BoomerCafé contributor Lorie Eber’s "how-to" entry guide on ebook publishing. The post How to publish your own ebook appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Originally published at the author’s personal blog, Identity Crisis. I don’t tell my story so people feel pity or sympathy. I write it because it allows me to break down into pieces the reality that follows the death of a loved one. Ramadan is often said to be a month of reflection and closeness with [Read More...]
Stephen King has sold over 350 million books, and still publishes two new books each year. But a recent post on The Huffington Post has pointed that King can’t write, and the author uses King’s own words against him to prove his point. Michael Conniff, an instructor and writer himself, who admits to only selling
Apple has published new information about the diagnostic capabilities of iOS, in what appears to be a response to suggestions that it includes a ‘backdoor’ that could enable governments and other third-parties to access user data. The...Show More Summary
The National Bureau of Economic Research just published a paper that confirms what you might have been thinking for a long time now: recession and technology have been putting people out of work. Since we've yet to design a self-aware robot or AI...
This week, Pacific Coast News is hiring a photo editor, while Sourcebooks needs a web/graphic designer. Publishers Clearing House is seeking a senior web designer/art director, and Niche Media Holdings is on the hunt for a designer.Show More Summary
The UK economy is heavily exposed to lawlessness off the coast of Nigeria, a new report published today by the UK Chamber of Shipping says. The report found that
The degree to which consumers perceive themselves to be knowledgeable about a product influences the likelihood that they will buy a particular product, researchers find in a series of studies published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. read more
Fantasy author Melanie Rawn just unveiled the cover art for Window Wall, the fourth installment in the Glass Thorns series which will be published next spring.
At Books LIVE they've unveiled The Twenty in 20 Final List: the Best Short Stories of South Africa's Democracy, "the best South African short fiction published in English during the past two decades of democracy" ('In English'... sigh.....)
Thanks to our sponsor, VWO. VWO has made publishing possible this month on UX Booth. The post How to Define Visitors’ Eye Path to Lead Them to the Conversion Goal appeared first on UX Booth.
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. All Aboard for Net Neutrality (In These Times) Cole Stangler quotes Roosevelt...Show More Summary
With the debut of Forza Horizon 2 less than two months away, publisher Microsoft has unveiled the first 100 cars included in the open-world racing sim's roster of exotic machines. Though not a complete list - Playground claims that Forza Horizon 2...
Two new studies looking at the beef industry show that it might be better for the environment to try white meat instead. A study published Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says that in the United States, it takes 28 times as much land and 11 times as much water to raise cattle than it does pork and poultry. Show More Summary
About This Blog Entry: A quick thanks to university student, GIS expert (as far as I'm concerned), and this week's Around the Corner guest blogger, Aida Guhlin (@arguhlin), for sharing her insights into Evernote. Aida Guhlin publishes...Show More Summary
The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio.There have been 836 laboratory-confirmed cases of MERS infection since its first appearance in 2012, according to the latest numbers provided by the World Health Organization. Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton’s $35 doorstop of a memoir is a flop. It was a best-seller to hard-core Democrats, but her advance is estimated at $14 million, which means Simon & Schuster is taking a bath in the hopes of a publishing a future president. Worse...Show More Summary
Using little more than hula hoops and some inexpensive polyethylene film, you can create these DIY solar pool warmers that make 500 BTUs of heat/hr. Each! DIY, Zero-energy Pool Warmers Could Save You Thousands was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
The Leishmania parasite, which causes the human disease leishmaniasis, acts as a probiotic in the insect that transmits it to humans, protecting them from bacterial disease. Findings published in the open access journal Parasites and...Show More Summary
Aimed at providing teachers with educational materials by making them open and competitive, OpenCurriculum, which launched in Pittsburgh, curates and organizes material from sites such as teacher blogs and lesson material publishers. Teachers can create lesson plans and more through OpenCurriculum.org. Read More