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Sargent Out at Macmillan

 

John Sargent is being let go from his position as CEO of Macmillan, and it probably has to do with the policies he set for ebooks. Sargent  is leaving MacmillanContinue reading

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Amazon Rebrands Amazon Freetime Unlimited as Amazon Kids+

 

Amazon’s kid-centric subscription service is old enough that its earliest users are now attending college. And just like empty-nesters who remodel a kid’s old room into a den, Amazon isContinue reading

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Kindle Unlimited Funding Pool, Per-Page Rate Rose in August 2020

 

Amazon announced on Tuesday that the Kindle Unlimited funding pool for August 2020 totaled $32.6 million, up two hundred grand from July. At the same, the royalty paid for each pageContinue reading

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Audible Escape is Being Shut Down on 1 November

 

Audible sent out an email on Tuesday, informing authors and users that it was shutting down Audible Escape subscription service. (Thanks, Isobel!) Here’s the email that was sent to authors:Continue reading

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Morning Coffee – 14 September 2020

 

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Dictionary.com has revised 15,000+ definitions. Evidence suggests blue-light filters do not actually help your sleep rhythms. Sarah Manavis fails toContinue reading

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Amazon Launches “Book Clubs” in Beta, But Forgets to Add Any Discussion Features

 

I’ve just learned about an Amazon feature that, while not exactly new, is still relatively unknown and has not been officially launched. I was browsing Dale Robert’s Facebook group todayContinue reading

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Publishers Dismayed By 25% Increase in eBook Revenues in July 2020

 

Woe is me, cried the publisher! The Association of American Publishers announced on Wednesday that publisher revenue was down 9.4% for the month of July, and down 5.8% year toContinue reading

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Parabola Linux Has Been Ported to the Remarkable Tablet (video)

 

If you are looking for new things to do with your Remarkable tablet, I just heard that someone has developed a third-party firmware for it. It’s Parabola Linux, which opensContinue reading

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E-ink is Developing a Second-Gen ACeP Color ePaper (video)

 

A little over 4 years ago E-ink launched a 7-color epaper screen for the signage market. The 20″ and larger screens have not seen widespread use (although the tech hasContinue reading

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Amazon Has Retired KindleGen

 

I was just catching up with the #ePrdctn tag over on Twitter when I read that Amazon has removed the KindleGen ebook-creation tool from its website. Amazon has discontinued KindleGen.Continue reading

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Dasung Launches a 10.3″ eReader on Kickstarter With a Ridiculous Price

 

The Chinese E-ink monitor maker Dasung  is back again with their second ereader, but I really do not recommend buying it. The Not-eReader 103 is a 10.3″ ereader that runsContinue reading

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