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Amazon Acquires Goodreads

Share In a year that seemed marked by large corporate buyouts, Amazon added it’s name to the list. The internet retail giant acquired the book-based social media site Goodreads in a large buyout in 2014. Amazon has already integrated large … Continue reading

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Southwest Airlines Travelers Provided With Free Ebook Platform

Share With an initiative of making ebooks readily available for the travelers, Kobo launched a unique e-reading platform for Southwest Airlines passengers. It would be an immense delight for the booklovers to read anywhere now. The proposal offers nearly 140 … Continue reading

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TOR and BitLit Team up to Provide Sci-Fi/Fantasy eBooks

Share Tor Publishing, one of the largest Science Fiction and Fantasy publishers in the world, has teamed up with Canadian-based BitLit to make their books available for download. Tor books are in high demand but have rarely, if ever, appeared … Continue reading

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Future of Amazon’s WriteOn Looks Bleak

Share Last month, Amazon released a new platform called WriteOn for authors to post their works in progress and solicit feedback from readers. The platform was developed to compete with Wattpad. The platform was struggling from the start and Amazon … Continue reading

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