Ebook publicity checklist, social platform BookLikes launched, Penguin’s pre-trial filing, The Nation starts an ebook program, what the DPLA means for a digital economy and more!
AAP and BISG release BookStats 2013, DOJ not convinced by Apple, Copyright Clearance Center joins Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association, the Italian book market is down over 4% and more!
Ebooks 31% of trade sales for Hachette, ebooks in higher circulation at university libraries in China, publishers focus on direct consumer relationships and much more!
Young Chinese readers say ebook quality is low, Barnes & Noble needs ebooks, scale is a powerful publishing tool, ebooks attract news organizations and more!
Barnes & Noble stock up over 24%, why 24symbols partnered with Zed, African publishers find consumers on their cell phones, China’s English-language ebook market and much more!
Publishers offer free e-textbooks to MOOC students, ebook growth across Asia, Sesame ebooks available on Google Play, Sony launches ebook store in Australia and more!
Librarians respond to Pew study, academic publishers look to big data, publishers’ fate in Borders’ bankruptcy is still uncertain and more!
Sourcebooks’ library experiment, women in book publishing, ebooks in Singapore, Amazon launches app store in China and more!
Simon & Schuster sales down and profits up in Q1, Riffle discovery app launches, Bowker teams up with Smith Publicity and much more!
Ebook growth at 134% in UK, Kindle iOS app features for visually impaired readers, DRM-free imprint sees no uptick in piracy and much more!
HarperCollins launches digital-first mystery line, copyright for the digital age, documentary film explores how digital has changed reading and much more!
How to launch a successful ebook retailer, Readmill integrates with Gumroad, AfriBooks goes global, Arabic e-reading start-up Rufoof and much more!
Bookshout! gets $6 million in funding, Draft2Digital launches as direct competition for Smashwords, South Korea’s ebook market projected to grow 80% this year and much more.
Hachette Digital SVP Maja Thomas to leave company, Is publishing too big to fail?, Apple’s second quarter results, Scholastic Learning Zone takes digital instruction global and more!
Self-publishing is for control freaks, Kindle Singles aren’t making Amazon much money, will Amazon pay sales tax nationwide soon?, and much more!
More on the discipline of audience development, discoverability without borders, Penguin settles European Commission anti-trust probe and much more!
HarperCollins is taking an old-school approach to discovery, why doesn’t Microsoft get tablets?, Flannery Co launches Digital Cerebrum and much more!
Meet–Rachel Van Dyken–the latest self-publishing sensation, publishers building communities online, Sony partners with iDreambooks and much more!
Three forces shaping trade publishing, the state of America’s libraries, Amazon’s new e-comic creation tool, five ways publishers can be more like start-ups and more!
Bezos’ letter to shareholders, Ganxy to enable ebook giveaways, Android tablets gaining market share, self-publishing is 25% of the U.S. ebook market?!, and more!
Kyobo Is to Korea as Amazon Is to the U.S.?, Zola hires a director of international business development, Discovery to explore the future of the classroom, HMH acquires game developer and more!
BajaLibros comes to U.S., Smashwords expands internationally, Bowker goes mobile, there’s a new UK E-singles subscription site and much more!
Barnes & Noble launches Nook Press, e-reading on feature phones, an interview with St. Martin’s Dan Weiss and much more!
Kobo’s doubling down on e-readers, shift to tablets continues, EU okays Penguin-Random House deal, France to digitize 60,000 out-of-print titles and more!
Toshiba launches e-reader in Japan, Random House’s deal with Beth Reekles of the Wattpad community, iPad Five rumors and much more!
Keeping up with the latest technology — what’s a publisher to do?, sad day for litigious Harlequin authors, agency walls crumbling in the UK and much more!
Kobo is selling e-readers direct, Amazon and publishers move to dismiss lawsuit, Bibliocrunch teams up with Wattpad and MediaBistro and much more!
How much did Amazon pay?, Why didn’t anyone else buy it?, Goodreads members as data, Random House parent invests in social media, Kindle Fire getting more advanced and much more!
Goodreads users and Twitter react, overlooking the back-list, Chinese firms gaining in the tablet market, the coolest librarians and more!
Penguin expands ebook lending, UK Gov recommends e-lending, more discounts for Nook, EU to approve Random-Penguin and more!
Ebook sales lag in Europe, Harlequin’s popular author portal, ebooks are a different genre from print, Penguin sues Oregon library and much more!
Barnes & Noble’s Nook giveaway, the reorg at HMH, Arab Publishers Association addresses translation and censorship, teens are going back to print and more!
The global decline in book sales, Bookboard launches on iPad, Open Road partners with Enthrill to fill bulk orders and much more!