Tag Archives: traditional publishing

Sharing the Wealth: 6/24/2014

Been a little while, I know, but I’ve been very busy at work and haven’t had the time or energy to come home and recap like I normally do. This Sharing the Wealth cover roughly all of June up to … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth; 6/6/2014

David Gaughran discusses what kind of competition Big Publishing wants, specifically the kind where they’re guaranteed to win. They want the industry that is completely controlled by them, where they can control supply (authors) and distribution (bookstores) and set their … Continue reading

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iOS 8 and Why it’s Not a Gamechanger for Ebooks

This isn’t a tech post. I do those once in a blue moon (I believe the last one was about Apple’s last operating system announcement) but this isn’t one. Mark Coker, founder of Smashwords, had a post yesterday about iBooks … Continue reading

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Amazon and “Evil”

A lot of people have been talking about Amazon and Hachette. It started as a simple reporting of what was going on between the two. It was a juicy story, I can’t blame the news outlets for going after it. … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth: 5/30/2014

I posted in one of my past Sharing the Wealth posts about a lawsuit that saw a publisher, HarperCollins, successfully argue in court that another publisher, Open Road, did not have the right to publish one of their books in … Continue reading

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Amazon VS Hachette: A Second Summary

I posted an aggregation of news dealing with the Amazon VS Hachette negotiation that’s been going on Monday. You can read it here, but I wanted to post a follow up since there have been new developments. Smashwords has drawn … Continue reading

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Amazon VS Hachette: A Summary

This started out with me reading on my blogreel as I woke up and got ready to write today. I saw there had been a lot of activity in the Amazon VS Hachette debate and started building my Sharing the … Continue reading

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