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E INK and DATA MODUL Partner for Color ePaper Applications

April 18th, 2021

A BusinessWire press release reads E INK and DATA MODUL partnering to broaden development of Color ePaper applications.

Most Popular eBook Formats in Use

April 14th, 2021

GoodeReader talks about the most popular eBook formats currently in use.

Sigil EPUB Creation Tool

April 12th, 2021

ItsFoss writes about EPUB-editing software Sigil for Linux, Windows and MacOS.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite and the Kindle Oasis Compared

April 10th, 2021

T3 compares the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite and the Kindle Oasis.

Borrow eBooks & Audiobooks with BorrowBox

April 6th, 2021

TechGuide writes about the BorrowBox app that will let you borrow eBooks and Audiobooks from your local library.

Barnes and Noble Glowlight 3 eReader Returns

April 4th, 2021

GoodeReader reports that the Barnes and Noble Glowlight 3 eReader is back in stock after selling out in March.

Amazon and Big Five Publishers Collude in Anti-trust/Price-fixing

April 2nd, 2021

ArsTechnica untangles the anti-trust and price-fixing litigation surrounding Amazon and the big five legacy publishersHarperCollins, Hachette, Macmillan, Simon & Schuster, and Penguin Random House.

The same publishers pulled this scam colluding with Apple (that paid $450-mil settlement on denial of appeal) in 2007, but the five settled out of court. (Publishers paid out tens of millions …)

Spanish Audiobooks Coming from Scribd

March 31st, 2021

GoodeReader says the Scribd eBook subscription platform is going to produce original audiobooks for the Spanish marketplace.

Publishers (and Amazon) Continue Fight Against Public Libraries

March 27th, 2021

Publishers Weekly reports on a popular Library eBook Bill moving quickly through Maryland State Government that will force publishers (and Amazon) to offerreasonableterms when selling their titles to public libraries.

Read Your Way Out of Quarantine

March 26th, 2021

Looks like COVID restrictions are continuing to give us great reasons to dig into a good eBook. Isolated or quarantined? Here are some web sites with Free eBooks to help pass the time while social distancing, and 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.