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Rooster: A Fresh Take on the Ebook App

The creative folks at Rooster kindly extended an invite to Book Rioters to try their ebook app, and we eagerly ...

10 Literary Facebook Pages You Should Like

It’s not called FaceBOOK for nothing. Here are ten of the best literary facebook pages. 1. Amazon Books Whatever your feelings ...

My Month of Reading Digitally

This is not going to be all that big of a deal for a lot of you, those who do ...

Track Kindle EBook Bargains with eReaderIQ

Most of us have been there: you’re considering buying an ebook, but it seems a little pricy. You have two ...

Who is the Real Digital Villain: Amazon or Publishers?

In a tent in Edinburgh’s Charlotte Square a gentleman is being flogged. His crime? He is a publisher. His assailants? ...

E-Readers Won’t Kill You

I’m a crow eater. “I’ll never join Twitter.” #ididthat “I’ll never wear Uggs.” I have two pairs AND flip flops ...

Barnes & Noble’s Midlife Crisis

Barnes & Noble is kind of having a rough time of it these days. Oh, no, it’s not because nobody’s ...

The Gathering Tablet Storm

As I wrote last week, I think the iPad represents the future of reading. While writing that review, I had ...

Why Bundling is the Best, Safest and Cheapest Way to Discover Books

Reading Technologies is a series about developments in digital reading and related technologies. Over several weeks, we’ll have guest posts from ...

Reading Technologies: Creating an Interactive Book

Reading Technologies is a series about developments in digital reading and related technologies. Over the next several weeks, we’ll have ...

Why You Should Consider Buying Your eBooks from Barnes and Noble

There was a time when Barnes and Noble was the big bad wolf of bookselling. Higher volume, lower margins, deep ...

To Build A Digital Canon: Who Are The Great Self-ePublished Authors?

Maybe it’s my innate optimism. It could be my faith in the inexhaustible creativity of mankind. Or maybe my brain ...

So Jonathan Franzen Hates eBooks…Who Cares?

You couldn’t swing a cat yesterday without hitting some reference to the write-up of Jonathan Franzen’s Cartagena, Colombia press conference. ...

Burn All the Books: Why I’m an eBook Devotee

Yesterday, Kim told you all about why hardcover books suck. I totally agree. And I’ll even go further: books, in ...

Judging A Reader By Their Cover

When the great Venn diagrams of this world are drawn, and what a day that will be, one of the ...