Sep 14, 2018
Director of Deaf Ministries for Baptist International Outreach
Interview starts at 12:12 and ends at 40:04
“If I’m getting a book that I’m independently loading on [to a Fire tablet] I tend to do it in the Google Play books and not the Kindle app, mainly because it’s easier to put it on there. ”
Sep 8, 2018
Executive Director of the Book Industry Study Group
Interview starts at 5:19 and ends at 36:00
“With respect to blockchain, there’s an opportunity to--I wouldn’t necessarily say disrupt--but to create an alternative to the closed ecosystems that Amazon has with Kindle and that other online platforms have and to...
Sep 1, 2018
CEO of Publica
Interview starts at 7:05 and ends at 42:10
“So a book token in our eReader app is going to be used as part of the cryptographic protection of the book to authorize you to read it by proving that you bought it. There’s another token that we made called the Pebble (PBL). It’s a ticker on exchanges,...
Aug 24, 2018
Editorial Director at Thomas & Mercer
Interview starts at 16:49 and ends at 43:56
“It’s interesting to think about readers around the world being able to find these books about a chemistry teacher turned homicide detective in Seattle, Washington. And I think that’s the global power of stories. Great stories...
Aug 18, 2018
Author of the Tracy Crosswhite and David Sloane mysteries
Interview starts at 1:30 and ends at 35:00
“I’d say the primary difference between Thomas & Mercer and my experience with Big 5 publishing is that Thomas & Mercer never stops selling my books. When I’m with a Big 5 publisher, my book would come out and...