A new survey of readers in New Zealand, as reported by Stuff.co.nz, demonstrates that readers still prefer print over digital or audiobooks when it comes to (Studies Still Show Print Edging Out Digital for Reading Preference
Do We Need Consumer Protection for eBooks? Good E-Reader (blog) In the last few years we have seen BooksonBoard, Diesel eBooks, FictionWise, JManga, Scholastic Storia, and the Sony Reader Store all shutter their doors.
Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited Journal and Courier Weeks ago, as I was reviewing Scribd and Oyster, I asked colleagues to suggest books that ought to be on such services. I also added titles from my own wish list.
TechCrunch With Apple's Novel Acquisition, A Chance To Reinvent The Book TechCrunch Apple's acquisition of BookLamp, a Boise, Idaho-based startup billed as a “Pandora for Books,” is a key move in the battle over the future of our printed-and-bound...
[Press Release] Amazon Customers Become Designers with New 3D Printed Products Store Offering Customizable Fashion Accessories, Toys, Home Décor and ("Amazon Expands Self-Publishing to 3D Printing" via @digibookworld
How to Market Your Kindle Ebook in 10 Steps // Congrats! You’re about to publish your ebook on Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). Maybe it’s your first, maybe it’s your tenth. But wait - before you hit...
After months of rumors and a leak earlier this week, Amazon officially unveiled its entrance into the ebook subscription market today with Kindle Unlimited, a service that offers readers access to 600,000 ebooks and audiobooks for $9.99 a month.
From author Andrew Updegrove: At some point in the last two years self-publishing became accepted as a real, and even preferable, route over the traditional path. That’s great news, but it’s only the first step.
BBC News E-book loan record for libraries in Northern Ireland BBC News Libraries NI marketing officer Julie Campbell said 446 books were downloaded in a single day for reading on tablet computers and mobile devices.
A look at trends in reading and consumer spending makes it doubtful that more than a small percentage of authors can earn a living from their books. (Do #indie publishing success stories giving #authors false hope?
Step by step how to recommend ebooks to your local library if they're on Overdrive and are distributed by Smashwords (Digital Lending ~ How To Recommend #eBooks To Your# Library – 5 Simple Steps via @FutureOfInk