A new line of tablets and e-readers quietly enters the market, Amazon outbids Google for “.buy” domain, Nook and ‘The Bookseller’ boost self-published authors, UK publishers lodge antitrust complaints against Amazon and much more.
How Apple’s iOS 8 could shift the e-reading terrain by adding many more iBooks customers, future-proofing ebooks, rumors of a new Kindle on the horizon, inside Amazon’s new Kindle Direct payouts and much more.
The mixed blessings of self-publishing’s speed to market, another great week for Penguin Random House best-sellers, value-added taxes on European ebooks, HarperCollins helps indies during the holidays and more.
Authors United appeals to Amazon directors, BookShout expands retail network, HarperCollins bolsters DRM, global ebook market forecast to continue growth, UK gains new digital textbook platform and much more.
Evaluating recent arguments about the Amazon-Hachette dispute, the fading myth of the solitary author, high praise for the Kobo Aura H2O, using Tumblr for book marketing, ebook innovation in Vancouver and more.
Vook acquires short-form ebook start-up Byliner, India’s tremendous ebook potential, the New York Times launches new monthly best-seller lists, Amazon UK expands, Colorado libraries rethink catalogs and more.
A new study finds reading and library use are strong among younger Americans, HarperCollins enters the Chinese book market, Barnes & Noble bemoans ebook prices, new leadership at Andrews McMeel and more.
Tracking Nook’s steady decline and forecasting what comes next, two new iPhones ideal for e-reading but no Apple mention of ebooks, Rakuten pushes intol the U.S. market, an upset on the ebook best-seller list, trade sales dip at Wiley and much more.
Amazon discounts Fire Phone to $0.99 ahead of Apple product launch, new leadership at Sesame Workshop, Rakuten stocks dip after Kobo Aura H2O rollout, Adobe Digital Editions goes EPUB3 and more.
Writing content to make use of digital capabilities, James Frey launches ebook publishing venture, Hachette author slams Amazon, Kobo rolls out ‘Gone Girl’ contest, Apple’s latest legal woes and more.
A checklist for authors’ web strategies, Amazon gambles on children’s self-publishing, Authors United plans its next move, leading data scientist joins Digital Book World conference lineup and much more.
Two new tools for self-publishing children’s books, Amazon’s CFO resigns, executive staffing changes at Penguin Random House and Verso, Oyster poaches Amazon books editor and much more.
Taking stock of the fast-evolving subscription ebook world, Penguin Random House continues strong showing on ebook best-seller list, Samsung doubles down on publishing, Txtr gets onto web browsers and much more.
Young-adult hits drive the publisher’s half-year earnings, getting into China’s booming book market, the latest on the ebook pricing debate, analyzing Amazon’s Twitch buy and new Japan playbook and more.
With new production tools come new quality challenges, debating whether the Fire Phone has failed already, Amazon’s foray into Brazil’s print market, harnessing libraries’ promotional power and more.
How ebook designers can impact what comes next, Amazon widens cloud storage access and gains support for drone delivery, Audible gets into discovery, digital opportunities in Latin America and more.
Inside Kobo’s new Aura H2O ereader, Penguin Random House’s summer successes with best-selling ebooks, publishing salaries inch upward, a Florida university debuts an ebook-only library and more.
One expert’s suggestion for getting customers to pay more for digital content, a study says smartphone users aren’t downloading new apps, Amazon buys video-streaming service Twitch, Pentian’s growing appeal and more.
Confronting the organizational challenges to evolving strategically, forecasting the death of dedicated e-readers, a second look at the latest Nook, top authors sound off on virtues of print and much more.
What to watch for as ebooks enter their adolescence, Apple could be slyly needling Amazon through the iBooks store, rumors of a new waterproof Kobo device, Amazon to sell physical books in Brazil and more.
An inconclusive new study on print and ebook reading comprehension, Barnes & Noble’s new Nook tablet, Google and Ingram challenge Amazon, Paul Ryan comments on Amazon-Hachette war and more.
Media tie-ins and best-selling ebooks, Blurb helps get indie authors into bookstores, a new study on e-reading retention, the latest Nook hits stores, Kensington goes exclusive with Books-A-Million and more.
Retooling marketing strategies for the digital era, Amazon’s retort to German authors, “sorceress” turns songstress on Pottermore, Firebrand’s new ebook QA tool, tips for making book apps and much more.
Tallying the publishers with the most best-selling ebooks so far this year, Kindle head Russ Grandinetti’s role in the publishing world, Bezos-owned Washington Post briefly adds Amazon ‘buy’ button, how cheap books could hurt readers and much more.
Accounting for the steady rise in prices of best-selling ebooks, Amazon’s gamble on customer loyalty, the Colbert Report’s hand in boosting books, Orwell’s estate responds to Amazon, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt grows and more.
Getting acquainted with the new production technologies, weighing the future of digital content development, Rosetta Books moves to reinvent print models, Amazon’s campus expansion and more.
Navigating the latest challenges in digital publishing, Penguin Random House dominates ebook best-seller list, authors’ stakes in the Amazon-Hachette feud, BiblioBoard expands its catalog and more.
Analyzing the logic behind some indie authors’ support for Amazon, HarperCollins gears up to square off against Amazon next, OverDrive launches worldwide “Read an Ebook Day” and much more.
Amazon’s latest volley in the ongoing dispute, more from Hachette CEO Michael Pietsch, authors weigh in on Amazon-Hachette standoff, a history of ReadersUnited.com, Amazon turns up pressure on Disney and more.
Inside the latest earnings report from HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster pleased with ebook subscription services, the Perseus-Ingram-Hachette deal falls through and much more.
The e-tailer launches a same-day delivery service, an alternative perspective on the ideal bookstore, Brazilian bookstore chain to sell e-readers, Nook With Glowlight comes to the UK and much more.
Movie tie-ins in the ebook era, an upset on this week’s ebook best-seller list, print production’s 2013 decline, a new ebook start-up in India, what to expect for Kindle’s near future and much more.
The logic behind Simon & Schuster’s new video series, O’Reilly acquires Pearson’s stake in Safari, Ingram’s operations deal with Chegg, why the Amazon-Hachette war could drag on and much more.