equal rights for books and ebooks

Equal rights for books and ebooks

  A couple of weeks ago there was this news item from Germany that a new German law makes ebooks fall under the fixed book price law. The strange thing about this news is that ebooks are considered books in this law and on the other hand they’re considered software and thus they do not…

Let poetry flow until it breaks

  I can’t get my first love out of my head. Poetry, it was everything to me. I have a large bookcase filled with poetry and for years I myself scribbled down nothing but poetry. I still enjoy poetry very much, but now that I’m fully into the ebook business I’ve been plagued by this…

One EPUB to rule them all

  To me there is only one ebook format, EPUB. But as everybody knows, the ten tonne elephant in the room, Amazon, doesn’t support EPUB. Amazon created it’s own formats. I passionately believe in open standards and I think it is of the utmost importance that an open standard like EPUB becomes the de facto…

Vive la France – Eboocz version 1.3

  I’m very pleased to present to you Eboocz version 1.3 and Noisette, the 1914 winner of the French Bulldog Specialty Show in New York. Eboocz version 1.3 brings French localization. I noticed particularly many fans in France, so this one’s for you. I’m looking into other localizations, but haven’t decided yet on which language to…