Morning Coffee – 25 November 2015

14956851150_834245d55c_hHere are a dozen stories to read this morning.

  • Copyright, permissions and information design (the simpleton)
  • Could the ‘pay what you want’ principle work for publishers? (Econsultancy)
  • Custom-Redacted School Texts Make a Worrying Trend (Comic Book Legal Defense Fund)
  • Disappearing Amazon Reviews: The Facts Behind Amazon's Review Purges (Anne R. Allen's Blog, The Passive Voice)
  • Dropbox scans user-uploaded files for child porn—but does it scan for copyrighted e-books? (TeleRead)
  • Free Guide to Ebook Licensing for Libraries and Publishers (PP)
  • How Much It Costs To Make A Zine When You Pay Contributors & Use Nice-ish Materials (Sonya Ellen Mann)
  • Judge sides with Rightscorp, says DMCA doesn’t protect Cox (Ars Technica)
  • Readbug Wants To Be Spotify For Indie Magazines (TechCrunch)
  • Romance finally breaks The Post’s ‘No Self-Published Books’ rule (The Washington Post)
  • Will Google Cardboard Change Publishing? (PW)

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About Nate Hoffelder (10603 Articles)
Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader:"I've been into reading ebooks since forever, but I only got my first ereader in July 2007. Everything quickly spiraled out of control from there. Before I started this blog in January 2010 I covered ebooks, ebook readers, and digital publishing for about 2 years as a part of MobileRead Forums. It's a great community, and being a member is a joy. But I thought I could make something out of how I covered the news for MobileRead, so I started this blog."

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