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NYPL Open Book Hackathon 2014
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I spent last weekend at the NYPL Open Book Hackathon. Here are some writeups from other blogs: http://hypothes.is/blog/open-book-2014/ http://go-to-hellman.blogspot.co.nz/2014/01/epub-has-steep-road-ahead-notes-from.html I was encouraged to participate in the event by a colleague who said “I can’t go… But you should!” It was very cool to see so many people excited about what we can do with eBooks! […]

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Why I dumped my Goodreads Account: Amazon Crosses My Line in the Sand

@DigitalBookWorld put out a request for information from people who shut down or deleted their Goodreads accounts a upon hearing of Amazon’s purchase of the independent social community for readers. For more information about Amazon’s latest acquisition and other opinions, please see the Expert Publishing Blog over at Digital Book World BTW – it should […]

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But wait! There’s more!!!
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I’m gonna be running to and fro for the next few months. Mostly to NYC and San Francisco, with occasional stops back home in the Adirondacks to check on the pack, the cats, and to make sure my husband hasn’t been overtaken by our furry zoo. Next up: NYC to participate in an eBook-related working […]

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I’m Baaaccckkkk…
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Yes, it has been quite some time since I’ve paid attention to my poor neglected orphan step-child blog. But the good news is, I will be blogging more regularly going forward. Just in a different place. As of today, I am now a contributor to the Digital Book World Expert Publishing Blog! I’m thrilled and […]

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