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TKC 168 Jon Cog

News – 1) Amazon announces a brand new format for Kindle titles, named Kindle Format 8 or KF8. Chris Casey of eBook Architects and the eBook Ninjas Podcast in an interview today (starts at 2:10) explains what the new format will do and why it’s important. 2) Looking for ways to pay for a new […]

TKC 152 Jon Cog

News – 1) The worrisome blight of Kindle spam is in the news here and here. Laura Hazard Owen had the story first three months ago, with help from Mike Essex. 2) Does this new web site and this YouTube video mean J.K. Rowling is going to bring Harry Potter to e-books herself? Maybe, says […]

TKC 149 Jon Cog

News – 1) Amazon creates a new general trade imprint headed by former Time Warner Publishing CEO Larry Kirshbaum. Click here for Mike Shatzkin’s take.  This follows creation of a new Amazon mystery imprint, Thomas & Mercer Books. 2) The Kindle gets some touching new E Ink competition from Kobo and (too late for this […]