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The eBook of Our Dreams

January 6th, 2020

OneZero dreams about the perfect eBook Reader in this post.

Google cancels PDF Magazine Replica Editions

January 4th, 2020

GoodeReader reports that Google has cancelled its Magazine Replica Editions in PDF.

Macmillan Embargo Update

January 2nd, 2020

American Libraries offers an update on the Macmillan Embargo and Legacy Publishing’s ongoing war against liberty, literature and access to information.

The coalition of resistance continues to grow.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

January 1st, 2020

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM eBOOK RUMORS! All the best in 2020.

Amazon Discounts eBooks

December 31st, 2019

GoodeReader posted about an amazing Amazon discount on hundreds of eBooks.

Rakuten Selling OverDrive

December 30th, 2019

Japan Times reports that Rakuten is selling U.S. library and educational eBook distributor OverDrive.

Inkplate 6 ESP32 eReader Uses Recycled Kindle Screens

December 29th, 2019

GoodeReader writes about the Inkplate 6 ESP32 eReader that uses recycled Kindle screens. There’s a ton of specs on the $99 device at the link.

Restrictions on eBook Resale

December 27th, 2019

A National Law Review article details a recent European Court Decision that restricts the resale of eBooks.

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

December 25th, 2019

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM eBOOK RUMORS!

Indie Authors & Publishers to Dominate Future

December 24th, 2019

Vox offers an excellent recap of the first decade of eBooks.

It shows who the villains are (legacy publishers & mammoth corporate digital content re-sellers) and offers a view of the only heroes that can navigate the contracting marketplace (Indie authors and publishers).