Amazon and Audible on Audiobooks


The link below is to an article that looks at Amazon and Audible on there strategy for audiobooks into the future.

For more visit:
http://observer.com/2018/02/amazon-audible-audiobooks-changes-book-publishing/

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Auditus


The link below is to a short review of the web application ‘Auditus,’ that converts ebooks to audiobooks.

For more visit:
https://betalist.com/startups/auditus

Google Assistant and Audiobooks


With Google’s arrival on the audiobook scene, it should come as no surprise that Google Assistant can now play your Google audiobooks.

For more visit the link below:
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/01/the-google-assistant-can-now-read-you-audiobooks-from-google-play/

Google Selling Audiobooks


The links below are to articles reporting on Google now selling audiobooks via the Google Play Store.

For more visit:
http://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2018/01/23/google-now-selling-audiobooks-get-50-off-first-purchase/
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/google-audiobooks-launches-in-45-countries
https://ebookfriendly.com/google-audiobooks-play-store-launch/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2018/01/26/googles-support-audiobook-frustrating-disappointing/

Audiobook Articles


The links below are to two articles on audiobooks that tell the story of two very different experiences with audiobooks.

For more visit:
http://lithub.com/do-audio-books-count-as-reading/
https://themillions.com/2014/10/the-curious-kick-of-hearing-an-actor-reading-your-writing.html