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How the Simon & Schuster–Amazon Deal Changes the Math

Rich Bellis

Rounding up all the speculation on the agreement’s terms and what comes next for Hachette and others, new ebook service Blloon aims to undersell subscription providers, Tolino enters Italy, Bookspan reboots and expands and more.

Why Vook Is Still Betting on Short-Form Ebooks

Rich Bellis

Ebook publishers live and die by data, the year’s mergers and acquisitions in the book start-up world, Bilbary a casualty of the Amazon-Hachette feud, Bertelsmann buys an educational tech firm and much more.

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Derrick Schultz

Browser-Based Ebook Publishing: How Come and How-To

Derrick Schultz

In the past few years we’ve seen the sales figures of tablets and phones begin to eclipse those of the e-ink ...

Vishal Jindal

Facing Higher Education Challenges: Publishers Rethink Student Experience Lifecycle

Vishal Jindal

This content is sponsored by HCL Technologies. The higher education world is going through an uncertain period. Rising ...

Marcello Vena

Big Data: Dispelling the Myths About One of Publishing’s Hottest Buzzwords

Marcello Vena

Introduction Big data was one of Frankfurt Book Fair’s hottest topics of discussion this year among digital ...

Rich Bellis

Digital Book World 2015 Agenda Evolves With Publishing Industry

Rich Bellis

I joined the Digital Book World team just weeks before the 2014 Conference + Expo kicked off in New York City last ...

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