digital books

Korean E-Book Platform Ridibooks Raises $8M Series B

<a target="_blank" href="https://ridibooks.com/?genre=general">Ridibooks</a>, which claims to be South Korea’s largest e-book vendor, announced that it has raised a $8 million Series B to improve it

With 100K Titles In Tow, Oyster Brings Netflix To Book Lovers With New All-You-Can-Read Subscription Service

While the pace has slowed of late, thanks to Kindles, Nooks, iPads and the steady advance of mobile technology, the eBook market (and the demand for all manners of digital content) has grown steadily

Subscription-Based Interactive Storybooks Service Speakaboos Raises $6.2M In Seed & Series A Funding

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.speakaboos.com/index">Speakaboos</a>, an ed-tech startup offering a subscription based service for children's interactive storybooks, is today disclosing its seed a

The Weekly Good: Worldreader Wants To Put A Digital Book In Every Child’s Hand

One of the amazing things about technology is that it opens the doors to things for less fortunate folks that many of us take for granted. Being able to sit down and read a good book is something that

Google eBooks: Is That All There Is?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/google-whale-fail.jpg"/> Two weeks ago the <a href="http://books.google.com/ebooks">Google eBookstore</a> finally <a href="https://beta.tec

Rethink Books Gives Us A Glimpse At Social Books (Video Demo)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/rethinkbooks.jpg"> Books are becoming electronic like every other form of print media, but they still lag in their social skills. A startup

Fotopedia Introduces The Endless Photo Book On The iPad (Video Demo)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/fotopediaipadbook.jpg"> The iPad is fostering all sorts of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/07/28/bilton-future-ibooks-vide/">new id