Week In Review: Google, Kindle Million Club, $5 eBooks

Happy Friday! As you head out for a holiday weekend celebrating the late Dr. Martin Luther King, here is a round up of eBook news for the week.

Nora Roberts sold more than a million Kindle books.

Google acquired eBook Technologies.

Verizon began carrying iPhones.

Digg founder Kevin Rose said that the iPad 2 may be announced in 3-4 weeks.

We posed the question, “Is $5.00 the new eBook price?”.

eBook sales rose nearly 130% in November.

Simon & Schuster launched a Foursquare presence.

Kindle launched an app in the Mac App Store.

We posed the question, “Is Bundling The Future Business Model For eBooks?”.

A Price Waterhouse Coopers study found that Europeans are slower to adopt eBooks than Americans.