News on e-books

By Tom Wilson | News items flipped from Flipboard and other sources. Nyheter på e-böcker från Flipboard och andra källor.

In Italia circa il 57% della popolazione non ha mai letto articolo di Palermomania.it

libri<p>In Italia circa il 57% della popolazione non ha mai letto<p>I libri, questi sconosciuti. In Italia oggi ci sono oltre 4 milioni (4.300.000 per la …

Ocho ‘apps’ para convertir tu móvil en un libro electrónico

Aunque el 74% de los lectores sigue prefiriendo el papel al formato digital, las editoriales ofrecen sus títulos para todo tipo de dispositivos<p>Vuelve …

Cultura subvenciona con 75.000 euros la edición de libros electrónicos

La Conselleria de Educación, Investigación, Cultura y Deporte ha convocado las ayudas destinadas a la edición electrónica de libros por un importe de …

Abusar de la lectura en dispositivos electrónicos puede provocar fatiga visual

Libros electrónicos, tabletas, portátiles, teléfonos inteligentes. El uso de estos dispositivos electrónicos se han disparado hasta convertirse en …

La venta de libros electrónicos generará más de 200 millones de euros de facturación este año

Según un análisis del Statista Digital Market Outlook, este año habrá en <b>España</b> 5,3 millones de lectores de libros electrónicos, 300.000 personas más …

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MADRID, 19 (Portaltic/EP)<p>Este domingo 23 de abril se celebra internacionalmente el Día del Libro y en muchas ciudades de España se organizan …

“Kdor je danes naklonjen tiskani knjigi, je subverziven”

Vprašanju, koga pred nedeljo, svetovnim dnevom knjige, povabiti k pogovoru, je bliskovito sledil odgovor: Miha Kovač, urednik in založnik z bogatimi …

Visokoizobražene ženske na leto preberejo 15 e-knjig

Knjige so preživele številne tehnične revolucije. Tudi zadnji bum, ki jim je napovedoval izumrtje. Še leta 2013 so bili futuristi prepričani, da bo …

New chapter pushed as word gets out that many dont read books

One-third of Hongkongers do not read one book in a year, a survey found.<p>It is the second year the Hong Kong Publishing Professionals Society …

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Digital textbooks save Indiana University students millions | The Sacramento Bee

Indiana University students have saved an estimated $3.5 million during the 2016-17 school year by using electronic textbooks.<p>The Bloomington …

Education

Digital Reading Summit underway in Accra

The conference seeks to highlight the importance of reading on mobile phones to encourage teachers to see it as a tool and to also promote reading …

Education

Over 300 million Chinese read on digital devices

College & University

Universities redesign libraries for the 21st century: fewer books, more space

UC Berkeley’s newly remodeled undergraduate library is modern and sleek, with its top two floors featuring low-slung couches, a futuristic nap pod, and meeting spaces with glass walls made to be written on and colorful furniture meant to be moved.<p>The library has even dropped its rules against …

College & University

This Chrome extension finds library books as you browse Amazon, Goodreads

Published on Mar 14, 2017<p>15<p><b>Library Extension for Chrome lets you instantly see print or digital book availability from your local library.</b><p>So, you’ve …

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Přežije tištěná kniha elektronickou éru?

Scéna z filmu Snídaně u Tiffanyho. Audrey Hepburnová alias Holly Golightly sedí v knihovně. Na očích má své pověstné obrovské sluneční brýle. Pročítá …

Споразум са Русима о дигитализацији српског културног наслеђа

Наши средњовековни рукописи који се налазе у Руској националној библиотеци у Санкт Петербургу биће ускоро доступни домаћим читаоцима, јер ће …

Equípate para la Feria del Libro: libros electrónicos económicos y de calidad

La Feria del Libro está a la vuelta de la esquina y, es posible, que este año te plantees el hacerte con un <b>libro electrónico</b> (eReader) ya se apara …

Should an e-book Be Part of Your Content Marketing Strategy? – MilTech

When it comes to content marketing, the best strategies go beyond just churning out a lot of blog content. Whitepapers, e-books, infographics, video, …

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Young open new chapter for e-books

CHINA’S digital reading market is expected to grow at 20 percent a year from this year, thanks to surging demand, especially among the young, …

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GTL Inspire® Inmate Tablet Now Offering eBooks Subscription

RESTON, Va., April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- GTL, an innovation leader in correctional technology and payment services solutions for government, today …

Amazon expands its literary horizons, making big imprint in translation niche

The literary translation community in the U.S. has a tradition of being highbrow, a carefully tended yet narrow reflection of the stirrings of global …

Translation

Где можно читать бесплатно электронные книги

Список сайтов, где книги распространяются бесплатно и совершенно легально, – обязательно сохраните их себе.<p>Читать нынче стало дорого. Если еще год …

Google представила электронную книгу A Universe Explode

Компания Google приняла решение составить конкуренцию на рынке электронных книг. Для этого она представила свое собственное уникальное детище A …

Книжный DRM. Как защищают электронные книги и как взламывают их защиту - «Хакер

Adobe, Amazon, Barnes & Noble. Все эти кoмпании прилагают массу усилий для защиты электронных книг от копирования и распространения в интернете. …

Independent novelists on how to self-publish successfully

The dawn of the digital era means that authors can self-publish their books – and make a fortune. Laura Silverman asks six writers to reveal the …

Kobo has acquired Shelfie, an app that allows readers to buy discounted ebooks

The app was shut down in January<p>Kobo Rakuten, the company that produces the Kobo e-reader, has announced that it has acquired Shelfie, an app that allowed users to catalog their personal libraries, and purchase discounted ebook editions based on the physical copies they already own.<p>The deal …

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