Morning Links: Wikipedia and the future of news

By Joanna Cabot
December 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

What Wikipedia Can Tell Us About the Future of News (GigaOM) Children’s Digital Profit Down at Scholastic As Hunger Games Fades and Digital Investment Ramps (Digital Book World) MacMillan Vows to Participate in Library eBook Lending (Good E-Reader) Dickens, Reserialized (The Digital Shift) [ on]

Dickens and Victorian London apps and ebooks

By Paul Biba
February 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

That’s the title of an article in The Literary Platform.  Here’s a snippet:   2012 marks the bicentenary year of the birth of Charles Dickens, one of the greatest writers of the Victorian age. Thanks to a recent flurry of apps and ebooks, Dickens’ life and work has been [ on]

Parent vs Reader, Round 2: Dad vs Kobo

By Joanna Cabot
April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

I wrote in January about turning my stepfather loose on the Amazon Kindle. Today was Round 2 in the ‘Parent vs Reader’ escapades. I met my Dad for coffee today and took the Kobo Reader with me to amuse myself while I waited for him. He noticed it when he arrived and spent some time [ on]

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