Apple Services equivalent to a Fortune 100 company, but what about iBooks?

Looking at the Hot Sheet last month here at The New Publishing Standard, I singled out Jane Friedman and Porter Anderson’s pessimistic view of the future of Apple’s iBooks: The Hot Sheet quotes Canadian commentator Thad McIlroy as saying when it comes to ebooks B&N and Apple “have both announced defeat,” but adds the caveat that while Read More …

The Hot Sheet reviewed (first October 2017 edition)

Prior to the launch of The New Publishing Standard one of my plans was to have a regular Sunday feature summarising the latest Hot Sheet (the industry news-sheet for authors, produced every two weeks by Porter Anderson and Jane Friedman) as it rolled off the cyber-presses. As Friedman and Anderson say, “we’re not interested in Read More …