subscription e-book service launches on iPad, goes invitation-free
10.16.13

Oyster's subscription e-book service launches on iPad, goes invitation-free

Oyster's unlimited e-book service has been more of an exclusive club so far; you've had to read on...

By J. Fingas,   10.16.13
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09.05.13
Oyster for iPhone offers all-you-can-read e-books for $10 per month
09.05.13

Oyster for iPhone offers all-you-can-read e-books for $10 per month

All-you-can-eat subscriptions work well for digital magazines, music and videos; why shouldn't the...

By J. Fingas,   09.05.13
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