Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, December 27

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 Comics: Successful, Accessible, and Ruining How We Read Comics? https://t.co/joSMyDt2mp

e-Book Cover Design Awards, November 2015 (The Book Designer) https://t.co/vKzTheYywz

Using ebooks to connect with indirect customers https://t.co/x0NFBlmVUY

EBSCO Information Services Donates Digital Content to Worldreader to Support Literacy in the Developing World https://t.co/i88gTnIfp1

On Digital Comics Ruining How We Read Comics https://t.co/5FgbBLALEK

German machine vends books in exchange for unwanted presents https://t.co/fVO44VTC2X

New Digital Archive Online: Fordham University Launches “Bronx Black History Archives” https://t.co/tSbyeMTcna

Gary just posted “Checkout EBSCO eBooks to your computer for offline reading” to the blog https://t.co/PBq91ss6W9

Wattpad brings a trove of free books and stories to Windows Phone https://t.co/oAI8lQy8oZ

The Ebook Retail Universe https://t.co/Ksm1jMqiz6

New ALA Report: “After Access: #Libraries and Digital Empowerment: Building Digitally Inclusive Communities” https://t.co/5M2tk6vSiD

Beware of Sony eBook Gift Cards https://t.co/v0AvvqY51w

New Manuscripts From the National Library of Greece Digitized and Now Online https://t.co/1acOPX7fs7Wattpad Launches Windows 10 App https://t.co/LelKrANCVF

Print book sales are up, but don’t start celebrating just yet via @FortuneMagazine https://t.co/mDaBeEU8BQ

The War on Christmas Cards: Dead Robins, Used Paperclips, and Other Secular Greetings https://t.co/hVY3i9RRcD

Caleb Mason of @Publerati argues that B&N will file for bankruptcy sooner than most think: https://t.co/5qpt3Z72ZJ https://t.co/Yn5qK7GRbL

Updated guides on how to install non-Amazon apps + playing Flash, to cover Year 2015 Amazon Fire tablets. https://t.co/8C2fGmocak #kindle

Smashwords 2016 Book Publishing Industry Predictions: Myriad Opportunities amid a Slow Growth Environment https://t.co/tH37uGoxBy

Amazon thinks self-publishing is the key to growth in India https://t.co/XugYPlGt3k

Sorry, librarians: You still don’t ‘get’ e-booksespecially their potential as literacy boosters. Read this study! https://t.co/lPzswb96tt

Several recent Amazon changes in features + new offerings (a lot) for their Fire tablets and Cloud storage. https://t.co/xgbjXih9LI #kindle

How to Speed Read in Reading Apps on Android https://t.co/0STDG77m1R

Kobo reveals the types of e-books Australians Love https://t.co/zlyZzhUaK9

e-Books help overcome Book Censorship in the Middle East,by Michael Kozlowski @Goodereadermike https://t.co/6k9lJh8nQb

Authenticity Amidst Change:Preservation & Access Framework for Digital Art Objects,Chelcie Juliet Rowell/ The Signal https://t.co/PuRwdrJjel

ŹRT @infodocket: University of Kansas Researchers Developing Digital Archive of WWI Poetry by American Immigrants https://t.co/Qjrju8iHUt