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Morning Media Newsfeed: Forbes Sells Majority Stake | Kindle Unlimited Unveiled - Posted July 21, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Forbes Sells Majority Stake | Kindle Unlimited Unveiled - Posted July 21, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Facebook Buys Oculus | Atlantic Makes Changes | Amazon Credits eBooks - Posted March 26, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Facebook Buys Oculus | Atlantic Makes Changes | Amazon Credits eBooks - Posted March 26, 2014
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Why Two Industry Giants -- Walmart and Viacom -- Have Semantic Technology In Their Sites - Posted June 3, 2013
The opening keynotes at this week's Semantic Technology and Business Conference saw two industry giants pump up the volume about how, and why, to apply semantic technology in the enterprise. At Viacom, the largest pure-play medi... [semanticweb.com]

The Amazon Appstore: A Thicket of Untapped Resources? [Infographic] - Posted April 25, 2013
App analytics upstart App Annie has put together a good-looking infographic that conveys that Amazon's app store has a lot of catching up to do relative to the Google and Apple stores, but plenty of ropes to grab to help it get there. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Amazon Expands E-Book Language Support -- a Little - Posted April 8, 2013
The publisher of a bilingual children's book written in English and Cornish prevailed upon Amazon to issue the e-book after a petition and a social-media campaign, according to the UK Guar... [SocialTimes.com]

Amazon Creates 'Send to Kindle' Buttons for Websites and WordPress Blogs - Posted March 20, 2013
Amazon has finally extended its "Send to Kindle" button for books to websites and WordPress blogs, making it possible for readers to save an article directly from the website and read it later on their Kindles. Announced on March 19, the new button puts the sharing power in the hands of the... [SocialTimes.com]

Blip Goes Mobile, Brings Original Web Series To iOS, Android, Kindle - Posted January 4, 2013
Blip has teamed up with L4 Mobile to create a new mobile app, bringing their original web series content to iOS, Android and Kindle devices. The app, which launched yesterday, lets users discover, watch and share Blip's original content on their mobile phones and tablets. Darren Cros... [SocialTimes.com]

Christmas Day Broke Mobile Activation Records, With Tablets Especially Hot - Posted December 27, 2012
Americans binged on digital devices and media this holiday season, according to data released today by Flurry and Amazon. On Christmas Day, 17.4 million Android and iOS devices were activated, accordin... [SocialTimes.com]

Why the TV industry should pay attention to Blip - Posted December 17, 2012
As the web video industry continues to mature, TV networks must begin to watch how these new entertainment platforms are innovating for consumers. We recently sat down with Kelly Day, the CEO of Blip. Previously Day was the EVP & General Mana... [Lost Remote]

INFOGRAPHIC: Walmart, IPhone, And The Hottest Holiday Tech Trends On Facebook - Posted December 10, 2012
Walmart was the most-talked-about brand on Facebook over Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and it appears that the major retailer has carried that momentum through the holiday season. According to an infographic from Compass Labs, Walmart is again one of the most popular Facebook brands, wi... [AllFacebook]

Comic Remembers Good Old Fashioned eReaders - Posted December 10, 2012
Someday will we be nostalgic about our good old-fashioned Kindle or Nook? In his "For Lack of a Better Comic" strip, artist Jacob Andrews imagined how we will talk about eReaders and digital bo... [GalleyCat]

Social Media Newsfeed: Cyber Monday | Facebook Privacy - Posted November 26, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Mozilla Firefox Lets News Sites Add 'Send to Kindle' Button - Posted November 6, 2012
Mozilla Firefox has added a feature that lets web users send content that they would like to read to their Kindle. Online publishers can add the "Send to Kindle for Mozilla Firefox" button in order to help readers save news articles, blog posts and so forth, for... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Is Walmart Afraid of Kindle (and the Future)? - Posted September 21, 2012
The public understands why Walmart wants the Kindle off of its shelves. What kind of r... [AgencySpy]

Is Walmart Afraid of Kindle (and the Future)? - Posted September 21, 2012
The public understands why Walmart wants the Kindle off of its shelves. What kind of r... [PRNewser]

Amazon's New Kindle Tablets Optimized For Facebook - Posted September 7, 2012
Amazon is la... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Kindle Updates | Instagram Buy | Twitter Self-Serve Ads - Posted September 7, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Amazon Sells Out Kindle Fire Line - Posted August 30, 2012
Amazon said today that it has sold all of its Kindle Fire tablets. The device launched in November 2011, and the retailer claims it has 22 percent of the U.S. tablet market. Amazon has scheduled a mystery press conference next week, most likely to reveal some new devices. According to ... [GalleyCat]

