All posts by Paul Biba

Paul is a retired lawyer who specialized in international joint ventures and overseas operations. He became an ebook maven to avoid carrying bulky paper books on international flights. He is the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the web's first and oldest blog about ebooks, elibraries and epublishing. He has been interviewed by the NY Times, Christian Science Monitor and the The Guardian about ebooks. Currently he provides a curated daily twitter feed on these topics @paulkbiba

eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, August 2

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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E-books for sale, but not selling, at independent booksellers – The Denver Post

Digital Downloads Fueling Strong Audio Sales
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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, July 26

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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A great guide to typography

Google Play Books v3.5 Lets You Sync Your Notes and Bookmarks to Google Drive
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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, July 19

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Google’s “Temporary” Shut Down of Its eBook Publisher Portal Approaches the Two-Month Mark

VitalSource Updates Bookshelf Accessibility
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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, July 12

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Le Futur du livre – Salon du livre numérique les 11 et 12 septembre à Tours

Israeli Court Lifts Ineffective Popcorn Time Ban

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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, July 5

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Digital vs. print textbook war – who cares?

Ebookselling Innovation in the Arab World

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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, June 28

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Here’s how reader analytics can help publishers

Australia passes controversial anti-piracy web censorship law
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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, June 21

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Amazon Changes the Structure of KDP Select

Onyx inkBOOK has e Ink Carta Screen and Runs Android Apps

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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, June 14

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Hermann Zapf Dies at 96

On the Dastardly Evil of Proprietary eBook Formats and the Inherent Righteousness of Industry Standard Formats

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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, June 7

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Statistics: U.S. E-Book Sales Down 6% in 2014 According to PubTrack Digital/Nielsen

Why Proprietary Ebook Formats Work
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eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news for week ending Sunday, May 31

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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How to Price Your Work on Amazon

Google Play Books Publisher Program Has Been Closed
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