ebooks

Jun
19
Amazon relies on your own laziness

Amazon relies on your own laziness

Getting my fix of futurology cheaper than Amazon provides it…
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Oct
04
Are ebook sales really in decline?

Are ebook sales really in decline?

Some sobering news for ebook enthusiasts in the New York Times: Sales of adult books fell by 10.3 percent
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Dec
22
One man's passionate rejection of the Kindle

One man's passionate rejection of the Kindle

The best argument I’ve seen for not owning a Kindle Books don’t just contain stories. Each individual book
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Jul
18

Kindle Unlimited: the Spotify or Netflix of books

Well, it was rumoured earlier in the week, and now it’s official: Amazon has announced Kindle Unlimited in the
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Apr
26

Why is ebook publishing so badly supported?

One of the few Kickstarters I’ve backed was the one for a hardback book of the best of The
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Oct
22

Why the book might be getting shorter

Interesting analysis of how Kindle Singles, and other short ebooks might be the future: The greatest aspect of Kindle Singles
1 min read
Jul
01

People love genre ebooks

Talking of eBooks, it appears that some categories of books are booming in digital formats: “Certain categories [of eBooks] have
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Jul
01

The cozy glow of format nostalgia

There’s an interesting post on Teleread by Chris Meadows that digs into the reflexive dislike of eReaders that many
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Nov
21
Matter: is its long-form science journalism worth reading?

Matter: is its long-form science journalism worth reading?

How is Kickstarted long-form science journalism startup Medium performing? Pretty well, so far…
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Aug
06
The UK eBook tipping point

The UK eBook tipping point

paidContent UK: About two years after Kindle launched in the United Kingdom, Amazon UK says it is now selling 114
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