Pinterest Pushes Ahead with New Mobile Apps - Posted August 15, 2012
Digital scrapbooking site Pinterest, which made headlines last week by dropping its invitation-only status, stepped up its mobile game today with ... [PRNewser]

$249 Mini iPad Coming Soon? - Posted July 3, 2012
Just as Google is getting into tablet business and rumors of a new Kindle Fire are circulating, rumors that the iPad Mini will cost as little as $249 have hit. Boy Genius Report has the rumor: "Apple's upcoming tab... [FishbowlDC]

Kobo Opens Up eBook Store In Japan - Posted July 2, 2012
Canadian eReading company Kobo has opened up an eBook store in Japan and will introduce its eReaders to the country on July 19th. Kobo eReaders go on presale today through the new Japanese Kobo e-commerce site for 7,980 or $100 US. The news comes as Ama... [FishbowlDC]

Kobo Opens Up eBook Store In Japan - Posted July 2, 2012
Canadian eReading company Kobo has opened up an eBook store in Japan and will introduce its eReaders to the country on July 19th. Kobo eReaders go on presale today through the new Japanese Kobo e-commerce site for 7,980 or $100 US. The news comes as Ama... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Rumor: Amazon Working On New Kindle Fires - Posted July 2, 2012
Amazon is rumored to be working on two new Kindle Fire tablets, a 10-inch version and a new 7-inch "Coyote" version. Boy Genius Report has more: "Earlier reports suggested that ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [SocialTimes.com]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [FishbowlNY]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [FishbowlDC]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [PRNewser]

Elevator Pitch: Storyville Wants to Do for Short Stories What iTunes Did for Music - Posted April 26, 2012
In the latest episode of mediabistroTV's "Elevator Pitch," host Alan Meckler meets with Storyville co-f... [GalleyCat]

Sharing Books is as Old as Print. But, Publishers have a Problem with eBook Sharing - Posted November 23, 2011
Sharing a conventional paper book has been one of the most basic sharing activities for a long time. Sharing comes in the form of informal person-to-person lending or institutionalized library loans. This simplest and most basic of sharing activities has been, however, something that has not been easily adopted for di... [SocialTimes.com]

Kindle Fire a 'Service,' Not a Tablet - Posted September 28, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27930" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Photo: Emile Wamsteker/Bloomberg"][/caption] When Jeff Bezos announced Amazon's new Kindle products today he presented them ... [AgencySpy]

The Kindle Fire: Amazon's Answer to the iPad - Posted September 28, 2011
Looks like the tablet family just got a whole lot bigger. Today, Amazon announced three new e-reading products with impressively low price points... [10,000 Words]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week: Amazon's iPad, Putin's Pecs, and Romney's E. Coli Problem - Posted September 27, 2011
In this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," we unveil our new tablet device (which many of my roommates are calling an "iPad killer") and discuss the future presidents of Russia ... [GalleyCat]

Quietly Amazon Releases Kindle Social Network Service - Posted August 9, 2011
Kindle owners are smiling ear to ear because it seems that Amazon humbly rolled out a new social networking service for their dedicated Kindle owners. Probably the silent release with no fanfare is based upon Amazon's plan to let the omnipresent social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Google... [SocialTimes.com]

Amazon Kindle Textbook Rentals: Possible Cost Savings This School Year? - Posted July 18, 2011
Anyone who has bought school textbooks knows about the relatively large price it adds to education. In 2006, the U.S. Department of Education issued a report titled An Economic Analy[s]is of Textbook Pricing and Textbook Markets (and yes, there is a spelling error in its title) which said: Between 1986 and 2004,... [SocialTimes.com]

$50 Kindle eReader by Christmas? Free by Next Summer? - Posted June 8, 2011
All Things D's Peter Kafka quotes Citigroup's Mark Mahaney as predicting: Mahaney thinks they'll be below $100 by Christmas, and that seems like a very conservative guess. Kindles Gettin... [SocialTimes.com]

Amazon's Book Publishing Plans Brings Hope to Independent Writers - Posted June 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64831" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="SPR"][/caption] The "Slush Pile" just got an exciting makeover courtesy of the bookselling pioneer Amazon. The Seattle-based giant, which sells more books than any other bookstore in America, is planning a big move to compete with book publishers like Random House, Simo... [SocialTimes.com]

