Tag: harry potter

by Julie Keck

1. The strategic use of book giveaways and how they can increase earnings potential (via Jane Friedman) 2. The death of the artist—and the birth of the creative entrepreneur (William Deresiewicz / The Atlantic) 3. Amazon releases Kindle Convert, its first paid conversion app for the Kindle (via Ink, Bits & Pixels) 4. Competition in […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. 1 in 5 U.S. adults have read an e-book in the past year (Pew Internet Libraries) 2. Apple appears hesitant to settle in price-fixing investigations into e-books (Reuters) 3. More than $1.5 million worth of Harry Potter e-books sold in three […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. The real issue behind the DOJ’s case against Apple and publishers (Wired) 2. Harry Potter e-books now available in libraries (PaidContent) 3. Are e-books essential in the upbringing of kids? (NYT) 4. Consumer awareness of digital books is high, global […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Bay Citizen and CIR officially merge (JimRomenesko.com) 2. Amazon’s Kindle store hits a wall during Harry Potter e-book sale (PaidContent) 3. iPad Newsstand moves $70,000 in sales every day (MinOnline) 4. Journalists: Ban on devices in U.S. Supreme Courtroom is […] more »