LitRes sells legal e-books in Russia. It was founded in 2006 to combat the rampant piracy in the e-book market and capitalize on the governments anti-piracy crackdown.
Through a partnership with Tapjoy, childrens e-book publisher Zuuka has figured out an innovative monetization model that keeps ads and in-app purchases away from kids.
Childrens book application FarFaria is celebrating its first birthday by announcing major milestones, “record-setting” reading engagement, and its vision for the world of children’s literacy.
Interactive e-books are a hot business. NBC News is the latest major player to dip its toes into the e-book publishing business, the company announced on Monday.
To mark Zynga‘s stock-market debut, we’re releasing a 63-page e-book on the history of the company.
Editor's Pick To mark the 10th anniversary of Microsoft’s Xbox, VentureBeat’s lead games writer Dean Takahashi wrote an epic two-part story on the history of the video game console. The articles were a huge hit with VentureBeat readers, but we thought the depth and breadth of Dean’s reporting was worthy of a of a full book.
Copia is one of 70 companies chosen by VentureBeat to launch at the DEMO Fall 2010 event taking place this week in Silicon Valley. After our selection, the companies pay a fee to present. Our coverage of them remains objective.