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And The Winner Is… Best eBook Reading App - Cult of Mac

And The Winner Is… Best eBook Reading App - Cult of Mac | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Cult of Mac And The Winner Is… Best eBook Reading App Cult of Mac Though it has become apparent in recent years that there is a slight fall in the growth of eBook sales (particularly so in 2013), eBooks are still far too compelling to die out, and...
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Between Traditional and Self-Publishing, a 'Third Way'

Between Traditional and Self-Publishing, a 'Third Way' | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
A hybrid publisher makes her case for third-way publishing, blending elements of both traditional and self-publishing.
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Goodreads Adds Kindle eBook Previews - The Digital Reader

Goodreads Adds Kindle eBook Previews - The Digital Reader | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Goodreads has made many changes since it joined Amazon’s evil ebook empire early last year, and late last week they added one which many readers and authors will appreciate. From over on the Goodreads blog: Don’t judge a book by its cover…judge it by what’s inside with our new Preview feature, which launches today! With Preview, you …
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WeRead Launches Nepal's First Native eBookstore - The Digital Reader

WeRead Launches Nepal's First Native eBookstore - The Digital Reader | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
The major ebook platforms might be focusing on Europe and the larger countries in Asia, but that’s not the whole of the industry.
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Companies to create new eBook distribution channel across mobile devices

Companies to create new eBook distribution channel across mobile devices | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it

 Wowio, Inc. (OTCBB:WWIO), a technology development and digital media company with a patented process and a proprietary mobile ad-delivery platform that will disrupt the eBook distribution landscape,  today announced that the company has entered into a license agreement with Lookhu, Inc. to distribute ad-sponsored eBooks on a new channel on Lookhu’s mobile distribution platform.


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Ebook news – these 7 sites will keep you well-informed

Ebook news – these 7 sites will keep you well-informed | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Looking for best ebook news sources? Try The Digital Reader, Good E-reader, Pub Perspectives, GalleyCat, Digital Book World, TeleRead, and Publishers Weekly.
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Sitios para estar informados sobre las novedades del mercado de los libros electrónicos.

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The Long Road of Self-Publishing

The Long Road of Self-Publishing | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
YA author and blogger Lorca Damon shares her perspective on self-publishing and how it can (sometimes) be about more than just selling books. Her experience as a parent inspired and informed the writing of her book, Knowing Autism.
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Fixing the Broken Textbooks Report (pdf)

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"The single most  effective thing for  campuses, states, and  the federal government  to do is to provide  faculty with the resources they need to  make the switch to  open textbooks.”

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Licensing In China: A Two-Way Street | Digital Book World

Licensing In China: A Two-Way Street | Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
As I come to the end of a very busy and productive Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF), there have been many lessons to reflect on in what has been a
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Smart bookworms read on simple e-readers - and the latest model is the best ... - Daily Mail

Smart bookworms read on simple e-readers - and the latest model is the best ... - Daily Mail | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Smart bookworms read on simple e-readers - and the latest model is the best ... Daily Mail The Nook, with a bed-reading light as powerful as the ones used to highlight German bombers during the Blitz, is just £89.
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Publishing Options for Women During Jane Austen's Time

Publishing Options for Women During Jane Austen's Time | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Novels during the early Regency were geared toward the female reader; therefore, the door opened, if only a crack, for the female writer to step through. The female writers of the time assisted Jan...
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Bookless library opened by new US university - The Guardian

Bookless library opened by new US university - The Guardian | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
The Guardian Bookless library opened by new US university The Guardian "The ability to read, absorb, manage and search digital documents and conduct digital research are skills of growing importance in industry," she said, with the new digital-only...
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Library lending drops, ebook demand soars - The Dominion Post

Library lending drops, ebook demand soars - The Dominion Post | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
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Library lending drops, ebook demand soars
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Wellingtonians are going online to find their latest reading material, with fewer visiting the city's libraries while the number of ebooks being downloaded soars.
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dotEPUB — download any webpage as an e-book

