Google Play Books May Have Launched in Norway, But You Can’t Find Norwegian Books There (The Digital Reader)
Google may have launched a local Play Books store in Norway a couple weeks ago but they did so without few local titles.
Amazon’s Dramatic Shift (Futurebook)
Amazon is seeking a ‘dramatic’ shift in terms, according to Hachette Livre chief executive Arnaud Nourry.
Teachers Surveyed on Using Games in the Classroom (Teachers with Apps)
Although technology in the classroom is evolving from computers to tablets, a new survey from the Games and Learning Publishing Council highlights that the use of games in the classroom is becoming more common and teachers are increasingly valuing the ability games have to motivate low-performing students.
13 Things an Adult Should Actually be Embarrassed to Read (Book Riot)
As far as I can tell; however, no one has yet offered alternative guidelines for the embarrassment-conscious adult to follow in order to avoid reading-based shame.
Kindle Daily Deal: Lady Julia Grey Series (and others)
"I’m a journalist, a teacher and an e-book fiend. I work as a French teacher at a K-3 private school. I use drama, music, puppets, props and all manner of tech in my job, and I love it. I enjoy moving between all the classes and having a relationship with each child in the school. Kids are hilarious, and I enjoy watching them grow and learn. My current device of choice for reading is my Amazon Kindle Touch, but I have owned or used devices by Sony, Kobo, Aluratek and others. I also read on my tablet devices using the Kindle app, and I enjoy synching between them, so that I’m always up to date no matter where I am or what I have with me."
Courtesy of the Kboards, a worrying item about struggling e-book sites and their ability to monetize engagement with Amazon - or not - has...
REVIEWS: E-Book & AUDIO BOOKS SELF PUBLISHING: TECH & BIZ TIPS
is now a static archival site, but we're very much alive at TeleRead.com . Big thanks to Nate Hoffelder of TeleRead.org , who teamed up on the preservation project with The-Digital-Reader.com .