Amazon plans World Book Day giveaway

AmazonCrossing has announced that U.S. readers can download free Kindle books in translation for one week in honour of World Book Day—the annual April 23rd cele...

Young Writer of the Year Award 2018

Submissions are now open for The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 in association with the University of Warwick. The...
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Brexit fuels industry fears

Attendees at the London Book Fair heard how Britain’s looming departure from the European Union has raised fears about the impact on those who make (some of...

Google Launches Talk to Books

Google has just launched a new service called Talk to Books and it leverages machine learning. If you type in a full sentence it searches all the sentences in o...

eBook Piracy is on the rise in 2018

Pirate websites receive 300 billion visitors a year and ebooks represent a small, but growing target for download. Digimarc and Nielsen conducted a recent st...

Kindle for iOS unveils infinite scrolling

If you had ever used the Kindle app for the iPad or iPhone there was only one way to turn pages, swipe right. When you did this a small animation played that ma...