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How much should e-books cost?

A judge has ruled that Apple conspired to set e-book prices. How much are consumers willing to spend on e-books?
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On French and German Attitudes to Book Prices

On French and German Attitudes to Book Prices | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
The French and German attitudes toward book prices originate in their long-standing cultural view on the importance of books as a bastion of culture.
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Driving Innovation in Digital Learning | Digital Book World

Driving Innovation in Digital Learning | Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt CEO Linda Zecher on driving technological change in K-12 publishing, why Amazon is making peace with publishers and more news.
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Will eBook Readers Use VPN Services in Europe to Save on VAT in 2015? - Good E-Reader (blog)

Will eBook Readers Use VPN Services in Europe to Save on VAT in 2015? - Good E-Reader (blog) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Starting in January 2015 VAT prices on e-Books will be changing all over Europe. The big change that is occurring is the amount of VAT you will pay will be
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How to Backup Amazon Kindle Ebooks - NDTV

How to Backup Amazon Kindle Ebooks - NDTV | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Want to store an offline backup of your Amazon Kindle Ebooks? This tutorial has you covered.
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E-Book Legal Restrictions Are Screwing Over Blind People - Wired

E-Book Legal Restrictions Are Screwing Over Blind People - Wired | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
For more than a decade, the visually-impaired have been locked in an excruciatingly slow and circuitous battle against US copyright laws.
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The Children’s Book Market has Grown 44% in the last Decade

The Children’s Book Market has Grown 44% in the last Decade | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Children are reading in record numbers in the last decade, which has propelled billion dollar properties such as Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, Twilight,
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State Library of Kansas Partners with Total BooX - Library Journal

State Library of Kansas Partners with Total BooX - Library Journal | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
State Library of Kansas Partners with Total BooX Library Journal Although all of the Big Five now sell licenses to libraries, Kirchner said that he still feels that there is too much complexity in the library ebook market.
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Cory Doctorow lays down ‘Laws for the Internet Age’

Cory Doctorow lays down ‘Laws for the Internet Age’ | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Doctorow, who has given away his creative and intellectual work on the Internet for many years, has now published a book with his rationale for doing so.
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Oyster Signs e-Book Deal with Bloomsbury - Good E-Reader (blog)

Oyster Signs e-Book Deal with Bloomsbury - Good E-Reader (blog) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Oyster has just signed an e-Book deal with Bloomsbury that will see 1,000 titles added to the US only platform. Some interesting reads include Salvage the
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Four Ways to Think Long Term in Indie Publishing | Indie Author News

Four Ways to Think Long Term in Indie Publishing | Indie Author News | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Four Ways to Think Long Term in Indie Publishing | Indie Author News - LinkPlugging | LinkPlug
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How to Grow Your Self-Publishing Book Business - eBooks India

How to Grow Your Self-Publishing Book Business - eBooks India | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Been running your self-publishing venture for a while and now looking to grow your business? If so, this article will help you move in the right direction.
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Airlines Start Adopting eBooks, Magazines and Newspapers

Airlines Start Adopting eBooks, Magazines and Newspapers | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
North American and European airlines have adopted the gate to gate use of e-readers, smartphones and tablets. One of the big problems is that your devices

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What Books Do for the Human Soul: The Four Psychological Functions of Great Literature

What Books Do for the Human Soul: The Four Psychological Functions of Great Literature | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
"Writers open our hearts and minds, and give us maps to our own selves."

The question of what reading does for the human soul is an etern
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Publishing Sales Execs Consider the Future of Book Pricing

Publishing Sales Execs Consider the Future of Book Pricing | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
A trio of international publishing sales executives reflect on the different attitudes toward book pricing across the world, wondering what the future holds.
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Reading An eBook Just Before Bedtime Can Be Bad For You - Business Insider Australia

Reading An eBook Just Before Bedtime Can Be Bad For You - Business Insider Australia | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Using an iPad to read a book in the hours before bedtime can be bad for overall health and alertness, according to s study.
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Macmillan Strikes an Ebook Deal with Amazon, Explores Subscriptions - Digital Book World

Macmillan Strikes an Ebook Deal with Amazon, Explores Subscriptions - Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Macmillan CEO John Sargent announces a new distribution agreement with Amazon that restores agency ebook pricing. Macmillan will also explore subscription ebook services.
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Why All Publishers Should Watch the Academic Market | Digital Book World

Why All Publishers Should Watch the Academic Market | Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
One industry insider speculates whether the next wave of digital publishing innovation will come from the academic market.
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Worldreader on Book Donations in the Digital Age - Publishing Perspectives

Worldreader on Book Donations in the Digital Age - Publishing Perspectives | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Dani Zacarias of Worldreader argues book donations have a dramatic impact on the developing world and it is both easier and cheaper in the digital age.
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Online Self-Publishing Website For eBooks - NOOK Press

Online Self-Publishing Website For eBooks - NOOK Press | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
NOOK Press is an online self-publishing website for independent publishers and authors. It allows users to write new Projects, edit existing manuscripts, and sell their ebooks online.
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Macmillan Intends on Entering e-Book Subscription Market - Good E-Reader (blog)

Macmillan Intends on Entering e-Book Subscription Market - Good E-Reader (blog) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Macmillan has announced that they intend on entering the e-Book subscription model business, in an attempt to broaden its distribution channels. CEO John
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Kids' ebook library now online - Maryville Daily Forum

Kids' ebook library now online - Maryville Daily Forum | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
With technology comes opportunity, and when it comes to ebooks for kids, the Maryville Public Library is taking advantage of what technology has to offer.
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Formatting Grand Images in eBook with Kindle Gets Simple with These 6 Tips, Business

Formatting Grand Images in eBook with Kindle Gets Simple with These 6 Tips, Business | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
This write-up HabileData share primarily lays a focus on some of the important few tips to ensure the images you are using for your eBook are ready for an eRead..., Formatting Grand Images in eBook with Kindle Gets Simple with These 6 Tips, Business.
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How Reading Books Reduces Stress and Makes You Smarter at the Same Time - Entrepreneur

How Reading Books Reduces Stress and Makes You Smarter at the Same Time - Entrepreneur | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Books are relaxing and improve intelligence in more ways than just imparting knowledge.
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6 Things An Author Should Look For in An Indie eBookstore ⋆ The Digital Reader

6 Things An Author Should Look For in An Indie eBookstore ⋆ The Digital Reader | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
6 Things An Author Should Look For in An Indie eBookstore ebookstore news If you've been reading the ebook news lately then I'm sure you know all about the reaction by Kobo, Amazon, and B&N when "news" broke that they were se...
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iVerse Inks Digital Deal With DC, Adds DRM-Free and Rentals - Publishers Weekly

iVerse Inks Digital Deal With DC, Adds DRM-Free and Rentals - Publishers Weekly | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
iVerse has signed DC Comics to a digital distribution deal via its ComicsPlus app, and has announced other significant upgrades that make it a more attractive option for digital comics consumers.
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