Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, December 13

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba Paul Biba
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Introducing the All-New Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition: the Best Tablet for Reading https://t.co/eXBkSWC5gx

BitLit Partners with Springer to Offer Ebook Bundles https://t.co/B4m3bFE3XJ

Legacy Publishers Still Don’t “Get” The Future Medium https://t.co/A6ldFAIMhj

New Images of the Book of the Queen https://t.co/MOpZUUrvCm

Used eBook Sellers Receive Threats of Jail Time https://t.co/QTMXv1GvUF

More than 1.1 Billion Creative Commons Licensed Items Now Available, “2015 State of the Commons” Report Published https://t.co/lnBuvoraGT

Enthusiasm for the digital edition fades at many magazines https://t.co/QqxMI7Ugvo

Kindle, Kobo Apps for iOS Updated, Aldiko for iOS to Ship Today https://t.co/mxtDcgkAXm

Aldiko e-reading app is now available for the iPhone https://t.co/PvEw6epTM2

New Fire OS Bellini 5.1.1 Update Rolling Out to Some Fire Tablets https://t.co/tbLZ8NeaeP

Audiobooks Have Begun to Outsell Print (and Why) https://t.co/9RyltCs6x1

Scribd Settles NFB Lawsuit Over Inaccessible eBook Service https://t.co/K9OOeKyuX7

EU Proposal Bans Netflix-Style Geo Blocking and Restrictions https://t.co/OE939BFJcu

E-books, e-reading help child literacy: Study https://t.co/NxS9LfiF7X

Scribd Adds Sheet Music And Sesame Street To Its Subscription E-Book Service https://t.co/7i0XoLgS4Q

Ecuador’s draft copyright law: legal to break DRM to achieve fair use https://t.co/KRDoFvpmMW

BitLit brings print/ebook bundles to science with Springer https://t.co/QNYxIgSBKX

Kobo eBooks becomes a Universal Windows 10 app https://t.co/Yw4DqUkOcR

PRH Expands UK Library eBook Pilot to Schools, Sabotages it With Restrictions https://t.co/wzxY7qKOAo

Kobo France : tendances numériques 2015,par Hervé Bienvault @Aldus2006 https://t.co/99s4kyJDe1

A top feature in #aldiko for ios is borrowing eBooks from your local libraries right inside the app.To learn more: https://t.co/ZZOZq5AhS0

Playster officially launches subscription service covering books, music, movies, and games https://t.co/3rk7snWnrh

Swiftkey launches Symbols to help people with non-verbal autism communicate https://t.co/qIN1XYr5hX

Kobo releases new firmware update for all of their e-readers https://t.co/IkyNi7yVnC

Copyright law will have a disastrous effect on design publishing https://t.co/QeAYzCVO1o

L’applicazione di lettura # Aldiko è ormai disponibile per iOS https://t.co/7ZzIJjJIhA @Aldiko https://t.co/DLO5ZSKn9m

Smashwords Expands Global Ebook Distribution with Odilo, Tolino and Yuzu https://t.co/tVc3vbSL3i

BeeLine Reader: Can different colors in text speed up your e-reading? Take the test on the Web https://t.co/qYe5uVRfgu

UK citizens may soon need licenses to take photos of some stuff they already own https://t.co/FVCMKZHILf

Turning Course Materials Into a Digital Magazine https://t.co/tEfCJ4uKFN