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Amazon NY to Sell Ebooks Through Other Retailers

Amazon NY to Sell Ebooks Through Other Retailers

Amazon's NY-based publishing group has made a deal with Ingram to make its ebooks available to competitors such as Barnes & Noble, Apple, and Kobo. Currently content from Amazon's West Coast imprints are not included in the deal with Ingram's digital distribution arm, CoreSource. Amazon NY will [Full Story…]

Evolution of E-books, iPad Discussed in July Panel

Evolution of E-books, iPad Discussed in July Panel

In a recent ibreakfast discussion, panelists spoke about the future evolution of e-books and iPads. David Steinberger of ComiXology introduced the idea of "transmedia": content that exists across media, with content "belonging" in different states. Comics belong in the static or [Full Story…]

Panel on eBook/iPad Marketplace to Take Place Tomorrow Morning

Panel on eBook/iPad Marketplace to Take Place Tomorrow Morning

Tomorrow morning at 7:30 a.m., Alan Brody will host the iBreakfast panel on 'The Exploding eBook & iPad Marketplace' at the CresaPartners Center on 100 Park Avenue.  The panel will discuss the recent trends in the consumer electronics and publishing industries in regard to recent [Full Story…]

Barnes & Noble Launches In Store Free E-book Promotion

Barnes & Noble Launches In Store Free E-book Promotion

This week, Barnes & Noble launched an in-store, free e-book promotion for consumers who own the company's Nook e-book reader or any other device running its Barnes & Noble eBookstore or BN eReader software.  Customers that meet these qualifications will receive a free e-book from a [Full Story…]

Barnes & Noble Makes App for iPad

Barnes & Noble Makes App for iPad

Barnes & Noble will have an e-reader app on the Apple iPad, which is due out on April 3rd. The app offers access to the B&N eBookstore and other content in your B&N digital library, including content downloaded to the Nook, B&N's e-reader.ZDNetPrevious:> Barnes & Noble [Full Story…]

The Nook Coming to a Store Near You

The Nook Coming to a Store Near You

Barnes & Noble's eReader called the Nook is now available for purchae on its site and will be in stores later this week. Barnes & Noble introduced the Nook in October. PC Magazine Previous: > Nook Not Coming for Some this Holiday Season [Full Story…]

Publishers Still Valuable in eBook Age

Publishers Still Valuable in eBook Age

In an op-ed in The New York Times, Jonathan Galassi, president of New York-based publisher Farrar, Straus & Giroux, writes about the value of a publisher to an author and reader, emphasizing that this value remains even in the new age of eBooks. Galassi explains that a publisher "selects, [Full Story…]

Major NY Publishers Unite for Digital Reader

Major NY Publishers Unite for Digital Reader

Time Inc., Hearst, Condé Nast and other New York-based publishers are teaming up to develop new hardware and software for a digital reader, the aim of which is to be more compatible with the needs of newspapers and magazines. Content for the device is planned to be compatible with Hewlett-Packard, [Full Story…]

Publishing Online Could Save Book Industry

Publishing Online Could Save Book Industry

New York City is the home to many book publishers, who might be less likely to meet their demise in '09 if they embrace the Internet, says L Magazine's Nate Brown. Specifically, Brown recommends that publishers make some content available online and to ebook readers. He also suggests that [Full Story…]

DailyLit Connects Ads with Books

DailyLit Connects Ads with Books

New York-based digital book publisher DailyLit is offering advertisers the chance to place ads in its emails and RSS feeds with which its subscribers read books. The company acts as an intermediate between publishers and advertisers, matching them accordingly. DailyLit currently works with thirty [Full Story…]

More Kindles Spotted on NYC Subway

More Kindles Spotted on NYC Subway

Amazon's electronic reader Kindle continues to gain ground in New York City, where the adoption is easy to gauge by looking around during your morning commute. Riders on New York City subways, buses and commuter trains are Twittering about fellow passengers reading eBooks on the devices. November [Full Story…]