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UK Authors Force Clean Reader App to Stop Some Book Sales

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Creators of the Clean Reader app will no longer sell books after receiving complaints from authors that their works were being altered without permission.

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Mexico’s Manuvo: Building Book Apps for Spanish Readers

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Award-winning Mexican app development studio Manuvo is at the forefront of building book apps for the Spanish-language market.

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SmackFiction: Building an App for Mobile YA Book Discovery


Lisa Buchan of SmackFiction explains the process of building and piloting a new app for Young Adult and New Adult book discovery in New Zealand and Australia.

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Flemish Children’s Books Cross Media Boundaries

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A number of Flemish children’s book publishers have launched cooperations with other creative media industries to create apps, games and storytelling experiences.

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BiblioNasium Wants to Turn Kids Into Book Reviewers

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BiblioNasium, the literary social network for kids, has announced the launch of advanced book review features.

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Short Reads: The Rooster Crows, Very Briefly

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Publishing Perspectives’ #EtherIssue live chat on Wednesday will focus on the trend toward short reads, newly represented by the Rooster app for iOS.

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Mobile Tech is the Next Frontier for Content

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg says the internet itself is not important, it's what the internet empowers people to do.

Reporting from the Mobile World Congress, Beatrice Stauffer notes the strong advances in mobile tech are creating opportunities for content providers.

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Exprima Talks: Peter Meyers, Content Innovation at Citia

Corey Pressman

In this debut of the Exprima Interview series, Corey Pressman talks with Peter Meyers of Citia about the future of ebooks and how digital storytelling might evolve.

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How UK Museums Use Mobile Tech to Enhance Visitor Experience

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UK museums are adapting publishing technology to their needs and using mobile apps to re-invigorate the way visitors explore their spaces.

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Mexico’s Álvaro Enrigue Wins Anagrama’s Herralde Novel Prize

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Mexico’s Álvaro Enrigue won the €18,000 Herralde Prize for his novel Muerte súbita. The prize, awarded by Anagrama, is given to an unpublished novel in Spanish.

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