Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Sunday, January 17

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
Kindle Instant Preview reinforces Amazon’s dominance

Inside La Presse+ Decisive and Final Move to Digital

Condé Nast Digital boosts revenue with programmatic

3 Typefaces for Books from Adobe’s Robert Slimbach

2015 In Review: All of Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing Tweets For 2015 in One Place

Amazon Announces Kindle iOS App Updates

Before Google Earth: A Rare Cartographic Compendium From Renaissance Europe

50,000-title e-book library opens in Israel to serve English-language readers

All of Bach is Putting Bach’s Complete Works Online: 100 Done, 980 to Come

Kobo Price Match is Now Available in Canada

The One Where An Author Steals Text From My Book To Sell Pirated Software David Gaughran

E-manga becomes increasingly popular in Japan

6 Great Contemporary Alternatives to Helvetica

Get Every Manual for Any Product for Free — No Sign up

Harlequin chops a novel into chapters to enable ‘binge-reading’

Chi sono, e quanti sono, i lettori italiani: gli ultimi dati Istat / Il Libraio

Allen Lau, Wattpad founder, contributes his insights to Entrepreneur Online

Google Play Books Launches in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Six Additional New Countries

Blind people should not have to fight for the right to read.

Egypt Launches a Massive Digital Library

BookFunnel: Low-Cost Ebook Giveaway Hosting

Nook holiday sales plunge another 25% to $41M as Barnes & Noble falls further behind Amazon Kindle

How to Read iBooks on Amazon Kindle, Nook Tablet or Other Ereaders?

Italy: New Book and Ebook Reading Statistics Released

An affordable Braille e-reader is in the works (video)

ProQuest Digitizes the Magazines that Chronicle Women’s Roles and Family Life in the 19th and 20th Centuries

The Growth and Effectiveness of Interactive Ebooks for Learning

The best Brandenburg #4 I’ve ever heard

From pages to pixels, the invention of the eReader,by JD Albert /NewsWorks

eBook Use Up 31% in Russia

Kindle Unlimited Funding Rises in December 2015 as the Royalty Dips Yet Again

Seventeen Percent of Germans Read From an eBook, Weekly

When will content truly become mobile? – Joe Wikert’s Digital Content Strategies