Dispatches from the Digital Revolution
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.