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FlipHTML5’s New eBook Publishing Platform to Replace Legacy Publishers

May 11th, 2022

A PR Underground Release reports FlipHTML5 is creating an eBook publishing site to replace legacy publishers.

Kindle EPUB Support Still a No-Go for Apple Books

May 5th, 2022

9to5Mac reports that Kindle will not read Apple Books despite Amazon’s shift to supporting the EPUB file format.

Amazon Kindles Now Support EPUB as MOBI and AZW Formats Retired

May 1st, 2022

Another story from Liliputing suggests Amazon Kindles are now able to read the EPUB eBook format, while the company retires support for the MOBI and AZW formats.

Format Your eBooks for Kindle

April 19th, 2022

LifeHacker posted a trick for formatting your eBooks to read on your Kindle. (For Free!)

The ReMarkable 2 Tablet Reviewed

April 7th, 2022

PCMag reviews the ReMarkable 2 eReading and eNote-Taking Tablet.

Google Play Enforces New Payment Rules for Amazon, B&N, etc.

April 5th, 2022

Ars Technica reports that Google Play is cracking down on enforcement of the change to its billing system that is meeting resistance from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other eBook retailers that sell through their Android Apps.

Amazon eBook Returns Can Damage Author Livelihoods

April 3rd, 2022

Euronews reports on the damage Amazon’s eBook return policy can do to authors’ livelihoods.

Free eBooks Available Now!

March 26th, 2022

Here are some web sites with Free eBooks to stock your eLibrary. You’ll find a wide selection of classics, contemporary, and non-fiction titles. Bookmark these pages. This has become my favorite with thousands of free titles in a wide variety of trouble-free formats. Just what it says.  A huge selection.
Project Gutenberg  Their mission statement: to encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks. Too many titles to count…
G. Wells Taylor has several FREE and/or affordable titles/sequels that are receiving great reviews at Multiple formats available.
Smashwords offers a long list of FREE eBook titles in formats to suit your new eBook reader.

7.8-inch Color E Ink Onyx BOOX Nova Air C Tablet Now Available!

March 24th, 2022

Liliputing reports that the 7.8-inch Color E Ink Onyx BOOX Nova Air C tablet is now available for $420. Specifications and video at the link.

Federal Judge Joins Legacy Publisher Attack on Libraries

February 18th, 2022

A Reuters story confirms that  federal judge Deborah Boardman has joined with the Association of American Publishers in their ongoing attack on public libraries.