Good news for audiobook listeners in the UK. Bardowl is a new iPhone app that lets listeners stream audiobooks on an iPhone for a monthly fee, which works kind of like Netflix for audiobooks. The company is hoping to take on Amazon’s Audible app by pitching itself as “Spotify for audiobooks.”
It could even work as a tool for publishers to help sell eBooks and print titles.
Penguin audiobooks will not be copyright-free, as we said in a headline. They are to be free of digital copyright protection technology, allowing them to be downloaded on to digital devices. Unauthorised copying of the audiobooks wi... Read Post
Simon & Schuster audiobook producer Elisa Shokoff worked with Patrick Swazye and his wife Lisa Niemi recording his audiobook, Time of My Life, out today. They started a few days before Swayze's 57th birthday late in August, during w... Read Post
With kids, job(s), husband, podcast, I do not have as much time to read books as I would like. Which is why I love listening to audiobooks. But, audiobooks can be expensive. If you are looking for an inexpensive alternative to audio... Read Post