Publishers and retailers will face soaring eBook prices when a new European-wide VAT law on digital products is introduced on 1st January 2015.
Will retailers absorb the cost or will writers find their royalties squeezed as the cost of doing business in the UK rises.
The Amazon Fire phone is a flop, officially, generating a $170 million deficit for "inventory evaluation and supplier commitment costs" in Amazon's latest earnings report.
Where did it go wrong?
I'm something of a plain text fetishist and I've been searching for a long time for the perfect text editor for carving out my 50K word target for this year's NanoWriMo.
For short documents, both UberWriter and FocusWriter have been favourites of mine. For longer documents, including my last novel, I opted for Scrivener.
This year, I'll be using Sublime Text 3.
Amazon US are rolling out a new programme called Kindle Scout.
Kindle Scout is crowd-sourcing of public opinion for Amazon's new publishing arm, and it works like this...
"Call it a crime against nature if you will, but I am in love with my Cherry MX Blue keyboard."