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Rooster App Offers Novels in Short Daily Installments

Finding the time to read an entire novel might not always fit our busy on-the-go schedules. If the thought of beginning a Dostoevsky or Tolstoy novel  intimidates you, then an app that … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · 2 Comments

Will A New Speed Reading App Change the Way We Read Novels?

What if you had the ability to blaze through the stack of novels on your nightstand at a reading speed of 1,000 words per minute? A new software developed by Boston-based developer Spritz … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Digital Streaming Service for Short Fiction Due This Fall

Digital streaming services are offered for films, TV shows, video games, and music. It looks as though book publishing is the next industry to adopt this business model. This fall Tim … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · 3 Comments

Shakespeare Plays in the Digital Age? There’s an App for That

As publishers begin to utilize digital platforms, how will literary classics be translated across digital media? One possibility is that they will resemble something similar to the interactive versions of … Continue reading

March 14, 2013 · Leave a comment