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.

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

Audiobook and Ebook Sales


The link below is to an article that reports on digital sales and given the source of the article, they must be doing OK.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/digital-publishing/digital-publishers-see-strong-gains-in-audiobooks-and-ebooks

DeepZen


The link below is to an article that takes a look at DeepZen, a project that aims to turn ebooks into audiobooks.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/deepzen-will-allow-authors-to-turn-ebooks-into-audiobooks

The Rising Popularity of Audio Books


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the rising popularity of the audio book.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/jan/01/edoardo-ballerini-narrator-of-133-hour-audiobook-on-his-evolving-art