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 For the Week Ending September 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 feeds for the last week.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Amazon Expands No-Rush Shipping Credit to Include eBooks, Books http://t.co/yZ6jFOR2ni

Clay Shirky -Amazon, Publishers and Readers http://t.co/fabsyEMnGM

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending September 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 feeds for the last week.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Martin Taylor @nztaylor RT @thecreativepenn: “New App Tells The Stories Behind Famous Typefaces” http://t.co/0eR6EjThzb

“James Frey’s new digital publishing company promises 1 read each week” http://t.co/E0xEkgUiyY

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending September 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 feeds for the last week.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Top on Ebook Friendly this week ⇢ The Digital Roadmap for #libraries prepared by Dosdoce http://t.co/ddgwL8C5YT

Legacy Media: The Lost Decade In Six Charts By Frédéric Filloux http://t.co/xol1chC96h

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending August 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 feeds for the week ending August 31.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

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

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“Smartphone beats paper for some with dyslexia” http://t.co/cdtckjkXeq

Ellora’s Cave CEO Confirms Amazon Sales Drop http://t.co/ZCn4ha5o2N

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending August 24

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 feeds for the week ending August 24.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

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

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The Advantages of Dyslexia – Scientific American http://t.co/b5Fvjt8q7J

“Amazon doubles storage of Kindle Paperwhite in lieu of full hardware update” http://t.co/VPWmwlxnKS

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending August 17

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 feeds for the week ending August 17.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

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

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New article by Ted Striphas: The Internet of Words http://t.co/Adb4TfP6l3

Self-publishing becomes larger focus at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair: The Frankfurt Book… http://t.co/rxbLJSt2Qc

OverDrive Launches International ‘Read an Ebook’ Day http://t.co/d7dqRHH942
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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending August 10

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 feeds for the week ending August 10.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

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

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This is the best damn analysis of the Amazon/Hachette debate. A must read. https://t.co/xqgu4SRGk8

Question: Hachette illegally conspired to fix ebook prices. How much of their credibility does this destroy? [no link]

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending August 3

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 feeds for the week ending August 3.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me @paulkbiba — Paul Biba

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Mark Coker: How to Do Box Sets at Smashwords for Audience Building, Charity and Profit http://t.co/rv1AkkRh2v

Chrome extension turns Amazon into a pirate ebook site http://t.co/ugqLGnpwai

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending July 27

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 feeds for the week ending July 27.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday evening.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me @paulkbiba — Paul Biba

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Scholastic to Close Storia eBookstore; Customers Could Lose Access to Their eBook Purchases http://t.co/fs56ELXbR0

Another Argument Against The “Artist Must Get Paid” Nonsense http://t.co/UybvxKNitG Continue reading

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News For the Week Ending July 20

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 feeds for the week ending July 20th.  A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Monday morning.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me @paulkbiba. — Paul Biba

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Publishers Should Start Selling eBooks on Bittorrent http://t.co/3tCUdbPica

E-Books in a Kenyan Library Increase Patronage http://t.co/d8yt9gLN8X Continue reading