Self-Publishing – Quantity and Quality???


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the issue of self-publishing and asks if it really is a question of quantity versus quality?

For more visit:
http://www.teleread.com/reading-2/self-publishing-a-question-of-quantity-vs-quality/

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Ebook Returns


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the controversial issue of ebook returns, especially with regard to Amazon.

For more visit:
http://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2013/11/the-rise-of-the-e-book-jerk.html

Article: Txtr Beagle Has Been Discontinued?


The link below is to an article that reports on the end for the ebook reader known as the ‘Txtr Beagle.’ The article does indicate that there is some confusion over the issue however.

For more visit:
http://www.the-digital-reader.com/2013/09/02/txtr-beagle-discontinued/

Article: Undownloading


The link below is to an article that takes a look at ‘undownloading,’ which refers to a geographical restriction/location blocking issue.

For more visit:
http://www.teleread.com/drm/undownloading-the-new-geographical-restriction/

Article: Amazon & Money Making – Shock, Horror!!!


There has been plenty of Amazon bashing over the years, with seasons of particular ‘violence’ against the business. I know plenty of people seem to have an issue with Amazon, however I have to confess to being a fan of Amazon (I’m also a fan of Google, Microsoft – Apple not so much). The link below is to an article that reports on another example of Amazon bashing.

For more visit:
http://www.the-digital-reader.com/2013/07/21/the-guardian-discovers-that-amazon-wants-to-make-money-on-books-and-does-not-approve/

Article: The Problem Facing Book Publishing


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the major issue that has been facing book publishing for some time.

For more visit:
http://www.futurebook.net/content/elephant-graveyard

Article: Copyright & Book Disappearance


The link below is to an article that reports on an issue which I have long considered at the heart of the copyright dilemma – the disappearance of books still under copyright.

For more visit:
http://www.teleread.com/copy-right/copyright-extension-kills-books-study-finds/

Article: Kindle iOS Update Warning


The link below is to an article concerning a recent Kindle iOS update and the problems caused by it. Please note that this issue has now been corrected in a more recent update.

For more visit:
http://goodereader.com/blog/electronic-readers/the-latest-kindle-for-ios-update-dont-install-it/