Entries Tagged as 'Morning Coffee'
February 25th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → 2 Comments
February 24th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → No Comments
Top stories this Monday morning include even more commentary on Hugh Howey’s Author Earnings Report (link, link) including one from Eion Purcell (link), a rebuttal of George packer’s biased anti-Amazon screed in The New Yorker (link), a satirical take on reading positions (link), and more.
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February 21st, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → 5 Comments
Top stories this Friday morning include commentaries on Google (link), iBooks Author (link), fictional alien worlds (link), the misleading assumption that traditional publishing is a choice (link), and more.
- How Google missed the boat (Scripting)
- iBooks Author tempts you with bling (Studio Tendra)
- In Defense of Short Sentences (Indies Unlimited)
- Is Traditional Publishing a Choice? Not really. (MichaelBunker.com)
- The Worst Blunders People Make in Inventing Fictional Alien Worlds (io9)
- You can kill a paperback, but long live the ebook (TeleRead)
February 20th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → No Comments
February 19th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → 13 Comments
February 18th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → No Comments
Top stories this morning include a look at the Spanish ebook market (link), a Readium update (link), footnotes and ebooks (link), yet another that people share content without actually reading it (link), and more.
- Google Admits Google+ Was Just A Ploy To Track Your Behavior Online (ValleyWag)
- Off-topic: how many ebooks are sold in Spain? (Doubting is thinking)
- Readium for Chrome Gets Major Upgrade (Readium)
- Self-Publishing’s Share of the Kindle Market by Genre (Failure Ahoy!)
- Tales2Go 4.0 delivers unlimited audiobooks for kids (CNET)
- They Just Don’t Get It… (J W Manus)
- Will the E-Book Kill the Footnote? (Scott Berkun)
- Writer’s Digest And Author Solutions: A refresher (TeleRead)
- You’re not going to read this (The Verge)
February 17th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → No Comments
Hugh Howley’s Author Earning Report continues to make waves this morning, with 3 stories focused on it. Other top stories this morning include how the CIA helped fund creative writing programs during the Cold War (link), news about Amazon Publishing (link), a call for a Netflix for college textbooks (link), and more.
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February 14th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → 1 Comment
February 13th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Morning Coffee → 8 Comments
Newsworthy stories this morning include Lego recreations of pivotal scenes in books (link), a new report on the library ebook market (link), results from a survey into European piracy (link), and more.