Today, we're going to talk about Findaway Voices, an audiobook service that's an alternative to Audible, which is causing headaches for indie authors after the Audiblegate controversy. We'll also talk about something called social reading. And we'll look back on the legacy of Jeff Bezos at Amazon.
Findaway Voices offers royalty bonus to authors leaving ACX exclusivity and Draft2Digital offers royalty splitting.
First of a series of #AudibleGate campaign posts. Authors question the funding of ACX/Audible's easy exchange program and lack of transparency
Social reading apps continue to expand as Literati raises $40m. Writers & writers' groups respond to Audible's new terms.
The sale of Wattpad to Naver, Audible's small movement on returns policy, and Rolling Stone's vanity publishing
Kickstarter celebrates a record year for comics, Audiblegate latest, Libraries in America need financial Covid support.
Audible's Easy Exchange program has turned the platform into a lending library, funded with royalties seized from authors.
Android update uses machine learning to generate realistically narrated audiobooks from ebooks. Amazon offers ebooks to libraries.
Writers' organizations unite in condemning ACX/Audible's response over returns, print on demand titles return to Bookshop.org