Tagged: ebooks

Bring on the browser books

I'd like to start this month's editor's musings with a personal rising-from-the-ashes anecdote. One of the other jobs I juggle alongside my role at FutureBook... Read more

Is the e-book a dead format?

Ten years after the first Kindle was released, and with sales declining, Simon Rowberry examines the future of the e-book. Read more

How innovative do students want their books?

Kingston Uni and The Pigeonhole collaborated on a physical/digital reading project for new students. Here's what they discovered. Read more

Fast-growing PublishDrive takes on "unreliable, non-transparent" ebook market

Two years in, and Budapest-based ebook publishing platform PublishDrive is becoming a contender with marketing tools, audiobooks and "earn as you sell". Read more

Can Custos use Bitcoins to sink ebook piracy?

Move over DRM and watermarking: if this startup has its way, your ebooks could soon be protected by Bitcoin bounty hunters. Read more

The digital model that treats books like magazines

The digital revolution has been something of an asteroid for the whole publishing industry, but it has presented particularly gnarly challenges to libraries, colleges and... Read more

Startup of the week: Orson & Co

Frustrated with ebooks' failure to live up to their early promise, the team behind Orson & Co believe they've created "the literary equivalent of the... Read more

Author Earnings: Springtime for UK indie ebooks

Welcome to the UK, Author Earnings Unlike the US, where collective indie ebook earnings long ago surpassed that of all Big Five authors combined, in... Read more

When rights go wrong: A #FutureChat recap

Post-Chatterie Following our #FutureChat on Is 'out of print' running out of time? , a couple of additional communications arrived, each worth note. From an... Read more

Wolfgang Fuchs: What publishing might learn from gaming and DRM

For a second time, the Frankfurt Book Fair and Gamescom have invited representatives of book publishing to Cologne to see what is billed as the... Read more

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