“Tor Books says cutting DRM out of its e-books hasn’t hurt business”

ars technica reports that Tor Books, a leading publisher of Science Fiction ebooks, says that after selling DRM free books for a year there has been no discernible impact on its business –

Tor Books says cutting DRM out of its e-books hasn’t hurt business

This week, Julie Crisp, editorial director at Tor UK, wrote that the publisher has seen “no discernible increase in piracy on any of our titles, despite them being DRM-free for nearly a year.”

Tor’s 2012 decision was largely applauded by its customers, who enjoyed being able to share e-book files among various devices.

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