Miscellaneous Kindle News


The links below are to articles reporting on various matters regarding Kindle and Kindle Books.

For more visit:
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/02/02/is-amazon-going-to-make-kindle-challenges-a-regular-thing/
https://goodereader.com/blog/kindle/do-not-jailbreak-your-amazon-kindle
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/01/27/this-is-why-amazon-makes-hacking-kindles-difficult/
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/01/26/how-to-return-kindle-ebooks-purchased-from-amazon-for-a-refund/
https://www.makeuseof.com/convert-ebook-for-amazon-kindle/
https://goodereader.com/blog/kindle/kindle-oasis-now-has-faster-page-turns
https://goodereader.com/blog/kindle/critical-security-vulnerabilities-discovered-on-the-amazon-kindle
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/01/19/kindle-oasis-now-turns-pages-faster/

Digital Hoarding


The link below is to an article that takes a look at digital hoarding – and i guess this is something that comes into play for ebook collections also.

For more visit:
https://theconversation.com/digital-hoarders-weve-identified-four-types-which-are-you-153111

Amazon and Ebook Price Fixing Lawsuit


The links below are to articles reporting on a lawsuit against Amazon and various book publishers for ebook price fixing.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2021/01/18/161403/amazon-publishers-face-class-action-suit-over-ebook-pricing/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2021/01/15/amazon-sued-over-its-dominance-of-the-ebook-market-finally/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2021/01/17/connecticut-is-investigating-amazons-ebook-business/
https://goodereader.com/blog/kindle/lawsuit-filed-against-amazon-for-ebook-price-fixing
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2021/jan/15/amazoncom-and-big-five-publishers-accused-of-ebook-price-fixing

Using Google Docs for Designing and Formatting Ebooks


The link below is to an article/tutorial on how to use Google Docs for designing and formatting an ebook.

For more visit:
https://www.makeuseof.com/how-to-design-format-ebook-google-docs/

Massive Increase in Ebooks Borrowed From Libraries in 2020


The link below is to an article that reports on the massive number of ebooks borrowed from libraries in 2020.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/digital-library-news/289-million-ebooks-were-borrowed-from-the-public-library-in-2020

Google to Convert Ebooks to Audiobooks


The link below is to an article looking at how Google is going to convert ebooks to audiobooks.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/google-is-going-to-convert-ebooks-to-audiobooks

Universities Investigating High Cost of Academic Ebooks


The link below is to an article reporting on UK universities investigating the high cost of academic ebooks.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/digital-education/uk-universities-investigating-the-high-cost-of-ebooks