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Why Public Libraries Matter: And How They Can Do More
The digital divide is real, and the economic downturn hurt many working-class families ... libraries are licensing eBooks rather than buying them. But publishers still sell eBooks as if they’re a ... read more
Pullbacks, delays, ad fraud: The story of Facebook's '$500 million' LiveRail acquisition
Now they're major topics of conversation at the advertising industry's biggest events and among the CEOs and chief marketers at the top agencies, platforms, ad-tech vendors ... too stressed" over ... read more
How real books have trumped ebooks
Now, though ... books that were as grey and forgettable as ebooks. It was an era of flimsy paperbacks and Photoshop covers, the publishers’ lack of confidence manifest in the shonkiness of the objects ... read more
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Has Kindle Killed the Book Cover?
In late January, Goldberg tried her hand by presenting at an event on the future of design in digital book publishing, sponsored by AIGA, the professional association for design. She showed off ... ... read more
As demand for e-books soars, libraries struggle to stock their virtual shelves
Frustration is building on all sides: among borrowers who can’t get what they want when they want it; among librarians trying to stock their virtual shelves and working with limited budgets and little ... read more
Hachette CEO Proclaims eBooks are a Stupid Product
Hachette CEO Arnaud Nourry does not like ebooks. In a recent interview he proclaimed that they are a stupid format and his publishing ... if digital books are inexpensive and cheap, they will sell ... read more
Publishers fork out $52m in Apple ebook pricing settlement
And they're also forbidden from adding most-favoured nation clauses, which promise a reseller that they won't give the books to anyone else at a cheaper price, to any agreement on ebooks ... ... read more
Tourism authority to clamp down on unhygienic eateries across State
Taking note of encroachers and vendors serving ... The initiative will kick off at Fort Kochi, Kovalam, and Shangumugham, following which it will be extended to all 25 major tourist destinations in ... read more
Could Cyberwar Cause a Library of Alexandria Event?
The ebook vendors, she wrote, "have total access to your library ebook checkout histories, plus where you left off reading in ... try to collect data on ebooks that don't have DRM. Last October, Adobe ... read more
ProQuest for Everyone: The Udini Service Officially Launches
It is working vigorously to expand Udini’s publisher ... vendors these days, namely how they were handling mobile devices. He responded, “We have designed Udini with an HTML5 presentation layer which ... read more
The Kindle Changed the Book Business. Can It Change Books?
So that's what they built. But the vision quickly felt too small ... for the digital book seems likely to not resemble print at all. Instead, the next step is for authors, publishers, and readers to ... read more