When the first digital readers appeared on the scene, they were greeted with very mixed reactions. Early adopters and tech enthusiasts loved the freedom and flexibility of having an entire library of books at their disposal in a small handset; traditionalists looked on in horror and argued that electronic media could never replace the experience of a real book. Authors and … [Read more...] about It’s not a case of “either/or” – why digital and printed media can and will coexist
Reading can be one of the most exciting activities in the world. A good book will transport the reader to a faraway land and allow them to ignore their worries. It’ll enable them to learn about world history and human relationships. Reading will make you smarter as well. In recent years, a lot of people have made the switch from paperbacks and hardbacks to e-books. They’re … [Read more...] about Why E-Books Are Better Than The Alternatives
One can often spend hours debating the comparison of e-books and printed books. However, as we march towards a highly digital age, it is imperative for everyone to keep up with the times. As more people start buying interest in technology, the number of book readers goes down every day. Publishing is one such sector that has entered the digital zone to make reading more … [Read more...] about Top 5 Advantages of E-Books
There used to be a stigma about self-publishing, not even 15 years. It was not uncommon for published authors to roll their eyes at anyone claiming the dubious title of “self-published author.”You know the type of self-published author I’m talking about. The guy that aspired to be an author since he was a child, never got the chance and decided to pay a publishing house a … [Read more...] about For Authors, Digital Publishing Is Far Superior To Print
When you love to read, finding time to read your books and places to store them are familiar problems. The time-worn cliche of book lovers with groaning, double-stacked bookshelves exists for a reason. People who love books usually end up with a significant collection of them.The invention of the eReader seemed like the perfect solution. A device just a little larger than … [Read more...] about Picking an eReader That Won’t Distract You From Reading
It’s been 12 years since the Kindle first appeared on the scene, and within a couple of years, it became clear that e-readers were no passing fad. In fact, the experts of the day confidently told us that in the dim and distant future of 2020, print books would be largely relegated to the role of decorative shelf fillers, and we would all have a personal pocket electronic … [Read more...] about What happened to the ebook revolution?
A lot of authors are shy when it comes to the idea of publishing their work as an eBook. There's something nostalgic about a print book - for some people it's the smell of paper, for some people it's just nice to mark their progress with the turn of each page.Even so, eBooks are rapidly becoming more popular as a form of self-publishing. There are numerous advantages to … [Read more...] about 5 Advantages of Publishing Your Work as an eBook
Students nowadays rely on technology for almost everything because they can find it entangled in every part of our culture. They already know how important technology is and how can affect the way we play, learn, read and work. Given the mobiles and various wireless devices, students from all around the world rely on technology to satisfy their huge appetite for knowledge at … [Read more...] about E-Book Benefits and Potential in Higher Education
The world of books is a source of inspiration for several aspects of the entertainment industry and beyond. This includes the leisure and dining sectors too, such as restaurants and cafés. Japan is notorious for the most ingenious venues designed after popular books, manga, and genres in general. For example, Alice’s Fantasy Restaurant in Shinjuku offers the ultimate Alice in … [Read more...] about Is an Audiobook Cafe a Dream or a Nightmare?
Amazon has introduced an interesting variant of the most affordable Kindle e-reader. It features a longer display as well as a built-in light source, a characteristic earlier reserved for its pricier products. At £69.99, £10 more than the prior model, the brand-new Kindle includes a 6-inch E ink screen with an adaptable front side light source that projects at the sides of the … [Read more...] about What Makes Kindles So Awesome
The benefits of having an e-reader are many, but you probably already know that since you’ve made it to this site. In fact, you’ll probably agree that the practicality of having an e-reader is one of the best benefits as well as the endless amount of literature that’s available right at your fingertips.However, as with most things in life, when we humans get too much … [Read more...] about Top Three Trading & Investment Books Available on Your E-Reader
If you are an avid reader then you probably already have your own way of doing things. While some people enjoy reading a book with a hardback, others prefer to read on a tablet or a Kindle. The way that you read is totally up to you but if you are looking for something a little different then why not consider reading on a tablet?In this article, we are going to tell you … [Read more...] about Why You Should Consider Reading On A Tablet