DBW14

Disrupting Editorial: A Case for Publisher–Start-Up Content Development

Despite areas where traditional publishers are seeking outside support and the plethora of start-ups emerging to provide it, partnerships between the two remain limited. If it stays that way, publishers may ultimately have more to lose. One solution? Open up the editorial process to out-of-house input. Findings from a recent study presented during the...

Kobo Eats Sony

Kobo scoops up Sony's customers, how Barnes & Noble could wind down the Nook, an exclusive free ebook of DBW14 highlights, Amazon's next steps toward a gaming console and much more.

Photo Highlights from the 2014 Digital Book Awards

The Digital Book Awards recognize innovation, creativity and excellence in all aspects of digital book publishing. Winners of the 2014 Digital Book Awards were announced at a gala dinner in New York City hosted by LeVar Burton on Monday, January 13, 2013. Here are a few highlights from the evening. Publishers, authors, agents and digital...

Winners of 2014 Digital Book Awards Announced at Gala Dinner Hosted by LeVar Burton

The Digital Book Awards recognize innovation, creativity and excellence in all aspects of digital book publishing. Each year, award winners and finalists in 15 categories demonstrate fresh thinking, inspired design, and bold technology integration, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in this constantly evolving publishing arena. The awards encompass all forms of digital publishing...

Shatzkin Takes the Measure of Industry Change Since DBW Launch in 2010

“When we started DBW, there was very little questioning of what a book actually was,” recalled Mike Shatzkin, CEO of The Idea Logical Company and conference council chair of Digital Book World 2014, where he shared reflections on the industry this morning in New York City. That’s changed, and with it, the business of...