As Audio and AI dominate the Futurebook Conference 2023 Programme, What Kind of Future is Being Imagined? In just over a week, it will be time for the annual Futurebook conference - what has become one of the most important dates in the calendar for understanding the nature of our industry’s concerns, the climate in which we operate, and the overall appetite for innovation across our landscape.
Spotify's roll-out to English-speaking markets outside the US. ?Half of 16-25 year-old readers say BookTok got them into books.
Dan Holloway reports from the Futurebook conference, and the future belongs to audio. Also, Spotify buys Findaway in a potential audiobook game-changer.
At Futurebook 2021 audiobook subscription was a big focus, with large publishers seeing it as a threat while many saw it as a boon for consumers.
Spotify buys audiobook distributor Findaway. What does that mean for indie writers and the wider audiobook landscape?
Audible still have questions to answer over their returns policy, Frankfurt Book Fair will continue to be partly digital.
Educational publishing offers opportunities for indies, as does the changing way people are reading - more on mobiles, less on ereaders.
An in depth news report from Futurebook 19 looking at what the conference had to teach indies with a focus on data and events.
Data Guy keynotes at Futurebook 2019, Dean R Koontz's deal with Amazon, Amazon's new store layout, and the death of the long tail
ALLi takes a look back at what made the headlines in 2018 and what the future has to hold for indie writers in 2019,
Futurebook reminded us that the key to success is finding our niche, while The Selfies is a new Prize for indie authors.
Amazon remains tight-lipped after leaking many of its customers emails, but opens up its US store to Australian customers once again.