Amazon announced on Monday that the Kindle Unlimited funding pool grew to $24.9 million in June, from $24.6 million in May 2019. At the same time the per-page rate royaltyContinue reading
Amazon's Prime day deals may only be for Prime subscribers, but they're not the only deals the retailer is offering right now. Over on Woot Amazon is selling Kindle PaperwhitesContinue reading
Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. The ALA is alarmed over the recent changes to the library ebook pricing model. China's 24-hour unstaffed bookstore launches. Oh,Continue reading
Amazon Prime day doesn't officially start for another few hours but the Kindle and Fire deals are already live. If you have an Amazon Prime subscription you can get a 4th-genContinue reading
So I was reading a post over on the Bookworks blog where Carla King explains how to correctly size images before uploading to your site, but I have a problemContinue reading
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For some reason I do not understand, I have fallen off the AAP's mailing list. Here is a belated report on publisher revenues from the Association of American Publishers. PublisherContinue reading
You just finished reading Publisher Revenue Up 4.5% Through April 2019, eBook Revenues Down 2.5% which was published on The Digital Reader.
I am sure everyone here is familiar with calibre, the free and open-source ebook library management tool. It is a great way to manage your ebook library, and it wasContinue reading
Here are a few stories to read this Wednesday morning. Did you know HP Lovecraft was a ghost writer for Harry Houdini? The animals in illustrated manuscripts in the MiddleContinue reading
Amazon rolled out another firmware update for its Kindle ereaders yesterday. The affected models include all new Kindles as well as older units as far back as the second KindleContinue reading
Update: It's July 2019, and I am suddenly seeing a rash of websites asking to send me notifications, so I went into Chrome to block them again. I also updatedContinue reading
You just finished reading How to Stop Websites From Harassing You About Notifications and Location Tracking which was published on The Digital Reader.
Image editing used to be something that required a dark room, expensive chemicals, and scissors. Later all that was replaced by expensive apps, but it is now 2019 and aContinue reading
You just finished reading Ten Free Online Image, Graphic, and Photo Manipulation Tools which was published on The Digital Reader.