Clips


The links below are to articles taking a look at the new Audible feature for social sharing, ‘Clips.’

For more visit:
http://the-digital-reader.com/2016/03/17/audible-brings-social-sharing-to-audiobooks/
http://goodereader.com/blog/audiobooks/audible-clips-allows-you-to-share-audiobook-passages

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Article: Ownshelf


The link below is to an article concerning a very interesting start up called ‘Ownshelf,’ which is an ebook sharing site – something like a Dropbox for ebooks.

For more visit:
http://www.mediabistro.com/appnewser/ownshelf-is-like-dropbox-for-ebooks_b38200

Article: Highlighting Stupidity


The link below is to an article that reports on efforts to limit the usefulness of highlighting and sharing highlighted text.

For more visit:
http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120918/18165120420/book-publishers-latest-war-technology-how-dare-you-share-your-kindle-highlights.shtml

Article: Goodreads Vs LibraryThing


The link below is to an article that looks at the pros and cons of both sites. I’m a Goodreads fan, so I’m happy where I am. I have looked at other sites, including LibraryThing, but settled on Goodreads in the end.

For part one of the series on Goodreads Vs LibraryThings, visit:
http://bookriot.com/2012/07/31/goodreads-v-librarything-part-one/