Getting Started with Audiobook Publishing


The link below is to an article that takes a look at getting started with audiobook publishing.

For more visit:
https://www.janefriedman.com/audiobook-publishing/

Audible Captions Latest (A Little Late)


The links below are to articles reporting on that latest news (though a little late) on the Audible captions resolution (most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
https://the-digital-reader.com/2020/02/09/amazon-is-extending-the-audible-caption-settlement-to-all-publishers-and-authors-will-you-disable-this-feature/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2020/02/07/publishers-threw-the-public-under-the-bus-in-their-win-over-audible-captions/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2020/02/copyright-coup-as-association-american-publishers-succeeds-in-audible-captions-case/
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-captions-now-has-a-resolution

Listening to an Audiobook Causes a Car Accident?


The link below is to an article concerning listening to an audiobook and a car accident that happened as a result.

For more visit:
https://www.cbs17.com/news/north-carolina-news/nc-police-man-became-excited-lost-consciousness-while-listening-to-audiobook-prior-to-crash/

Audible Captions Lawsuit Latest


The links below are to articles reporting on the latest from the Audible Captions lawsuit.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/bookselling/audible-and-barnes-and-noble-lawsuits-making-waves-in-digital-publishing
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/american-publishers-v-amazon-audible-update-letters-exchanged-with-court/

On Audiobooks and Podcasts


The link below is to an article that contains a listing of various articles to do with tips and tools for audiobook and podcast creation, etc.

For more visit:
https://digitalpubbing.com/tips-and-tricks-and-the-latest-updates-in-audiobooks-and-podcasting/

Eary iOS App


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Eary iOS app, which is for listening to audiobooks on Spotify.

For more visit:
https://ebookfriendly.com/eary-ios-app-spotify-audiobooks/

Audible Captions Update


The links below are to articles reporting on the latest news regarding Audible Captions and the controversy surrounding that initiative by Amazon. Note, the latest articles are at the top.

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/09/points-counterpoints-publishers-v-audible-captions-lawsuit-lines-are-drawn-copyright/
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-fires-back-at-publishers-and-says-captains-are-fair-use
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-captions-will-not-include-works-from-major-publishers
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/08/30/138445/audible-halts-captions-on-major-publishers-titles/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/08/american-publishers-lawsuit-amazon-audible-captions-rollout-delayed/

Audiobooks or Reading – Does it Matter?


The link below is to an article that looks at the question of audiobooks or reading books – does it matter?

For more visit:
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2019/08/22/reading-listening-activate-same-brain-regions/