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
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Kindle Instant Preview reinforces Amazon’s dominance https://t.co/KU0wdXHZrv

Inside La Presse+ Decisive and Final Move to Digital https://t.co/VYmZC8JKJV

Condé Nast Digital boosts revenue with programmatic https://t.co/Df93T1ZdGI

3 Typefaces for Books from Adobe’s Robert Slimbach https://t.co/JnQPoIt8zj

2015 In Review: All of Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary and ePublishing Tweets For 2015 in One Place https://t.co/iGmnHKWj89

Amazon Announces Kindle iOS App Updates https://t.co/yx3mjZqk03

Before Google Earth: A Rare Cartographic Compendium From Renaissance Europe https://t.co/xg0ahe4KNy

50,000-title e-book library opens in Israel to serve English-language readers https://t.co/3mQZ8MDctf

All of Bach is Putting Bach’s Complete Works Online: 100 Done, 980 to Come https://t.co/jlWhBlVtFn

Kobo Price Match is Now Available in Canada https://t.co/btehBb5AQe

The One Where An Author Steals Text From My Book To Sell Pirated Software David Gaughran https://t.co/9dIJOszdxL

E-manga becomes increasingly popular in Japan https://t.co/ys8m3RLjLQ

6 Great Contemporary Alternatives to Helvetica https://t.co/sUVD1Ud4Ug

Get Every Manual for Any Product for Free — No Sign up https://t.co/Q5ikwz9EFL

Harlequin chops a novel into chapters to enable ‘binge-reading’ https://t.co/qti4wpgQRd

Chi sono, e quanti sono, i lettori italiani: gli ultimi dati Istat / Il Libraio https://t.co/vTB5zO7I1i

Allen Lau, Wattpad founder, contributes his insights to Entrepreneur Online https://t.co/gd3aRh9nlz

Google Play Books Launches in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Six Additional New Countries https://t.co/SVlu28pWgC

Blind people should not have to fight for the right to read. https://t.co/GsbTFfPI7u

Egypt Launches a Massive Digital Library https://t.co/RGT4eq5JVs

BookFunnel: Low-Cost Ebook Giveaway Hosting https://t.co/Jn78G8Efw8

Nook holiday sales plunge another 25% to $41M as Barnes & Noble falls further behind Amazon Kindle https://t.co/YCF6URJeRR

How to Read iBooks on Amazon Kindle, Nook Tablet or Other Ereaders? https://t.co/Dnllb2AD7Y

Italy: New Book and Ebook Reading Statistics Released https://t.co/LoKXVxJkIn

An affordable Braille e-reader is in the works (video) https://t.co/nwN2TpQ4lP

ProQuest Digitizes the Magazines that Chronicle Women’s Roles and Family Life in the 19th and 20th Centuries https://t.co/K1qMKcR5Qz

The Growth and Effectiveness of Interactive Ebooks for Learning https://t.co/7a2IMj1Ied

The best Brandenburg #4 I’ve ever heard https://t.co/m90XpOZvHU

From pages to pixels, the invention of the eReader,by JD Albert /NewsWorks https://t.co/DWq7d3RJmZ

eBook Use Up 31% in Russia https://t.co/UUqwc6TRQU

Kindle Unlimited Funding Rises in December 2015 as the Royalty Dips Yet Again https://t.co/Q0CNi2TYSz

Seventeen Percent of Germans Read From an eBook, Weekly https://t.co/7tTA60eaeU

When will content truly become mobile? – Joe Wikert’s Digital Content Strategies https://t.co/Lawc4TXzoS