Digital Book World looks for common ground between Indie and traditional publishing in this post.
EContent offers the State of eBooks, the year in review.
The Los Angeles Times says a private investment management firm has made an acquisition offer to beleaguered book-seller Barnes and Noble.
Get a complete list of last week’s digital best-sellers at Digital Book World.
And Digital Book World also offers a post on how Kobo’s international publishing strategy is paying off.
CNNMoney talks about eBook subscription services.
Digital Book World has a post on sorting out the truth about author earnings and eBook sales success.
Forbes says eBook retailer (and publisher) Amazon is giving the big five publishers a run for the money.
PC Pro offers tips for finding Indie publishing success.
Gigaom tells us that Sony is leaving the North American eBook business. (Sony customer libraries will be switched to Kobo.) They never seemed to have their hearts in it.
GoodeReader has more on what the Sony/Kobo deal means to readers.
GlobalNews reports that a competition deal signed with publishers should see a 20% drop in eBook prices for Canadians.
GoodeReader also reports that the Readfy eBook subscription service will offer ads. (Not sure how that will fly…)
Forbes suggests there will be more mergers and acquisitions in the publishing world as the marketplace continues to go digital.
Gizmag has posted a review of the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9.
Business Mirror reviews a handful of small tablets.
GoodeReader walks you through reading a magazine on the Kindle Fire HDX 7. Video at the link.
Digital Book World reports on a class action suit filed against Barnes and Noble.
The Daily Mail Online reports on a PEW Research study that says half of U.S. respondents owned an eReader or tablet. Additionally, traditional “paper” books are holding their own in popularity so that’s a win-win for everybody.
GalleyCat says Barnes and Noble is offering a Free eBook for a Nook app promotion in Australia.
WilmingtonBiz posted on the Entitle eBook subscription service launch.
A Lifehacker story tells students how to research using their Amazon Kindles.
Digital Book World offers five reasons why the global eBook marketplace registered huge growth in 2013.
The World Bulletin says that the eBook Revolution is about to surge in Turkey.
Talking New Media reports that Thin Reads has released its eBook singles best-seller list for 2013.
Booktrade posted that Russia is now the third biggest eBook marketplace.