eBooks

Kindle 10th Anniversary Deals: Freebies, Big Discounts on Kindles & More!

If you have been around here for any amount of time, you know I am a huge Kindle fan! Not only do I use one regularly but I have also given away <i>a lot</i> …

Lonely Planet

The Science of Why You Should (Sometimes) Ditch Your E-Reader for Old-Fashioned Books

E-readers are handy, but science is finding there's a very real cost for that convenience.<p>We know that taking notes by hand actually helps you retain more information than using a laptop, and that actually picking up a pen also nudges your brain to think more actively about whatever you're writing. …

Kindle

Amazon’s freebie eBook sale has classics from Charles Dickens, F. Scott Fitzgerald, more

Amazon is offering a number of Kindle eBooks for <b>free</b>, including classics from F. Scott Fitzgerald, Hans Christian Andersen, Charles Dickens and more. You can see our top pics just below. Each of these titles will be automatically downloaded to your Kindle. <i>Note:</i> some listings are currently listed as …

Gear & Gadgets

ReadersFirst Survey: How Can We Improve Library E-books?

Library e-books have come a long way in recent years, with all of the Big Five publishers now in the library e-book market. But with basic access now …

Publishing

'Six-Pack Mom' Gives Birth to Second Child

Welcome to the world Logan Alexander 👶🏻 Born October 16th at 1:20pm #7pounds2ounces 🙏🏼 We prayed, planned, and wished for a healthy and happy …

Babies

Science Explains Why The Printed Word Is Still More Powerful Than Digital

The demise of the printed word has been seriously exaggerated.<p>The pen is mightier than the sword, but how does it compare against the iPad? For a …

Weekly E-Ranking: Origin blazes its way to number one

<i>Origin</i> rules the charts across formats - for the week ending 7th October, it claimed both the print and e-book number ones. This is a rarer …

Books

FREE: How To Build a Career in Tech eBook

If you’ve been watching Product Hunt LIVE, you may have seen a number of tech industry experts, best selling authors, investors, founders, and …

WordPress

7 ideas for outstanding free content

What content can you offer to consumers to encourage them to spend more time browsing your website?<p>There are plenty of types of free content out …

Digital Marketing

7 Reasons Why Ebook Sales Are Falling--and Print Book Sales Are Rising Again

Traditional print books look great, they smell good, and they last a really long time.<p>A few years ago, after four-plus decades of reading print books, and several years after Amazon launched the ebook revolution, I finally took the plunge and downloaded the Kindle app for my iPhone and started …

That email from Amazon is not a scam—here's why you're getting money

On Wednesday, Amazon sent emails to qualifying customers to notify them that credit has been added to their accounts in response to the Apple eBook …

Barnes & Noble

E-Book Buyers Receive Payment from Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement

If you bought a Kindle e-book between April 2010 and May 2012, you might see some Amazon credit coming your way. That’s because the online retail …

Antitrust Laws

KDP Jumpstart: Amazon’s New Simplified Publishing Guide

STEP-BY-STEP E-BOOK PUBLISHING WITH AMAZON’S KDP JUMPSTART<p>Amazon introduced a new simplified step-by-step publishing guide called KDP Jumpstart.<p>It’s …

Publishing

Context Marketing: Getting Organised

Sitecore<p>Context marketing gives you the power to understand your customers and offer them a truly personalised experience. It can help you deliver …

Marketing

Legimi Bundles eReader With its eBook Subscription Service

The Polish ebook service Legimi is now offering new subscribers the chance to buy an ereader for a euro.Anyone who signs up for a "Legimi without …

eReaders

Links to Happiness: Using Universal Links to Sell Your Ebook

By David Kudler<p>What’s the most efficient, buyer-friendly way to get your ebook into your reader’s hands?<p>The ideal way to sell an ebook is from your …

SEO

Fitness Blogger Sarah Stage is 9 Months Pregnant and Still Has Abs

Instagram @sarahstage<p>During her first pregnancy in 2015, fitness model and influencer Sarah Stage drew headlines (not to mention a ton of criticism) …

Fitness

Architecture Books You Can Borrow (For Free) From The Internet's Largest Library

Have you registered for your <b>free</b> library card? If you haven't, you're missing out on some serious perks! The Internet Archive has a lending feature …

Libraries

Waterproof Kindle Oasis lets you read in pool or tub

The idea is you'll be able to confidently read at the beach, in a swimming pool, even the bathtub (but not underwater). Oasis is rated as being able …

Kindle

A Look at Viral E-books

Free Website Content » Shopping » Book and Book Review Articles<p>By: Glenn Curry<p>If you’re like me, when you first heard the term ‘viral e-book’ you …

Viral

For Creative Freelancers: Free E-Book Shares 40 Tips To Help You Grow, Improve

Freelance software company AND CO has teamed up with about.me, a company that specializes in digital profiles, to create Hacking Independence. This …

Amazon's All-New Kindle Oasis: Bigger, Waterproof, Less Expensive - ExtremeTech

Amazon’s All-New Kindle Oasis: Bigger, Waterproof, Less Expensive<p>By on October 13, 2017 at 11:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Gear & Gadgets

Reminder: Arduino Enthusiast E-Book Bundle, Save 88%

Just a quick reminder for our readers about the great deal on the Arduino Enthusiast E-Book Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store.<p>The Arduino …

Arduino

Oasis Waterproof Kindle

Amazon´s new Kindle Oasis is the fanciest, most advanced e-reader ever, and its finally waterproof! Its a feature that Kindle fans have been …

Gear & Gadgets

Amazon Launches Waterproof Kindle, For Those Who Love To Read In The Shower

Image via Amazon<br>Kindle has finally answered the prayers of those who know that there’s nothing more relaxing than reading a book in the bath.<br>Hate it …

Snag a copy of “Coding For Dummies” (Free eBook expires 10/17/17 )

Coding For Dummies is an ebook which normally costs $16.00 but it is being offered FREE of charge until 10/17/17. This ebook offers hands-on …

Free Meditation ebook from Matteo Pistono

en_US<p>article<p>Meditation is the perfect practice to counteract the clamour of modern life<p>Meditation by Matteo Pistono - free …

Meditation

E-reader innovation has stalled

Next month marks 10 years since the first Kindle debuted. It’s a virtual lifetime in consumer electronics terms, but compared to its mobile brethren, e-readers’ pace of innovation has been glacial. Front lighting for night reading and waterproofing have been heralded as major upgrades, but beyond …

Innovation

How to change the cover of a book in iBooks

Do you have books in iBooks for which you would like to change the cover? If so, read on because we are about to show you how to change the cover of …

iBooks

Finally, Amazon Makes an Awesome Thing That Customers Have Wanted for Years

Is this new feature enough to make you want to finally buy a Kindle?<p>Epic leaders tend to be epic readers. There are countless reading lists of books that can help you learn to think more creatively or stay on top of your game.<p>It's just that finding time to read is hard. What if... you could …