Google To Launch Play Textbooks In August, Partners With 5 Major Publishing Houses

wochit technology
July 24, 2013 AT 2:36 PM
Google announced that it is bringing textbooks to the Google Play store for students to purchase and rent for their Android devices and for reading on the web. The company has partnered with five major textbook publishers and says it will offer a comprehensive selection. The books are expected to rent and sell for an 80 percent discount compared to regular retail prices and will launch in August.