Dispatches from the Digital Revolution

Top News of the Week

The Apple Education Event: Apple announces a new iPad textbook initiative as well as a new textbook category called iBooks 2 on Thursday. How will the textbook industry fair? More info and immediate reactions from TechCrunch, Publishers Weekly, Gigacom, and Mashable.

Libraries and Ebooks: Are libraries having trouble stocking ebooks? See here for more.

Checking out ebooks: Libraries and digital checkout stats up according to OverDrive. Breakdown of stats here.

More on Barnes and Noble: B&N is at a disadvantage in the bookselling world. Here’s why.

Ebooks & Higher Ed: Are colleges and professors hesitant to adopt ebooks? Check out this interesting USA Today article.

A Surprise to Analysts of Amazon: Despite selling at major losses, Kindle Fire may be turning a greater profit, according to Teleread.




This entry was posted on January 20, 2012 by in News and tagged , , .

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