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Most Popular Ebook Reader: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite - Lifehacker

Most Popular Ebook Reader: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite - Lifehacker | ebook | Scoop.it
Which ereader delivers the best reading experience, access to books, and bang for the buck isn’t a simple question. Last week we asked you for your favorites, then looked at the five best ebook readers.
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Rediscovered Dr. Seuss book to be published this summer

A never-before-seen Dr. Seuss story titled What Pet Should I Get? is being published on July 28th, more than 20 year's after the author's death. The manuscript and illustrations for the book were...
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Antiquarian bookstore continues unhurt by ebook era - Burlington County Times

Antiquarian bookstore continues unhurt by ebook era - Burlington County Times | ebook | Scoop.it
The Old Book Shop, which stocks mostly nonfiction titles,does most of its business on the Internet.
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Become A Kindle Publisher to Make Money Online

Become A Kindle Publisher to Make Money Online | ebook | Scoop.it
A great option to make money online is to publish books on the Amazon kindle store as a kindle publi...

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Peter Azzopardi's curator insight, January 6, 2015 5:47 PM

To publish an e-book as a kindle publisher is not as difficult as it looks to be. All it needs for the writers is to follow a strategy to publish their e-books.

 

Thanks to @Usman Chaudhary for article.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The State of Ebooks

INFOGRAPHIC: The State of Ebooks | ebook | Scoop.it
As we've noted before, ebooks continue to lag behind print books in sales. While ebooks are clearly not going to disappear, the sales of ebooks have been slowing for some time and now seem to be st...

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US Judge approves $450 mn deal in Apple ebook suit - Zee News

US Judge approves $450 mn deal in Apple ebook suit - Zee News | ebook | Scoop.it
A US judge signed off Friday on Apple`s $450 million legal deal to compensate consumers harmed by an illegal price-fixing conspiracy for electronic books.
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Kindle Original vs Kindle Voyage - Boing Boing

Kindle Original vs Kindle Voyage - Boing Boing | ebook | Scoop.it
Jason Weisberger finally upgraded. Did seven years make much difference? The answer will probably not surprise you, but the details might.
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What We Can Learn From The Adobe E-Reader Mess - EFF

What We Can Learn From The Adobe E-Reader Mess - EFF | ebook | Scoop.it
Earlier this month we wrote about potential malicious behavior in Adobe's e-reader software, “Digital Editions.” There were several independent reports claiming that Adobe's software was sending back to Adobe–in the clear–a list of books read in...
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Infographic: E-Books By The Numbers

Infographic: E-Books By The Numbers | ebook | Scoop.it
This chart gives an overview of the e-book industry.

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Librarians Are Dedicated to User Privacy. The Tech They Have to Use Is Not. - Slate Magazine (blog)

Librarians Are Dedicated to User Privacy. The Tech They Have to Use Is Not. - Slate Magazine (blog) | ebook | Scoop.it
Adobe has made it extremely easy for unwanted eyes to read over the shoulders of library patrons. Last week reports surfaced about how Adobe’s Digital Editions e-book software collects and transmits information about readers in plain text.
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Barnes & Noble To Release 10″ Version of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook - Android Headlines - Android News

Barnes & Noble To Release 10″ Version of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook - Android Headlines - Android News | ebook | Scoop.it
It seems that every major retailer that focuses on selling e-books has developed their own e-reader device to go along with them.  Considering that billion
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Managing digital continuity - The National Archives

Managing digital continuity - The National Archives | ebook | Scoop.it
To help you to ensure your valuable digital information remains usable over time, we offer a catalogue of guidance, training, and a free file profiling tool called DROID.

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Barnes & Noble to Keep Nook Business - Wall Street Journal

Barnes & Noble to Keep Nook Business - Wall Street Journal | ebook | Scoop.it
Barnes & Noble said Thursday that it plans to spin off its college bookstore unit from its retail and Nook operations, scrapping a plan that included spinning off its struggling e-book business.
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Charlotte's Web e-Book Finally Available March 7th - Good E-Reader (blog)

Charlotte's Web e-Book Finally Available March 7th - Good E-Reader (blog) | ebook | Scoop.it
Charlotte’s Web is a seminal book in most peoples lives and so far has been unavailable as an e-book. This is poised to change March 7th 2015 when Charlotte's
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E-Books Are Damaging Your Health: Why We Should All Start Reading Paper ... - Medical Daily

E-Books Are Damaging Your Health: Why We Should All Start Reading Paper ... - Medical Daily | ebook | Scoop.it
E-books are more damaging to your physical and mental health than you might think, which is why we should all go back to using paper books.
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Will e-Books Overtake Print in 2018? | eLearning Mind

Will e-Books Overtake Print in 2018? | eLearning Mind | ebook | Scoop.it
A recent report predicts that consumer e-books will outsell print by 2018. Sounds surprising, right? Read to see why e-Books have been embraced so thoroughly.

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Longform: Why do we measure the value of content by its length?

Longform: Why do we measure the value of content by its length? | ebook | Scoop.it
I remember what an editor I know told a journalist who asked him how long his story should be: "As long as it needs to be," my friend said. Among the…
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Will Paper Books Be Replaced by E-books Soon? This Will Surprise You

Will Paper Books Be Replaced by E-books Soon? This Will Surprise You | ebook | Scoop.it
E-books offer users a unique reading experience. They provide a visual incentive. However, how do they compare with reading the printed version of books.

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abha sood's curator insight, April 7, 2015 12:03 PM

paper books cannot be replaced by any other media. The joy of reading a paper book is still amazing and can not be described in any words.still change is good.atleast when we donot have a paper book choice.

abha sood's curator insight, June 4, 2015 4:16 AM

THE FEEL OF BOOK IN HANDS CANNOT BE REPLACED BY E BOOKS.BUT AS THE TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENT STUDENTS NOWDAYS MOSTLY READING E BOOKS ..

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Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip - Pocket-lint.com

Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip - Pocket-lint.com | ebook | Scoop.it
With tablet devices available in all shapes and prices these days it's amazing that eBook readers are still holding their own. But not only do Amazon's
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Review: Avid readers will love Amazon's Kindle Voyager - Christian Science Monitor

Review: Avid readers will love Amazon's Kindle Voyager - Christian Science Monitor | ebook | Scoop.it
Readers will love Amazon's new Kindle Voyager. With a higher-resolution screen and upgraded features, the Voyager is worth the upgrade.
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The medieval book that can be read six different ways

The medieval book that can be read six different ways | ebook | Scoop.it
A small medieval book from the National Library of Sweden has a special sixfold back to back binding, which allows six books be bound into just one - clever stuff.
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Publishers limiting e-book access, librarians say - Columbus Dispatch

Publishers limiting e-book access, librarians say - Columbus Dispatch | ebook | Scoop.it
Increasing numbers of Ohio public-library patrons download e-books while rarely visiting the libraries themselves.
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Google Inbox review: Are you ready for a better way to manage communications?

Google Inbox review: Are you ready for a better way to manage communications? | ebook | Scoop.it
After using Gmail for nearly 10 years, the new Inbox app is the most radical change I've seen yet. It works well if you buy into the task-centric approach but may…
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Your E-Book Is Reading You

Your E-Book Is Reading You | ebook | Scoop.it
Digital-book publishers and retailers now know more about their readers than ever before. How that's changing the experience of reading.
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