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Silicon Valley Through the Prism of Publishing

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Books in Browsers V demonstrated various efforts by Silicon Valley to help the publishing industry explore new digital opportunities.

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Consider the Ebook Format: Books in Browsers V

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How do authors create their digital book files and what influence does that process have on the final content? Speakers at Books in Browsers 2014 address this topic.

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Standards a Top Priority at Books in Browsers V

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At this year’s Books in Browsers conference, many speakers addressed the importance and relevance of standards for ebooks and web content.

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Books in Browsers V: Live Stream Video

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Watch the live stream video from Books in Browsers 2014, a summit for developers and designers working in the book publishing industry.

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Ether for Authors: Is Amazon Really in Retreat?

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Porter Anderson looks at reactions to the news of Larry Kirshbaum’s departure from Amazon Publishing, plus problems with print, and more.

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Books in Browsers IV: Get Ready for More Context

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Speakers at this year’s Books in Browsers summit explored the idea that creators should consider context as much as content, and that readers can greatly benefit from more context.

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Books in Browsers IV: Why We Should Not Imitate Snowfall

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At Books in Browsers, NYT digital designer Allen Tan urged content creators to first understand the underlying principles before jumping in to a project like Snow Fall.

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Watch the Books in Browsers IV Live Stream

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Tune in to this year’s Books in Browsers conference live from San Francisco. Books in Browsers is a summit for the next generation of publishing companies exploring the digital future of reading online.

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“Kid Responds” Sequel to “Go the F*ck to Sleep” Rumors Squelched

At Books in Browsers, Peter Meyers read The Child Responds, a sequel to Go the F*ck to Sleep. Unfortunately, it was for illustration and not for publication.

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Is Following a Conference Via Twitter Worth It?

Conference attendees post real time updates on Twitter all day long so you can follow along from home. You can, but should you?

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