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The latest news on e-readers, ebooks and audiobooks

The latest news on e-readers, ebooks and audiobooks

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The latest news on e-readers, ebooks and audiobooks

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Episodes

Podcast – 2019 was the best year ever for e-readers

11/18/2019
Welcome back to another exciting edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today we talk about why 2019 was the best year ever for e-readers, more devices were released this year than any other year, ever. Color E-paper is going to be a thing in 2020, vendors are lining up to release next generation devices […] The post Podcast - 2019 was the best year ever for e-readers first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:40:48

Good e-Reader Radio – E-Readers Galore

7/29/2019
The Good e-Reader Radio Show returns with a focus on all of the new e-readers that have come out lately and what the big selling points are. SuperNote is finally shipping out the A6, the Boyue Likebook Alita is now available, the Oasis came out recently and Pocketbook just announced the InkPad Pro! Tons of […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - E-Readers Galore first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:21:10

Good e-Reader Radio – New Kobo Aura One and Kindle Paperwhite 4

8/23/2018
Welcome back to another compelling edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today Michael runs down all of the new e-readers that will be released this Fall and what you can expect. Kobo has a new e-reader in the works and I am told this is a second generation Aura One. This model will have […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - New Kobo Aura One and Kindle Paperwhite 4 first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:32:14

Good e-Reader Radio – Android P, new e-readers and upcoming interviews

7/26/2018
Welcome back to another exciting edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! A few times a year Good e-Reader conducts many interviews with the leaders of the industry. This includes the CEO of Kobo, executives from Amazon and E-ink. What goes into preparing for an interview and what is the entire journalist process like? Today, […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - Android P, new e-readers and upcoming interviews first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:41:09

Good e-Reader Radio – is there a future in 3G ebook readers?

7/13/2018
Welcome back to another utterly compelling edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today we are talking about 3G on e-readers and if it is time for more companies to start offering another option to buy ebooks on the go. It is summertime and that means it’s time to relax at the beach or at […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - is there a future in 3G ebook readers? first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:34:53

Good e-Reader Radio – ebook readers take a step back in 2018

7/11/2018
There has been a ton of innovation in the e-reader arena in 2017. The second generation Kindle Oasis came out and was the first e-reader that had the Audible bookstore and Bluetooth to listen with wireless speakers. The Remarkable came out and defined digital note taking and the startup was so successful that it spawned […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - ebook readers take a step back in 2018 first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:37:24

Good e-Reader Radio – New Sony Digital Paper and Onyx Boox Note S

7/9/2018
The Good e-Reader Radio show is back with the top e-readers that are coming out in 2018 and give you our thoughts on the Onyx Boox Note S and Sony Digital Paper DPT-CP1 that just hit our review labs. We take a look at some upcoming smartwatches such as the new Samsung Galaxy Watch that […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - New Sony Digital Paper and Onyx Boox Note S first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:33:35

Good E-Reader Radio – eBook Piracy, Red iPhone, and New e-Readers

4/15/2018
Good e-Reader is back with a weekend edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today, Michael gives you a complete rundown of our latest research that says most people pirate ebooks, instead of purchase them. Onyx has announced a flurry of new e-readers and some of them are worth a look. Good e-Reader released a […] The post Good E-Reader Radio - eBook Piracy, Red iPhone, and New e-Readers first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:21:59

Good e-Reader Radio – Apple Processors, B&N, Kindle and e-reader news

4/2/2018
Welcome back to another compelling edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today Michael discusses the news about Apple developing their own processors and how the Intel stock has taken a nosedive. Kobo is going to be releasing a new e-reader soon called the Clara HD, find out all about it. Additionally B&N released a […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - Apple Processors, B&N, Kindle and e-reader news first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:25:13

Good e-Reader Radio – Onyx Boox Note, InkBook and Audible News

3/26/2018
The Good e-Reader Radio show has been chronicling the e-reader and ebook industry since 2010 and today Michael talks about the new Onyx Boox Note and what it brings to the table. Inkbook is working on a new 8.6 and 10.3 inch e-reader, not much is know about it yet. There is a new Audible […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - Onyx Boox Note, InkBook and Audible News first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:21:35

