Tag: penguin

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. More than 50 percent of libraries report flat or reduced budgets (GalleyCat) 2. New York public libraries to get Penguin e-books (WSJ) 3. Bookstores in France are doing just fine (NYT) 4. Author uses Facebook Timeline to craft novel (GalleyCat) [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Penguin discontinues library-book downloads for Kindle users (PCWorld) 2. International publisher alliance shuts down piracy site (The Bookseller) 3. Whitney Houston’s death triggers flood of new Kindle e-book releases (Los Angeles Times) 4. UK magazine publishers report e-edition sales with [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Rodale, Time and other publishers get hit with privacy lawsuits (Online Media Daily) 2. Penguin cuts ties with e-library distributor OverDrive (paidContent) 3. Nielsen: Number of TV ‘cord cutters’ increases (Lost Remote) 4. WSJ uses Pinterest, Instagram to cover Fashion [...] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. For their children, many e-book fans insist on paper (New York Times) 2. Thirteen ways to jumpstart digital revenue (FOLIO:) 3. Mobile devices boost magazine reading (MediaPost) 4. Five lessons on using e-books for news (Poynter) 5. Amazon taps self-published authors for Kindle lending library (paidContent) 6. Challenge for publishers in [...] more »