The Dark Omen In Amazon’s Orwellian Deletion Debacle

“Now we know that Amazon can delete anything it wants from your electronic reader. That’s an awesome power, and Amazon’s justification in this instance is beside the point. As our media libraries get converted to 1’s and 0’s, we are at risk of losing what we take for granted today: full ownership of our book and music and movie collections. .. I’ve predicted the Kindle is the future of publishing. Now we know what the future of book banning looks like, too.”

Source: Slate 07/20/09