The initial concept for the Digital Public Library of America was launched in 2010 by Harvard University’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society. Since then, it has faced (and is still facing) many obstacles, both technological and critical. Considering the scale of the project and what they have accomplished in 3 years though, I don’t… Read more »
It’s been a long time since I was this excited about the release of a book. It’s not just that it’s an iPad app. And it’s not even that I wrote it (although that is a bonus). It’s because Photoshop Elements (PSE) for Photographers by Focal Press was created entirely using our new Page Designer.
This Guardian article is written from the perspective of a ‘time traveling author’ who returns from 2043 with a dire report on the state of culture. This fun look explores what the future of fiction could really look like.
Since Barnes & Noble’s former CEO, William Lynch was dismissed, the Internet has been rife with discussion about the imminent death of the company.
Digital comic book publishers have begun to unveil their state-of-the-art superpowers and have set themselves up as a force to be reckoned with.
Providing flexibility in content consumption can be beneficial for news publications, journalists, and customers alike. Maybe this is why we’ve seen a rise in author based subscriptions.
In the South Korean town of Paju, every business, every person, and even every bus, is dedicated to one thing: books. We get it. We think that every country needs a book city.
Bloomberg View columnist, Virginia Postrel, recently posted this article about the future of brick and mortar bookstores. Could memberships be the showrooming solution the industry needs right now?
The Bookseller has announced that it will release a monthly digital book ranking, with the help of data directly provided to the magazine by trade publishers in the UK.
Late last month, the Australian branch of Penguin launched True Stories, a website dedicated to the real life memoirs of Australians. What does the launch of this Australia digital story platform mean for the industry?