I love Amazon, but like many I was disturbed by what I read in the New York Times’ recent exposé. Still, I was actually more disturbed by what came next. I read defenses of Amazon from entrepreneurs, leaders, tech writers, and others. Some were easy to agree with. It’s a free country, after all. People […]
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I am on sabbatical for the next few weeks. While I am gone, I have asked some of my favorite bloggers to stand in for me. This is a guest post from Jeff Goins. He is the author of Wrecked and his forthcoming memoir, The In-Between. You can follow Jeff on Twitter or find out […]
I have now been using the Kindle Fire for about a month.
Since 1994, Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, has steadily grown his company. I knew it was big, but I had no idea how big. This infographic explains all.
What if you could get all your Kindle notes and highlights into Evernote where they were instantly available? Now you can by following these eight simple steps.
The book publishing word is undergoing a dramatic shift from print formats to digital. However, the rate of change will be less dramatic than many industry executives think. Here are four reasons why.
When Apple launched the iPad last spring, almost everyone thought it would kill Amazon’s Kindle. But it didn’t. Here are four reasons why.
If you are thinking about buying an e-reader—or upgrading the one you have—you should start by comparing the prices and features of each and then make a decision. This post get you started.
Yesterday, I received my Kindle 3. In this video, I unbox the device and provide my unfiltered, first impressions.
I have now had my iPad for a little more than a week. I have been using it daily. In fact, last week, I took it on a two-day business trip without my laptop. Since I was on a blogging hiatus, I didn’t think I would need my usual heavy-duty blogging tools. I made it, but not without some adjustment to my workflow.
My conclusion thus far is that the iPad is an elegant solution in search of a problem.
Obviously, I am writing from the perspective of a publisher. I am not adverse to change, as I have demonstrated repeatedly. I know the market is shifting. I believe digital publishing will change forever the way that we do business. However, that does not mean we have to “give away the farm”—or our content.