Google Creative Lab in Australia and Visual Editions has launched a digital bookstore featuring "books that cannot be printed."
If you imagine millennials are just young people entranced by their cellphones or tablet computers, you might want to think again. According to a new study, 92% of college students would rather do their reading the old-fashioned way, with pages and not pixels. The finding comes from American University...
Editions At Play sees designers and authors working simultaneously to build a new type of e-book from the ground up. The first sign that Reif Larsen's Entrances & Exits is not a typical e-book comes at the table of contents, which is...Show More Summary
In the Times of India Priyanka Dasgupta considers the burning issue: Does regional erotic literature have takers when online offers free adult content ? But no worries: The rise of the popularity of e-books will not wipe away the trend...Show More Summary
“Mutter says it’s not far-fetched to think the great online retailer would turn to physical stores. E-book sales have plateaued. They’re popular for niche use, but printed books, he says, are experiencing a resurgence.”
Open Road Integrated Media has teamed up with app maker Hoopla digital to add its e-book catalog to hoopla’s app.
Google and Visual Editions created a new kind of interactive mobile book. The post Google’s New Interactive E-Books Would Be Impossible to Print appeared first on WIRED.
Google did not get to where they are today without a sense of innovation, and one of their latest experiments involves e-books that have been specially designed for the smartphone. In other words, you will not be able to find a hardcopy of these e-books anywhere at all, so don’t even bother trying in the first place. Show More Summary
E-books are just digital recreations of what you can get on paper. Wouldn't it be better if they took advantage of internet-connected mobile devices to tell new stories? Google, at least, wants to give this a shot. It just launched Editions...Show More Summary
An upcoming update to Kindle e-book readers promises a faster way to check your existing library and track down your next read.
Born in Shanghai and currently based in Australia, Badiucao is one of China's most prolific and well-known political cartoonists. A new e-book published by China Digital Times collects over 50 of his drawings over the past two years....Show More Summary
Outside the Gates of Eden: The Dream of America from Hiroshima to Now by Peter Bacon Hales is today's Free E-Book of the Day.
By Tom Spurgeon Steve Lafler wrote in happy to announce that Bughouse is now an e-book series. great news: Peter Bagge has launched a comic with Vice, working the music and musicians part of his interests. Bookmark now. also really good news: there was another Achewood installment on the 22nd. Show More Summary
A Shade of Vampire by Bella Forrest continues to lead the Self-Published Bestsellers List this week. To help GalleyCat readers discover self-published authors, we compile weekly lists of the top e-books in two major marketplaces for self-published digital books: Amazon and Smashwords. Show More Summary
From the Cheapskate: Choose between a "Best of Public Radio" audio collection or an "Origami Yoda" e-book collection. Even better, choose both! Plus: free Rihanna and a killer Ultrabook.
Thursday, February 18th, 2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PTYour library offers thousands of e-books alongside your print collection. Now what? Is your e-book investment is being utilized? Are e-books contributing to your...Show More Summary
Last fall in our post on how the Trade Extensions Event Was Different, we noted two important things. The first was that the Trade Extensions event was different because, unlike many vendor events, not a single presentation was about their platform — it was all about the customer and the various types of value available […]
GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is no longer just spawning news stories and political blog posts. No, he has moved on to inspiring more exciting strings of words, which is evidenced by the fact that an erotic e-book about the billionaire is sitting pretty in the top spot on a number of Amazon book lists.
On a whim last week, 22-year-old comedian Elijah Daniel decided to become a purveyor of political erotica: “I’m going to get drunk tonight and write an entire donald trump sex novel like 50 shades of grey & put it on amazon tomorrow i swear to god,” he tweeted. Four hours later “Trump Temptation: The Billionaire & The […]
On sale today in hardcover and e-book. Excerpt here. Author website here. Public launch event (tonight!) here. Author tour...