For the past few years, both the California State University and the University of California libraries have been experimenting with packages that replace paper books with e-books…
September 2014 Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited — a Netflix-for-books — in the UK Amazon is launching its Kindle Unlimited ebooks subscription service in the UK, following its US debut in July.
They’ll be selected from quality items on a planet-wide range of reputable websites available in English.
This way, we’ll be able to keep you up to date with many more developments in the world of digital books and e-reading, on a truly global basis. Ulmart, Russia’s largest online store, started offering subscriptions today for Bookmate with unlimited access to electronic books for 150 rubles () a month.
The service, which costs Ј7.99 a month, offers unlimited access to a catalogue of more than 650,000 ebooks, as well as more than 2,000 audiobooks from Amazon’s Audible subsidiary…Amazon says that authors will be paid each time someone reads more than 10% of one of their books through the new service….
An inquiry into the market for electronic books (e-books) in the UK should be launched, the Publishers Association has said.
Instead of offering a limited set of our own reports for your information and reading pleasure, we’re presenting a larger number of news lead-ins sourced from all around the globe.
For an ebook distributor to succeed in a developing market they need to adapt to methodologies, in particular payment mechanisms, already prevalent in that market…
What book-lover hasn’t at least thought about bringing his e-reader into the bath, shower, or even the pool? But bathtub reading isn’t a problem with the new 0 Kobo Aura H2O, a waterproof E Ink e-reader that can survive being dunked in more than 3 feet of water for 30 minutes…
The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) has launched a new e-book on the psychological techniques of Asia-South Pacific’s best athletes.
The millennial generation may not have heard of Malayalam novelist Pamman, but his novels that titillated young Malayalees in the 1970s and 80s are once again selling like hot cakes, thanks to an app that sells the ebook versions cheap.
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When people wondered what use reading history is, Chinese philosopher Confucius had said, «If you want to be futuristic, read and understand history to better comprehend the present».