Garth Risk Hallberg Offers 7 Ways to Kindle-Proof Your Manuscript - Posted June 1, 2011
How many books an you read that could never have an eBook edition? Over at The Millions, author Garth Risk Hallberg offered seven ways to "Kindle-proof" your manuscript. Some of the simpler ways include using color, adding illustrations, and ... [GalleyCat]

Amazon To Offer Library eBooks on Kindle - Posted April 20, 2011
Amazon has formed a partnership with Overdrive allowing for Kindle users to borrow eBooks from libraries. The service should be available later this year. Here's more from eBookNewser: "The Kindle eBook format is basically the same as... [GalleyCat]

What's Your Favorite eBook Orientation? - Posted April 20, 2011
This GalleyCat editor reads almost all his digital books on the iPad in a double-sided landscape view (pictured, via). What's your favorite eBook orientation--... [GalleyCat]

eBook Sales Up 202%. Audio Book Sales Up 36.7% - Posted April 18, 2011
The figurative changing of the guard in terms of technology products is always a little surprising even when it is expected. We've seen this happen in the shift from vinyl records to CDs, from desktop PCs to notebooks, and from video tapes to DVDs to streaming video. Although some people may... [SocialTimes.com]

Use The Magic Catalog To Get Free Books On An iPad - Posted April 5, 2011
If you use the Kindle app on an iPad, you already know about the thousands of books that you can by from Amazon and read on your iPad. While you can books from Amazon, you may not know that there are thousands of free books, most of them older classics, that... [SocialTimes.com]

Author Stephen Leather Sold About 44,000 Kindle Books In December - Posted January 18, 2011
Author Stephen Leather sold 44,334 Kindle books this past December. Leather expl... [FishbowlDC]

Author Stephen Leather Sold About 44,000 Kindle Books In December - Posted January 18, 2011
Author Stephen Leather sold 44,334 Kindle books this past December. Leather expl... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Use Kindle For Free Phone/Internet While Abroad - Posted January 5, 2011
Tech blog Lifehacker has discovered that Kindles are not just good for reading, but are also a great way to get free Internet when traveling abroad. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

How To Read Kindle Books On NookColor - Posted December 29, 2010
If you upgraded from a Kindle to a NookColor this Christmas, you don't have to lose your Kindle library. Hackers have figured out a way to run Kindle's Android based eReader app on the Nook Color. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

New Kindle is Bestselling Product in Amazon History - Posted December 27, 2010
Recession? Death of print media? Amazon.com isn't worried. The e-tailer ... [FishbowlLA]

Kindles Are Helping Educate Kids In Africa - Posted December 10, 2010
A non-profit organization called Worldreader is bringing eReaders to families around the world in hopes of pu... [Inside Mobile Apps]

DoubleClick Founder's FindTheBest Comparison App Gets Investment From Social App Fund -- And Sees Open Graph In Its Future - Posted December 6, 2010
Comparison engine FindtheBest, the startup launched by DoubleClick co-founder Kevin O'Connor (see our story here), has found itself the recipient of some VC funding. The Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers sFund is parting with an undisclosed sum out of its ... [semanticweb.com]

Amazon Kindle Jumps 216 Spots on NBCU Index - Posted November 29, 2010
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iPad And Kindle Make BoingBoing's 2010 Gift Guide - Posted November 23, 2010
Tech blog BoingBoing posted their Gift Guide 2010 this week and it includes eReaders and tablets. The Kindle, the iPad and the Samsung Tab all made the list, which also includes a number of gadgets ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

NEXT Is New Puzzle Game For Kindle - Posted November 23, 2010
Game developer Mobigloo has launched a new puzzle matching game for Kindle called ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Amazon Introduces Kindle Book Giving - Posted November 19, 2010
Just in time for the holidays, Amazon has launched the ability to digitally give Kindle Books as gifts to anyone with an e-mail address. Kobo announced a similar service yesterday, which begins in early December. To give a Kindle Book as a gift, customer... [Inside Mobile Apps]

DODOcase Brings Book Binding To The Kindle - Posted November 19, 2010
Shopping for an eReader for a holiday gift? Don't forget to pick up a case too. DODOcase has a new line of cases for the new generation of Kindles that are reminiscent of print b... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Vook Comes To Kindle - Posted November 1, 2010
Interactive digital publisher Vook is now available through the Kindle store. The publisher, who just celebrated its one-year anniversary released Anne Rice's The Master of Rampling Gate through the Kindle app last week. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

10 Reasons Kindle Will Fail: An Instructive List from 2007 - Posted October 19, 2010
Back in November of 2007, Center Networks published a long list of reasons that the new Amazon Kindle would fail. To be completely honest, th... [GalleyCat]

