Bemoaning Amazon and Audible


The link below is to an article that is essentially a whine about Amazon and Audible, essentially over its developing monopoly over the audiobook market.

For more visit:
https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/libraries/article/84384-we-need-to-talk-about-audible.html

Audible Escape Closing


The links below are to articles reporting on the closing down of Audible Escape.

For more visit:
https://the-digital-reader.com/2020/09/15/audible-escape-is-shutting-down-on-1-november/
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-escape-audiobook-subscription-is-being-discontinued

Audible Subscription Packages


The links below are to articles that take a look at the various Audible subscription packages available.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-is-changing-their-subscription-packages
https://the-digital-reader.com/2020/08/24/140796/

New Format for Audible


The link below is to an article reporting on a new format for audio books that Audible will now be using.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-moving-to-enhanced-format-for-audiobooks

Free Audiobooks for Kids From Audible


The links below are to articles reporting on free audiobooks on offer from Audible for kids while schools are closed.

For more visit:
https://ebookfriendly.com/hundreds-audible-audiobooks-free-coronavirus-pandemic/
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-offering-hundreds-of-kids-audiobooks-for-free
https://bookriot.com/2020/03/19/audible-launches-audible-stories-for-children-and-teens-while-school-is-out/

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