Ever have that experience as a parent when you accidentally introduce your kids to the thing you want to keep them away from? There's a certain age where children develop the magical skill of somehow hearing the exact opposite of what a parent means. When filtered through these prepubescent-contrary-lobes, conversations such as, the "birds and bees" and "say no to drugs", are … [Read more...] about Agency tasked with fighting piracy accidentally releases top 10 sites for pirated manga
Types of sites that people used to read on the internet
The internet is like a giant library. It has lots of websites with different information. Some websites talk about sports, some have stores to buy things, some have news and others have places to talk and share things. Every website offers something different. If you want to get information online, it is important to know what types of websites are out there. This article will … [Read more...] about Types of sites that people used to read on the internet
Why E-Books Are Better Than Paperbacks
We understand that even the title of this article could get some avid readers riled up. However, the art of writing and reading goes back thousands of years. The Epic of Gilgamesh is credited as the first-ever book or piece of poetry created and published during the ancient Mesopotamian era. It dates back so far that genuine and accurate records are hard to find, but historians … [Read more...] about Why E-Books Are Better Than Paperbacks
How much do authors actually make?
In order to make a career as a writer, a person needs to possess a pretty unique toolkit. Having a passion for the craft, a vast imagination and creative drive are all a good start. A writer also needs the ability to conduct research, switch perspectives, be mindful of personal biases, think critically, and communicate clearly, as well as practicing self discipline and … [Read more...] about How much do authors actually make?
E-Readers have abysmal build quality
Do you use an e-reader to read digital books or other content such as comics, manga or magazines? What about a digital note-taking device to freehand draw or edit PDF files? The Amazon Kindle, Barnes and Noble Nook and Kobo are three of the most popular brands in North America and most of the world. Midsize e-reader companies such as Pocketbook, Onyx Boox, Bigme and Fujitsu … [Read more...] about E-Readers have abysmal build quality
Is it Important for a Story to be Accurate?
It’s interesting how some writers and movie directors insist on learning everything about a topic so that it’s accurately depicted. Some creators consider it essential to consult an industry expert for a film or book; such as a historian for a period-piece or a retired cop to consult on a gritty-crime story. For a little giggle, check out this clip of Grey’s Anatomy cast … [Read more...] about Is it Important for a Story to be Accurate?
Do you like distraction-free or multimedia E INK products?
One of the most divisive aspects of the E INK industry is two types of products, distraction-free or multimedia. The Remarkable 2, Freewrite typewriter, Pomera typewriter, and Fujitsu Quaderno are great examples of distraction-free experiences, where there are no notifications, popups or anything to get in the way of the core functionality. Whereas on the other side of the … [Read more...] about Do you like distraction-free or multimedia E INK products?
Shedding a light on Ghostwriting
For many celebrities, being talented at one’s craft, whether that's as a successful actor or musician, is no longer is enough nowadays. In a 2019 Guardian piece called “Second thoughts: the rise of the celebrity side hustle", author Sam Wolfson writes, “Clothing, makeup and other luxury lines can generate billions – far surpassing the money that some famous faces make from … [Read more...] about Shedding a light on Ghostwriting
Gen Z is avoiding e books and here’s why
Although Gen Zers are voracious readers, they claim to avoid e-books due to eye strain, the need for a digital detox, and their love of libraries. Gen Z is without a doubt avid readers. Those who were born between 1997 and 2015 are referred to be members of this generation.An e-book had previously been used by Luk, a 21-year-old Oxford University student studying English, … [Read more...] about Gen Z is avoiding e books and here’s why
Should Amazon release a keyboard for the Kindle Scribe?
Remarkable is one of the most popular e-notes in the world, and last week, they announced a new folio case with a keyboard. It connects to the Remarkable two via magnets and allows users to type in their notes instead of exclusively relying on the stylus. The Kindle Scribe is a brand-new product category for Amazon. The company has always focused on consumer-driven e-readers … [Read more...] about Should Amazon release a keyboard for the Kindle Scribe?