A hacker got into a customer database for the Learning Lodge app store, where parents can download apps, games and e-books for VTech toys.
Vtech, the electronic toy maker which sells a wide array of products — ranging from interactive toy cars and tracks, and tablets, to cameras, games, and e-books — has been hacked, with millions of users reportedly affected. The Hong Kong-based toy making giant sent out emails to consumers this week, stating that their app store,... Show More Summary
Tablets are awesome devices for watching videos, playing games, reading e-books, browsing the web and handling basic productivity tasks, but there not the sort of thing people buy for themselves. Here's the thing; people don't need tablets, since their smartphone and computer will do everything a tablet does, but they're nice devices to have. Show More Summary
Nora Ephron’s essay collections, “Crazy Salad: Some Things about Women” and “Scribble, Scribble: Notes on Media,” which have been out of print for more than 20 years, will be reissued by Vintage Books as a single-volume paperback next month. It will also be available for the first time as an...
Smell of Books is an amusing selection of imaginary fragrances for bilibiophiles, with names such as "classic musty" and "eau you have cats." "Have you been avoiding e-books because they just don’t smell right?," the site asks. "…all...Show More Summary
Microsoft wants to pique the curiosity of future-gazing sci-fi fans with a new book of short stories inspired by the company’s early-stage research work. The initiative was first announced back in October, but the e-book has now been published. Available for Kindle, Kobo, iBooks, among other popular e-reading platforms, “Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Stories […]
Convicted murderer Paul Bernardo self-published an e-book on Amazon, and the book is no longer available after people found out and complained about it.
Today, creating an e-book is as easy as opening up your word processor. But before anything else, let's answer the question that must be answered. The post The Ultimate Guide to E-Books by @MichelleDLowery appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Bestselling author Rick Moody has inked a deal with digital book publisher Open Road Integrated Media (ORIM).
The U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to weigh in on the appropriate standard for analyzing vertical agreements that facilitate horizontal collusion. Apple Inc. is questioning the application of per se scrutiny to its agreements with publishers in the e-book market after the company launched its iPad and iBookstore in 2010.
THE DEATH OF EBOOKS IS GREATLY EXAGGERATED: No, e-book sales are not falling, despite what publishers say. Which was also my opinion here: Whistling Past The Graveyard.
Whether you're at home or on the go, it's always handy to have something to read. Smartphones are fast becoming our go-to way to consume all types of media, but sometimes its hard to know which apps are worth our time. From e-books to Reddit to breaking news, these are the best apps to help you stay on top of the stories everybody is talking about. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert mocked Jeb Bush’s attempt to reboot his floundering presidential campaign with a snazzy new slogan and e-book — called “Reply All.” “That’s a great way to show that you’re done making mistakes, by naming your book after something people do...
The transformation of publishing as a result of the proliferation of e-books and self-publishing is an inescapable topic these days. This transformation has caused consternation among traditionalists, turned independent authors into overnight sensations, and made every writer face the devil’s choice of whether to go traditional or go independent. Show More Summary
I'm a fan of DK's "Big Ideas Simply Explained series." I have the Psychology Book and the Philosophy Book. Both books go through the history of the subjects, with lots of well-designed infographics. They are written in clear, easy-to-comprehend language and assume no prior knowledge on the part of the reader. Show More Summary
Prices will be the same on the website and in-store.
Last week, the Librarian of Congress ruled that it’s okay to tinker with the software on your car, your phone, and your smart TV— good news for geeks and consumers alike. Make e-books accessible to the visually impaired through third-party read-aloud software.
With a new e-book, the falling former governor hopes for a November surge.
Jeb Bush is hoping to press “reset” on his struggling 2016 campaign.
Battered by weeks of negative headlines, Republican Jeb Bush launches a campaign reboot on Monday with a “Jeb Can Fix It” tour and release of an e-book that reveals a more personal side to a 2016 candidate who has struggled on the public stage. Bush’s dismal performance at a...