Tag: vook

by Julie Keck

1. Barnes and Noble has lost over $1 billion on Nook (Michael Kozlowski / Good e-Reader) 2. Vook to provide publishers and authors with more (Jeremy Greenfield / Digital Book World) 3. Apple wants to move e-book damages trial (Andrew Albanese / Publishers Weekly) 4. Self-publishing platforms pool marketing resources (Digital Book World) 5. Beyond […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. High stakes if Apple e-books antitrust case goes to trial (Reuters) 2. TOC kicks off, explores the future of the book and the power of publishers (GoodEReader) 3. Serial fiction startup Plympton acquires company that delivers e-book installments by email and RSS (PaidContent.org) 4. Bowker and Vook partner to expand self-publishing services (AppNewser) 5. […] more »

by Carla King

When writers first exchanged pen and paper for word processing systems we didn’t realize how firmly it put us on the path toward self-production and self-publishing. The jury’s still out on whether the creative process was altered for better or worse. Marshall McLuhan, an early media pundit, recognized back in 1962 how “the divorce of […] more »