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Wikipedia Blackout 101: What exactly are SOPA and PIPA ? 

Wikipedia Blackout 101: What exactly are SOPA and PIPA ?  | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Wikipedia and other websites have taken themselves offline in protest against two anti-piracy bills that are pitting the entertainment industry against the tech world. Here’s our breakdown of what it all means.
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Hyperion CEO Archer: Book Publishing's Broken Business Model | Digital Book World

Hyperion CEO Archer: Book Publishing's Broken Business Model | Digital Book World | ebook experiment | Scoop.it

We spoke with Archer about why advances should go away, building franchises and publishing’s broken business model. "Some people think they’re changing because they’re making a little shift in what they’re doing and what they need to do is make a radical shift..."

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Five things we learned about publishing in 2011 - O'Reilly Radar

Five things we learned about publishing in 2011 - O'Reilly Radar | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
It was a busy and sometimes bruising year for publishing as the industry continued its digital transformation. Here, we take a look at five of the biggest lessons from 2011.
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Comics A.M. | Archie hits Nook Tablet; Stan Lee gets Vanguard ...

Comics A.M. | Archie hits Nook Tablet; Stan Lee gets Vanguard ... | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Digital | Archie Comics announced that its comics will be available on the recently announced Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet. [Archie Comics]. Awards | Stan Lee will receive the Producers Guild of America's 2012 Vanguard ...
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Amazon's new Kindle lending program causes publishing stir

Amazon's new Kindle lending program causes publishing stir | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Amazon: Amazon had approached publishers about participating in the new Kindle Owners' Lending Library for a flat fee -- and many turned them down. Much to their surprise, their books appeared as part of the program anyway.
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Florida Airport Offers 15000 Free Ebooks To Travellers - Booktrade.info

Florida Airport Offers 15000 Free Ebooks To TravellersBooktrade.infoThe Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is offering a great incentive to travel: free ebooks!
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Nook Goes Full Tablet

Nook Goes Full Tablet | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Bookseller Barnes & Noble expanded on its Nook line of handheld devices and unveiled the Nook Tablet on Monday. The company also announced upgrades to its Nook Color, a device that was previously offered as its entry ...
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Download Seven Free Writing eBooks: NaNoWriMo Tip #7 - mediabistro.com

Download Seven Free Writing eBooks: NaNoWriMo Tip #7 - mediabistro.com | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
mediabistro.comDownload Seven Free Writing eBooks: NaNoWriMo Tip #7mediabistro.comFollow this link to download all the free writing eBooks. Write That Book Already!
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Attention Big Six - Time to Revise Those E-Royalty Rates?

Attention Big Six - Time to Revise Those E-Royalty Rates? | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
If, at any time after the effective date of this Agreement, US trade publishing industry electronic media royalties paid to authors are a higher percentage (The changing epublishing world (e.g.ereader makers offering publishing deals directly) should...
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World’s First 3D Video eBook Reaches Apple’s iBookstore - Softpedia

World’s First 3D Video eBook Reaches Apple’s iBookstore - Softpedia | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
World’s First 3D Video eBook Reaches Apple’s iBookstore (World’s First 3D Video eBook Reaches Apple’s iBookstore http://t.co/0l0fIoQs...)...
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Why Apprentice Writers Shouldn't Be Marketers

Why Apprentice Writers Shouldn't Be Marketers | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Should apprentice writers who are just learning the craft really be expected to manage their own PR campaigns?
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When’s the Right Time to Leave Your Big Six Publisher? | Jane Friedman

If you have backlist books that you can reclaim your rights to, it might be time to relaunch those works on your own—and start earning much higher royalties than what your Big Six publisher will pay.
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Amazon in talks with China to bring in Kindle: media | Reuters

Amazon in talks with China to bring in Kindle: media | Reuters | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is in talks with Chinese regulators to bring in its popular e-reader Kindle and its recently announced tablet Kindle Fire, local media reported quoting an Amazon executive.Amazon's (RT @DavidGaughran: Amazon VP:...
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Amazon: Time to start programming your e-books

Amazon: Time to start programming your e-books | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
The release of new Kindle tools to create books using HTML and other Web technology dramatically expands graphics and formatting options. Read this blog post by Stephen Shankland on Deep Tech.
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Shrinking Violet Promotions

Shrinking Violet Promotions | ebook experiment | Scoop.it

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Amazon Publishing to Acquire Marshall Cavendish US Children’s Books Titles | Business Wire

Amazon Publishing to Acquire Marshall Cavendish US Children’s Books Titles | Business Wire | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Amazon.com, Inc.and Marshall Cavendish today announced that Amazon has signed a deal to acquire over 450 titles of its US Children’s trade book...
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Poll: Will You Buy the Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet? - PC Magazine

Poll: Will You Buy the Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet? - PC Magazine | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Fox NewsPoll: Will You Buy the Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet?PC MagazineAmazon's Kindle Fire and Barnes & Noble's Nook Tablet will both be released next week, but if you're in the market for a low-priced tablet, which one is best?
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Holy Publishers, Batman! It's Amazon!

Holy Publishers, Batman! It's Amazon! | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Amazon brokered a deal with DC Comics — the holder of titles featuring the likes of Batman, Superman and the Watchmen — to retain the exclusive e-book-selling rights to 100 titles from its high-profile catalog.
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Nook Tablet vs. Kindle Fire: This is War [PICS]

Nook Tablet vs. Kindle Fire: This is War [PICS] | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
I hope Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was watching the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet unveiling today. If not, he may not know that B&N CEO William Lynch essentially declared war on Amazon's soon-to-ship Kindle Fire Tablet.
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Nook Tablet's Read and Record hands-on (video) -- Engadget

Nook Tablet's Read and Record hands-on (video) -- Engadget | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
The multimedia features on the new Nook Tablet mean more than just watching video and listening to music -- they actually give a bit of.
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How Many Digital Comics Formats Are Too Many? - Publishers Weekly

How Many Digital Comics Formats Are Too Many? - Publishers Weekly | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
New York TimesHow Many Digital Comics Formats Are Too Many?
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» uTales: Crowdsourcing Children’s Book Publishing

» uTales: Crowdsourcing Children’s Book Publishing | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
The children's eBook space is evolving so quickly and changing so fast, this is almost Part 3 of my look at digital books for kids. Last month, GeekDad looked (uTales : Crowdsourcing Children's Book Publishing
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The real gatekeepers in publishing now? Authors.

The real gatekeepers in publishing now? Authors. | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
I already hear the screams.  What about readers?  Agents?  Publishers?   Bookstores?  The aliens from Roswell?  That single book buyer for Wal-Mart?

Let me explain.

For many years the ... (More concrete help-thanks Bob!
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Barnes and Noble Unveils New 'Nook' Tablet for $249 - Moneylife Personal Finance site and magazine

Barnes and Noble Unveils New 'Nook' Tablet for $249 - Moneylife Personal Finance site and magazine | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Barnes and Noble Unveils New 'Nook' Tablet for $249Moneylife Personal Finance site and magazineA few manufacturers are thinking of dabbling in electric- and solar-powered cars. But they have miles to go to pick up the knowhow.
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Amazon Helps Cement HTML5's Place in the Future of Publishing - Technical Writing World

Amazon Helps Cement HTML5's Place in the Future of Publishing - Technical Writing World | ebook experiment | Scoop.it
Marine aviators are using ipads in the cockpit, as well as commercial aviation pilots.
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