A new high profile-backer for open source textbook firm Flat World Knowledge: Random House. The book publisher is investing an undisclosed a… Read more »
HMV (LSE: HMV), HarperCollins, Penguin and Random House are financing a new “social retail” service aiming to help readers find, buy and sha… Read more »
UPDATE: Random House confirmed this morning that it will make its full catalog of 17,000 e-books available on Apple’s iBookstore.
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Random House is working with digital media agency Smashing Ideas to create a series of children’s apps as it continues to expand its digital… Read more »
Tucked inside the presentation by Skiff CEO Gil Fuchsberg during Wednesday’s Samsung Unpacked session at CTIA; a batch of content partners f… Read more »
Random House has set up a small unit to create books tied to new and existing video game titles in an attempt to compensate for the weakness… Read more »
Penguin Group USA and Random House are both cementing plans to bring more of their books to the iPhone and other mobile devices, the AP repo… Read more »
With consumers pulling back on in-store book purchases lately, Random House may be picking a good time to ramp up its ebooks offering. The p… Read more »
London, UK-based mobile start-up GoSpoken has launched a mobile service that allows users to browse, buy and download audio books. The servi… Read more »
Random House will begin selling its online audiobooks without DRM protection starting next month, according to WSJ, confirming an earlier re… Read more »
This is not the first time both book publishing heavyweights have pushed online sampling…old wine in a new bottle, if you ask me.
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