Posts tagged publishing start-ups
StoryWorth: Stories that cross generations
April 3, 2013 | 3:50 pm
We all love stories. For many of us, it's why we read, whether on paper or in electrons. But what are the most meaningful stories? For many of us, we love stories about our past, our families, and where we came from. StoryWorth is a start-up that aims to make telling, reading and keeping those stories easier. I really like the idea behind it. It's all done via email. You can send questions to your loved ones, or StoryWorth will create and send questions. The recipient answers the question, and StoryWorth stores it and turns it into an online book. It's private. Only...
Weekend Roundup — Are libraries still relevant?
February 17, 2013 | 9:52 am
Passion Rather Than Business Sense Fueling Book Publishing Start-up Funding? (DBW) It's not what a library stocks, it's what it shares (The Guardian) Bestselling author riles many, calling libraries 'no longer relevant' (Christian Science Monitor) Amazon shares climb on Kindle e-book optimism (Yahoo! News) Kindle Daily Deals: The Last Dance by Ed McBain (and 3 others)...