Humble Bundle

The Last Unicorn, other Peter S. Beagle novels to hit Kindle October 1

By Chris Meadows
September 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

I just got off the phone with Connor Cochran, Peter S. Beagle’s publisher, who let me know some news that Beagle’s fans have been awaiting for quite some time. On October 1, 2015, a number of new Kindle e-book editions of Peter S. Beagle novels, including The Last Unicorn, will go live on [...]

Humble Book Bundle offers Star Wars trilogy radio dramas for $15

By Chris Meadows
August 27, 2015 // 1 Comment

The Force is with us. It must be. Why else would the Humble Bundle put out a deal like this now? The latest Humble Book Bundle consists of Star Wars audiobook titles. There are a number of DRM-free audiobooks in the collection, but to be honest I couldn’t tell you what most of them are without [...]

Storybundle, Humble Bundle offer diverse pay-what-you-want e-book collections

By Chris Meadows
August 7, 2015 // 1 Comment

Storybundle is back with an interesting set of bundles. The main one that caught my notice was the “Women in Sci-Fi” bundle, which I saw mentioned on Mike Glyer’s “File 770” blog. Curated by Kristine Kathryn Rusch and featuring a number of her works, this collection features a remarkable [...]

TeleRead Links: E-books by phone and candle? Apple Siri and music hassles. Streaming vs. ripping.

By Chris Meadows
July 18, 2015 // 2 Comments

Indoor candle device is designed to keep phones charged (Phys.org) An emergency generator for your phone at time of power outages? That’s an offer in the form of a crowdfunded-campaign item called Candle Charger. It offers USB power when you need it, designed to keep phones souped up when the [...]

New Post-Apocalyptic Humble Bundle

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
March 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Do you enjoy post-apocalyptic books, like Wool by Hugh Howey? Or Damnation Alley by Roger Zelazney? How about a bundle which includes audiobooks, comics and a game? Humble Bundle has outdone themselves with their latest offering. There’s something for everyone, with both classic sci-fi works [...]

No need to be humble with Subterranean Press Book Bundle

By Paul St John Mackintosh
February 20, 2015 // 1 Comment

The very wonderful science fiction, fantasy, and horror publisher Subterranean Press, publishers of K.J. Parker among many others, has just announced its own Humble Subterranean Press Book Bundle on the Humble Bundle site, offering an all-you-can-eat smorgasbord of its classics, including such gems [...]

An Interview with Bill Pollock of No Starch Press

By Joanna Cabot
February 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was fortunate to speak with Bill Pollock of No Starch Press, just prior to their debut on the popular Humble Bundle service. I had contacted him because I was searching for Lego-themed books, and was delighted to find a publisher who both published such things, and also offered them DRM-free, and [...]

Want a Humble Bundle for Geeky Kids?

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
February 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Here’s an interesting theme for a Humble Bundle. Brainiac kid’s books, including books on coding, physics, website design and, of course, LEGO. Heck, that sounds like something this self-proclaimed geek adult might be interested in. The line-up looks quite intriguing. Customers can pay [...]

Morning Links: Kobo singled out in Canadian investigation. Apple Watch details surface

By Joanna Cabot
January 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Khan Academy for iPad Updates with Over 150,000 Exercises (Lifehacker) Khan Academy has had an iPad app for a while, but it didn’t offer any of the actual training exercises available on the web site. A recent update changes that, and the new iPad app includes just about everything you get [...]

Humble Bundle releases Android App

By Joanna Cabot
August 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

From the fine folks at Lifehacker comes this intriguing news (Humble Bundle Releases Android App): the Humble Bundle people have just updated their Android app to allow downloads right from inside. As the article explains, the app used to allow only game downloads. Now, you can download music, [...]

New ‘Walking Dead’ Humble Bundle is up!

By Joanna Cabot
July 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

A new Humble Bundle is up, and it’s for comic book fans this time! The ‘pay what you want’ bundle has DRM-free digital comics including titles from the Walking Dead collection. Digital comics are not my thing, but I was intrigued at how many ‘levels’ they are offering [...]

A new Humble Bundle is available!

By Joanna Cabot
July 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Via Boing Boing comes this news, that a new Humble Bundle is available. These popular book bundles let you pay whatever price you want for a complete collection; those who pay more than the going average are entitled to bonus books and other content. The newest bundle is sci-fi themed, and contains [...]

Latest Humble Book Bundle offers Doctor Who comics, mobile game

By Chris Meadows
May 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

Doctor Who fans might have reason to rejoice at the current Humble Book Bundle on offer. With a base tier, a pay-over-the-average tier, and a pay-more-than-$15 tier, this bundle offers altogether 64 DRM-free issues of the IDW Doctor Who comic books, plus a Doctor Who mobile game with ten unlocked [...]

StoryBundle releases video game book bundle

By Chris Meadows
April 2, 2014 // 3 Comments

The Humble Indie Bundle started out selling video games, but branched out into e-books down the road. This makes it almost, but not quite, symmetrical that its competitor StoryBundle, who started with e-books all along, has now come out with a bundle of…e-books about video games. The base price [...]

Humble Bundle about to launch third e-book bundle

By Chris Meadows
March 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

The launch of the new Humble Bundle is still just under two hours away (until then, you have one last chance to snag some terrific Android games, nine of them for under $4—Zombie Gunship is some crazy fun!) but Publishers Weekly has just revealed what the new one is going to be. It’s going to [...]

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