Morning Roundup: Kobo launches book reviews. Surface Pro-Better laptop?
May 21, 2014 | 9:00 am
By Joanna Cabot
Simon & Schuster Enters eBook Subscription Distribution Channel (Digital Book World)
Simon & Schuster will be distributing its back-list to ebook subscription services Oyster and Scribd, becoming the second among the world’s five largest publishers to do so.
Surface Pro 3 Hands on: Better Laptop, Yes; Better Tablet, Maybe (GigaOM)
Even at first blush it’s easy to see that Surface Pro 3 is a better laptop than its predecessor: It’s thinner, lighter, has a better display with more room to work and has a super trackpad. Is it a better tablet? That’s hard to say.
Kobo Launches New Book Review Section (The Digital Reader)
A few days ago Kobo announced on the Kobo Writing Life blog that they are growing their own review section.
Challenging the Status Quo in Digital Publishing (GoodeReader)
We solved a major publisher problem, yet the status quo prevailed.
Kindle Daily Deals: Supercell (and others)