Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, December 20

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
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Digital Book World is Totally Irelevant https://t.co/tCQHrWfMvE

eBooks May be Selling Well, But eBook Apps Are Doomed,by Nate Hoffelder @thDigitalReader https://t.co/zVAkGnU7IN

Internet Archive to host telethon Dec. 19-20 https://t.co/43WQfdQ7Sr

The Wall Street Journal offers the latest business news with its universal Windows 10 app https://t.co/M9LDq0IA2r

Multi-language e-Textbooks https://t.co/STeFVNTfbJ

Academic Libraries: “Pearson Woes Deepen Over UK Ebook Price Row” https://t.co/vZdnr2Iglf

Kindle Unlimited Renamed in France as Contract Terms Change https://t.co/gfk8mXltVo

Shelfie Partners with Findaway on Print-Audiobook Bundles https://t.co/RXJqig6hq8

Watch Kobo CEO Michael Tamblyn talk about e-books https://t.co/VbRgTTkQ3x

Whatever happened to innovation in the publishing industry? https://t.co/JpUrJWw0aG

On latest TKC, meet @NickLum of @BeeLineReader , which I’d love to see @Amazon add to Kindle platform. https://t.co/DIil1wvYYH

New Issue of Scandinavian Library Quarterly Available Online (All Articles in English) https://t.co/WX0BNEGHju

Why There’s No Innovation in the Publishing Industry https://t.co/Rk4b7UIf6y

BitLit Adds Audiobooks to the Shelfie Bundle Platform https://t.co/TCgtssTMnE

How the Book Business Invented Modern Gift-Giving https://t.co/uneOBEZUj5

Ingram Content Group Acquires Aer.io https://t.co/bSwY9eUNfL

The Field Guide to Typography: Typefaces in the Urban Landscape https://t.co/vQteQQ7IWt

“Why ebooks will eventually replace print books” MWPA Oxford debate transcript from Publerati available here (and… https://t.co/JgMBDx67vz

Google Play Books Introduces new Night Reading Feature https://t.co/BHqYtDuaFd

Re: What Real Digital Rights Management Can Deliver https://t.co/at79k1AK4Z

Amazon Reports First Kindle Unlimited Rates By Territory https://t.co/BjZwyUEhlI

Kobo Turns Six Today https://t.co/vnAd8iGsNW

Atavist cuts half its staff and searches for a sustainable path as funding dries up https://t.co/bBjQCKL4Z1

Sony Digital Paper System DPT-S1 Review https://t.co/3thWfb6DAi

The Orphan works database new release https://t.co/G7Cv1Ii4mb

Amazon UK selling more Kindle ebooks than print books https://t.co/eVVDN4ThRL

The Irish players at the forefront of new publishing https://t.co/68AE7nBj7r

Nextory Unlimited Audiobook and e-book service wants to conquer Sweden https://t.co/FSF9D0ZZkM

New York Public Library now has 375,000 e-Books for people with print disabilities https://t.co/LV0LWFykq2

New Digital Collection: Jane Austen’s Family Music Books Digitised and Now Available Online https://t.co/J912Nh7LCn

Google Play Books Now Has a Blue Light Filter, But There Are Better Options https://t.co/KQREyQnNi7

A Digital Museum That Can Be Viewed IRL https://t.co/yKECJgflAJ

AAP Reports Trade Sales Down in First 8 Months of 2015 https://t.co/IHUseLrP9B https://t.co/fwn26vylUt

The Barnes & Noble affiliate program is closing https://t.co/JKf0mV4FP9

e-Book Sales Decline 11.0% in 2015 https://t.co/HG0MKtPe0P

The Kindle Chronicles: Charlie Tritschler, VP Amazon Devices https://t.co/Bcj6LQrWfX

Malaysia’s Nanyang Press Partners With Magzter for Digital Expansion https://t.co/z1zplWqQYw

Old Book Illustrations: Free Archive Lets You Download Beautiful Images From the Golden Age of Book Illustration https://t.co/WYiavLXRxM

Successful Self-Publishing: How To Self-Publish An Ebook And Print Book https://t.co/B7omAOd4PI

The Canadian Library Association wants to Disband https://t.co/2bXzDp07Hh

National Library of Israel: Historical Jewish Press Archive Home to 1.3 Million Digitized Newspaper Pages https://t.co/rF84Rt3qqF