Triple Town Game Launches On Kindle - Posted October 15, 2010
Kindle has a new puzzle game called Triple Town. The game was created especially for the Kindle by independent game developer Spry Fox. It is now available in... [Inside Mobile Apps]

iPads Are Helping Kindle eBook Sales - Posted October 12, 2010
The growth of the iPad is helping Kindle eBooks sales, according to new research from Cowen and Co. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Apple's iPad Is Coming To Walmart - Posted October 11, 2010
Apple is gearing up to push iPads this holiday season by stocking up on the popular devices in big box retail stores. The iPad is going to go on sale at Walmart this season, and according to reports, it could be any day now. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Are Kindle Covers Weighing Them Down? - Posted September 30, 2010
With the light and airy design of the new Kindle and other eReaders entering the market, there is no reason that an eReader should be weighing you down. But adding a case to your Kindle can change all of this. Today in a Kindle forum on Amazon, one Kindle user ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Format eBooks For Kindle With Calibre : Top Stories Of Summer - Posted September 28, 2010
Want to read ePUB files on your Kindle? Just use Calibre. The free open-source eBook library management software lets you format eBooks from soures like Google Books and Project Gutenberg to be read on your Kindle. All you've got to do is ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Amazon Launches Kindle For The Web - Posted September 28, 2010
Amazon.com has launched the beta version of a new service called "Kindle for the Web." The service lets customers sample Kindle books direc... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Bus Driver Caught Reading Kindle - Posted September 21, 2010
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Can Web 3.0 save the publishing industry? - VatorNews - Posted June 2, 2010
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On The Menu: Introducing eBookNewser - Posted December 7, 2009
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On The Menu: Introducing eBookNewser - Posted December 7, 2009
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Jeff Bezos Talks About The Kindle's Surprising Success - Posted June 15, 2009
Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos spoke today at Wired magazine's Disruptive By Design business conference, revealing how successful the Kindle -- in all its forms -- has been during its 18 months on the market. According to Bezos, 35 percent of the sales of the 300,000 books available... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

FishbowlNY Poll Results: Kindle's Too Pricey For You - Posted May 8, 2009
Yesterday, we asked you to tell us if you would buy a new Kindle DX. There's been a lot of buzz about this product in the past few days (most recently the fact that it ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY Poll Results: Kindle's Too Pricey For You - Posted May 8, 2009
Yesterday, we asked you to tell us if you would buy a new Kindle DX. There's been a lot of buzz about this product in the past few days (most recently the fact that it ... [FishbowlNY]

Dr. Nancy Snyderman To Host MSNBC Show|HarperCollins' Revenue Declines|Google Could Save Journalism|CNBC Host Mad Over Kindle DX|Toby Young Hit By Car - Posted May 7, 2009
TVNewser: NBC News chief medical editor, an... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Dr. Nancy Snyderman To Host MSNBC Show|HarperCollins' Revenue Declines|Google Could Save Journalism|CNBC Host Mad Over Kindle DX|Toby Young Hit By Car - Posted May 7, 2009
TVNewser: NBC News chief medical editor, an... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Poll: Will You Buy A Kindle DX? - Posted May 7, 2009
Amazon.com revealed a new, bigger Kindle yesterday. But we were wondering, will it sell? The reviews are mixed -- some have called it overpriced -- but Amazon is pitching it as the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY Poll: Will You Buy A Kindle DX? - Posted May 7, 2009
Amazon.com revealed a new, bigger Kindle yesterday. But we were wondering, will it sell? The reviews are mixed -- some have called it overpriced -- but Amazon is pitching it as the ... [FishbowlNY]

The WSJ Thrives When Other Papers Die - Posted April 6, 2009
It's never pleasurable when we report on the decline of the newspaper industry. We always heave a heavy sigh, pick up the pen...urgh laptop, and start writing. According to The Australian Business, ... [MediaJobsDaily]

10 Months In, A Tepid Response to the Sony Reader - Posted September 5, 2007
The Sony Reader may have arrived with serious splash ten months ago, but as Business Week reports, reviews of the tiny handheld book-reading device have been tepid at best, and Sony has consistently declined to release sales figures, which just might tell you somethi... [GalleyCat]

Amazon's Kindle Ready to Launch? - Posted June 13, 2007
Rumors circulating back in April that Kindle, Amazon's e-reader, would be launched in the spring didn't pan out, but Publishers Marketplace reported on its home page y... [GalleyCat]

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