Amazon buys BookSurge - Google Print to Compete?

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Amazon Buys On Demand Player BookSurge
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So, Amazon buys books on demand outfit BookSurge for an undisclosed sum, and meanwhile, Rafat at PC says this may be an effort to combat competition from eBay and Overstock, whilst John Battelle talks about how Google Print could compete.

One things for sure, the print on demand scene has started to warm up since the introduction of and speculation as to how Google will monetize their venture continues....