Tag: print vs. e-books

by Julie Keck

1. Why are so many 2016 hopefuls writing e-books? (Ben Schreckinger / Politico) 2. Amazon exec: Here’s why it pays to make your e-books exclusive to us (Laura Hazard Owen / GigaOm) 3. 10 resolutions for a saner Internet—and life (via Jane Friedman) 4. A look ahead to self-publishing in 2015 (Jennifer McCartney / Publishers […] more »

by Julie Keck

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Julie Keck. 1. Rugged, colorful tablets designed for kids (Wired) 2. Kim Dotcom’s Mega announcement (CNN) 3. Wikileaks, via Twitter, names Aaron Swartz as a definite ally, possible source (Mashable) 4. Free-speech ruling extends protection to online firms but not users (AP) 5. […] more »

by Julie Keck

E-Books and Self-Publishing Roundup The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing. 1. Kids are reading e-books twice as often as adults (Digital Book World) 2. Sacred objects: Why printed books will never die (Mashable) 3. Guy Kawasaki on marketing yourself as an author (New Tech City) 4. Self-publishing […] more »