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Protecting E-books: Looking at Realistic Answers

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The market for e-books is growing exponentially. Since it first became popular in 2008, the e-book market grew by more than 1000% in 2010 and by more than 500% from 2010 to 2013. While the combined categories of print books declined by over 25%, over the same period of time, sales figures reveal that e-book sales in the month of January 2011 alone increased by over 170%! This poses a huge dilemma for publishers: how can the distribution of e-books continue to rise, while preventing them from being spread illegally by the customer? How can e-books be protected with