Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Saturday, July 16

85515856_e56aae92bf_oEditor's Note: The following is a compilation of tweets from @PaulKBiba, the former editor of Teleread.

Amazon Kindle exec Mike Torres tells everything you wanted to know about Page Flip (Teleread))

Hot Summer News from Wattpad HQ (Wattpad)

A Jailbreak for Every Kindle (Hackaday)

Research Tools: Massive Open Access Database on Human Cultures Launches Online (InfoDocket)

Review: Kindle (2016) (The Digital Reader)

The 2016 Kindle is Complete Crap as an Accessible eReader | The Digital Reader (The Digital Reader)

AAP Estimates Publisher eBook Revenue Shrank in 2015 (The Digital Reader) Launches eBook of the Month Club (The Digital Reader)

Unlocking Books for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Internet Archive blog)

Free Microsoft Ebooks (2016 Edition) (eBook Evangelist)

Digital magazines and the search for inspiration (WNiP)

An In-Depth Look at Apple’s Approach to Accessibility (MacStories)

Amazon Has Reportedly Been Hacked, and Details on 84,000 Kindle Account May Have Been Stolen (The Digital Reader)

Why education continues to fail digital content (and students ready to fully embrace it) (NoShelfRequired)

Google Play Family Library is a Bass-Ackward Way to Share eBooks, Other Content With Up to Six People (The Digital Reader)

Why You Should Take the AAP Statshot Annual Revenue Data With a Grain of Salt (The Digital Reader)

Vatican Digitizes a 1,600-Year-Old Illuminated Manuscript of the ‘Aeneid’ (Hyper Allergenic)

Publishing: Kindle Scout Case Study (Self Publishing Advice)

eMusic Audiobooks Relaunches as eStories (The Digital Reader)

Opera magazine launches complete digital archive (TNM)

Digital Library Federation Releases New Code of Conduct (InfoDocket)

More than 50 libraries are on pace to hit one million digital checkouts with OverDrive in 2016 (OverDrive)

First Look: The New York Public Library’s new eBook reading app, SimplyE (TNW)

Milestones: New Zealand Birds Online Reaches 10,000 Images (InfoDocket) Extracts Notes and Highlights from Your Kobo eReader (The Digital Reader)

TKC 415 with OverDrive’s David Burleigh (The Kindle Chronicles)

AOP unveils winners of the Digital Publishing Awards 2016 (WNiP)

Promotional sites Freebooksy and Bargain Booksy list free and cheap ebooks (Teleread)

image by Annie Mole

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