Tool for automatic conversion to the main e-book formats: bookmarklet, Chrome and Firefox extension, widget and API (Create an epub book from a webpage for free, no registration needed.
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Libraries helping authors with e-publishing

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A partnership between the Henderson County Public Library and the Daviess County Public Library is aiming to help new writers find a market with electronic publishing.
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Global e-Book Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Amazon.com, Apple, Barnes ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Global e-Book Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Amazon.com, Apple, Barnes ... - PR Newswire (press release) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Global e-Book Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Amazon.com, Apple, Barnes ...
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E-books are books available in a digital format, which allows readers to access content anywhere and anytime using their handheld devices.
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How to Choose the Right eReader for Your Needs - RosettaBooks Blog

How to Choose the Right eReader for Your Needs - RosettaBooks Blog | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
How do we, as a publisher and as an industry, convince consumers to switch from print to digital books? If we want consumers to transition from print to digital, we have to make digital a superior reading experience to print.
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Free digital textbooks available through state Dept. of Education | AccessNorthGa

Free digital textbooks available through state Dept. of Education | AccessNorthGa | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it

ATLANTA - As the 2014-2015 school year begins, the state Department of Education announces that teachers, school leaders, parents and students should be aware that they can access free, interactive digital textbooks through the Georgia Department of Education’s website.


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Library program encourages self-publishing - messenger-inquirer

Library program encourages self-publishing - messenger-inquirer | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Library program encourages self-publishing messenger-inquirer Before the ebook revolution, the absence of self-published books in public library collections was a matter of shelf space and low demand for independent authors, said Daviess County...
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Huddle unveils secure cloud publishing and reader analytics platform

Huddle unveils secure cloud publishing and reader analytics platform | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Enhanced services will help enterprises track corporate documents from creation to distribution (Huddle unveils secure cloud publishing and reader analytics platform http://t.co/YSsDIlfh3a via @V3_co_uk)...
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Internet Archive Posts Millions of Images from Old Books

Internet Archive Posts Millions of Images from Old Books | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
If you’re up for taking a trip down memory lane, this new Flickr photostream has got you covered. The Internet Archive teamed up with a researcher to upload images from...
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How The Digital Revolution Can Fix Scientific Publishing And Speed Up Discoveries | TechCrunch

How The Digital Revolution Can Fix Scientific Publishing And Speed Up Discoveries | TechCrunch | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Scientific, Technical, and Medical (STM) publishing is big business. It generates $19 billion in revenue per year, the majority of which is earned by a few..
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With the Samsung Galaxy Tab Nook, The Best E-Reader For Comics Takes a ... - Comicbook.com (blog)

With the Samsung Galaxy Tab Nook, The Best E-Reader For Comics Takes a ... - Comicbook.com (blog) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Comicbook.com (blog) With the Samsung Galaxy Tab Nook, The Best E-Reader For Comics Takes a ... Comicbook.com (blog) An exception tends to be when a new Nook or Kindle hits the market, and we make an attempt to at least take a look.
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How True An Account Is The Book 'Accidental Billionaires' By Ben Mezrich? - Forbes

How True An Account Is The Book 'Accidental Billionaires' By Ben Mezrich? - Forbes | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
How True An Account Is The Book 'Accidental Billionaires' By Ben Mezrich?
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Le French Book Partners with Bookshout! For Ebook Promotions - Broadway World

Le French Book Partners with Bookshout! For Ebook Promotions - Broadway World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Le French Book Partners with Bookshout! For Ebook Promotions
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BookShout! Is a direct-to-consumer ebook platform focussed on creating new sales channels and powering ebook sales from nearly any website.
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There Is One New Book On Amazon Every Five Minutes | TechCrunch

There Is One New Book On Amazon Every Five Minutes | TechCrunch | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
In an interesting post, writer Claude Nougat estimated the total number of books on Amazon - about 3.4 million at last count (a number that could include..
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