Tag: overdrive

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

Each Tuesday, we curate the top stories of the week in e-books and self-publishing. Sign up here to get these delivered right to your inbox. 1. Todd Larsen Named CEO of Self-Publishing Specialist Blurb (Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal) 2. Penguin Random House Sells Author Solutions (Maryann Yin / Galley Cat) 3. Amazon […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Book boss Jane Friedman talks tech, e-books and why content still rules (Steven Bertoni / Forbes) 2. Why translated e-books are no longer foreign to publishers (James Bridle / Guardian) 3. UK rules e-books aren’t books as far as taxation is concerned (Mercy Pilkington / Good E-Reader) 4. OverDrive and Smashwords ink deal to […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Apple, U.S. clash in court over e-books antitrust monitor (Joseph Ax / Reuters) 2. ‘OverDrive': app makes it easy to borrow e-books (Marc Saltzman / USA Today) 3. London Book Fair sets digital conference lineup (Publishers Weekly) 4. ALLi, Kobo team up on indie author campaign (Mercy Pilkington / Good eReader) 5. First self-publishing […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Rodale, Time and other publishers get hit with privacy lawsuits (Online Media Daily) 2. Penguin cuts ties with e-library distributor OverDrive (paidContent) 3. Nielsen: Number of TV ‘cord cutters’ increases (Lost Remote) 4. WSJ uses Pinterest, Instagram to cover Fashion […] more »