January 23, 2022

Audio: NPR: Publishers And Booksellers See A 'Predatory' Amazon

From a Summary of a National Public Radio Report: Booksellers and publishers are worried that Amazon is going to devour their industry. The giant online retailer seems to have its hands in all aspects of the business, from publishing books to selling them — and that has some in the book world wondering if there […]

Nice! OverDrive Will Distribute Entire O'Reilly eBook Catalog DRM-Free

Kudos to the always experimental and forward thinking O’Reilly for going DRM-Free. Will other publishers follow O’Reilly’s lead? From OverDrive: OverDrive is announcing that booksellers, libraries, and schools in its global network will soon have access to DRM-free eBook titles from O’Reilly Media. The publisher’s entire eBook catalog will be available to OverDrive’s channel partners, […]