Good e-Reader Radio Show – March 19 2018

3/15/2018
Welcome to another exciting edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today Michael talks about the new Sony Digital Paper that just hit the FCC and thoughts about the Pocketbook InkPad 3. Onyx is releasing their new Note e-reader next week and Good e-Reader will be conducting a review/unboxing video in a few days. Good […] The post Good e-Reader Radio Show - March 19 2018 first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:26:03

We Live in a Literary World of Terrible Self-Published Authors

9/7/2017
There are a copious number of online self-publishing companies that promise aspiring authors the opportunity to distribute their ebook all over the world. Millions of authors publish with Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing, Draft2Digital, Kobo Writing Life, Nook Press and Smashwords. Most “authors” who self-publish an ebook never sell more than a handful and over 75% […] The post We Live in a Literary World of Terrible Self-Published Authors first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:08:43

Kobo has Launched an Audiobook Subscription Plan and Audio Bookstore

9/6/2017
Kobo has just launched an audiobook bookstore that sells audiobooks individually and also provides them on a subscription level basis. Their entire audiobook catalog is powered by Overdrive and this is the first time they have ever been involved in an audiobook subscription scheme. Kobo Audiobooks will cost $12.99 per month in Canada and comes […] The post Kobo has Launched an Audiobook Subscription Plan and Audio Bookstore first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:03:03

Good e-Reader Radio – Music to Read to

3/12/2017
The Good e-Reader Radio Show is back from a long hiatus with a very special edition, music to read to. Over the course of the next hour you will be introduced to a symphonic serenade of new music, including electronica, jazz and soul. This is the perfect soundtrack to crack open your favorite book and listen […] The post Good e-Reader Radio - Music to Read to first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:54:58

Radio Show – The Health Benefits of e-books

1/7/2016
Welcome to another installment of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! Today we are talking about the health benefits of e-books, something normally people do not associate with an entertainment product. Today, we talk about the reasons why e-books are better for you if your recovering from an injury or if you have vision disorders, while […] The post Radio Show - The Health Benefits of e-books first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:13:48

2015 was the worst year ever for e-readers

12/31/2015
e-Reader innovation has ground to a halt and no new technology has been developed since 2013. This was the worst year on record in terms of overall sales. Many analysts have proclaimed that only 9 million units have shipped this year, which is a decrease from the 12 million dedicated e-ink devices were sold in […] The post 2015 was the worst year ever for e-readers first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:13:21

e-Reader ownership declines by 50%

10/29/2015
e-Reader ownership is at an all time low according to Pew Research. The company released new data on device ownership and found 19% of adults reported owning an e-reader, such as a Kindle or Nook.This is a sizable drop from early 2014, when 32% of adults owned this type of device. The decline in dedicated […] The post e-Reader ownership declines by 50% first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:03:30

Will you buy the B&N Nook Glowlight Plus?

10/29/2015
Barnes and Noble has just released their first e-reader since 2009, with the advent of the Nook Glowlight Plus. It sounds fairly good on paper, with the same high resolution screen found on the Amazon Kindle Voyage and is waterproof, much akin to the Kobo H2O. It also has software not found in any other e-readers on the market, such […] The post Will you buy the B&N Nook Glowlight Plus? first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:03:33

Amazon Launches White Kindle in Europe

10/28/2015
Amazon has just launched a white Kindle in France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom. This is the first non-black model to be released in Europe since the first generation Kindle that came out in 2007. It is important to note that this is not a new e-reader, this is simply the same entry level […] The post Amazon Launches White Kindle in Europe first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:03:28

The Amazon Kindle Voyage is a Flop

10/28/2015
The Amazon Kindle Voyage was released late last year and for all intents and purpose the e-reader was a complete flop. It was the least purchased and least reviewed product that the Seattle company has released in a number of years. So what went wrong? Amazon never releases sales figures for their hardware division in […] The post The Amazon Kindle Voyage is a Flop first appeared on Good e-Reader.

Duration:00:04:31