Posts Tagged "papertrell"


ABA and Hummingbird Digital Media use Papertrell platform to power Ebook sales

October 25, 2018
The American Booksellers Association and e-book provider Hummingbird Digital Media have partnered to enable independent bookstore to finally start selling e-books! The storefront of over 600k ebooks and audiobooks and the technology stack for this exciting initiative is powered by...

Two honours back to back! Finalist at Frankfurt Book Fair 2014 and Tech30 at TechSparks 2014

October 20, 2014
It has been an exciting couple of weeks at Papertrell. We were selected as one of the 5 finalists at the Digital Publishing Ideas Contest organized by Frankfurt Book Fair and Goethe-Unibator, the Center for Entrepreneurship at the Goethe University...

A huge update

November 13, 2013
We just rolled out a new version last night with lots of new features and a brand new dashboard. Here are the highlights: A new dashboard   You’ll love the new easy-to-use dashboard that keeps your focus on things that...

Thad McIlroy – Future Of Publishing » Ebooks vs. Print: Recent Data

July 17, 2013
Thad McIlroy – Future Of Publishing » Ebooks vs. Print: Recent Data Some very interesting data here on ebooks vs. print. What is most interesting to me is the data related to adult non-fiction. Now compare this with the data...

How to build a book app in 10 days, recover your investment in 5 days and beat Angry Birds in the process?

May 13, 2013
Whenever we speak to publishers about apps, the specter of competing with the likes of Angry Birds is a discussion that’s bound to come up. It’s a fact that books today compete with games, movies and other digital distractions, and...

Reimagining books as apps – Hamlyn Cookbooks Series, An Introduction

March 21, 2013
In May of 2012, we were honored when Octopus Publishing Group, the leading publisher of illustrated lifestyle books covering everything from cookery to gardening, wine to maps, antiques to health and more, chose Papertrell as their partner to publish the...

Reimagining books as apps – An Introduction

March 12, 2013
Books as apps is an exciting prospect. From iOS and Android to Nook, Kindle Fire and Microsoft’s Windows 8 platform, the possibilities are endless. The excitement and opportunity of delivering a brand new way to engage readers is one of...

The Evolution of the Book Cover

August 8, 2012
“Much is to be gained by eBooks: ease, convenience, portability. But something is definitely lost: tradition, a sensual experience, the comfort of thingy-ness — a little bit of humanity.” (Chip Kidd) After watching Chip Kidd’s most entertaining TED talk on book...

So what is an Interactive Book? As a reader, do you even care?

July 17, 2012
This is perhaps one of the most debated topics in recent times; among publishers and readers that is. In fact there’s a growing concern that both these tribes; Readers and Publishers are declining, but recent stats seem to prove that...