Tag: google play books

by Julie Keck

1. Google Play Books reaches a billion installs (Nate Hoffelder / Ink, Bits & Pixels) 2. New app compares Amazon price with indie bookshops (Lisa Campbell / The Bookseller) 3. No computer system can fix a broken publisher (Emma Barnes / Digital Book World) 4. E-books languish in digital library, collecting guilt (Mary Schmich / […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How do Amazon-publisher disputes affect authors and readers? (Mercy Pilkington / Good e-Reader) 2. Self-published star lands seven-figure deal with traditional imprint (Alison Flood / Guardian) 3. Google Play Books wants you to be the next E. E. Cummings (Nate Hoffelder / Ink, Bits & Pixels) 4. 12 ways to update print production habits […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. E-books now make up 20% of U.S. book sales (Mashable) 2. Google Play Books enables user e-books uploads, Google Drive support (Verge) 3. PBS MediaShift starts publishing e-books; First topics: cord cutting & self-publishing (paidContent) 4. Self-publishing is the worst (Salon) 5. E-books responsible for nearly $1 billion growth in trade (Digital Book World) […] more »