Digital Media News Update for 06/18/13: Writer Apps

HOW TO TURN YOUR IPAD INTO THE ULTIMATE WRITING TOOL
Many consider the iPad to be a content-consumption device, with little to no possibility of creating something with the large screen and limited hardware capabilities. I’d like to say that, with all fairness, those people are out of their minds… [read more]
Source: iPad Appstorm

Digital Media News Update for 06/17/13: Mobile App Development

WHAT SHOULD YOU BE USING TO BUILD YOUR APPS?
Right now the battle is between HTML5 and Native apps. There are many benefits and downfalls to both, but it looks like it will depend on timing. Many different people have weighed in on this conversation trying to steer people one way or the other… [read more]
Source: Business 2 Community

Digital Media News for 06/11/13: Aerbook.com

HTML5, THE FUTURE — AND NOW — OF PUBLISHING
While there is still some debate and discussion, I believe the war is over and HTML5 is the future of digital publishing. Whether the HTML is packaged in an EPUB file, displayed as a website, or packaged as an app, its richness and ubiquity make it the… [read more]
Source: Digital Book World
Source: Aerbook.com

THE FUTURE OF SELF-PUBLISHING
Last week I had an interesting chat on Twitter with Joe Abercrombie, Tom Standage, Damien Walter, and Sam Missingham about the problems with territory-by-territory releases, windowing and what a monumental amount of work self-publishing is… [read more]
Source: Forbes

THE 10 PROS OF SELF PUBLISHING
Here are 10 great reasons that explain why self-publishing is a great thing to get into. Now, more than ever before, self-publishing can be a fascinating and profitable way to improve your career and bank account at the same time… [read more]
Source: Business 2 Community

BARNES & NOBLE KILLS MAC AND PC DEDICATED NOOK APPS
Barnes & Noble appears to be distancing itself and its products from the e-reader and e-book category, and trying to move into more of a role as a maker of low-cost tablets. The shift is ongoing and subtle, but a recent development seems to indicate… [read more]
Source: TechCrunch

Digital Media News for 06/07/13: Snapplify

APP DEVELOPER SNAPPLIFY PARTNERS WITH E-BOOK SERVICES PROVIDER…
Snapplify produces apps that publishers can use as branded storefronts to sell digital content. The company’s services will be offered to SPI Global customers. And, through the partnership, Snapplify customers will be… [read more]
Source: Digital Book World

Up to Speed in Digital Media News 06/06/2013

3 TIPS FOR SUCCEEDING IN DIGITAL MEDIA ‘LIKE A GIRL’
Media has become “a new currency” in today’s interconnected world, according to Antonio Ruiz-Gimenez Jr, co-founder of PVBLIC Foundation. As a result, the global community transcends physical, cultural and national boundaries. We already know that women are the primary users of Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites… [read more]
Source: Forbes

Glossi: Be a Creator

Create and share your own digital magazines. Hmmm… might be worth a look.

Up to Speed in Digital Media News 06/03/2013

15 DIGITAL MEDIA RESOURCES YOU MAY HAVE MISSED
We at Mashable have rounded up the most important updates in tech and social media to keep you informed… [read more]
Source: Mashable