Authors Guild turns up heat on Kindle 2's "Text to Speech"

When Amazon unveiled Kindle 2, its new electronic book reader, the Authors Guild was quick to critize the device's new Text to Speech feature, which reads e-books aloud, arguing that it could undermine the lucrative market for audiobooks. Now the Guild has fired another shot across the bow with an op-ed piece in the New York Times titled "The Kindle Swindle?"                                

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