book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 27th January

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Tor founder on publishing without DRM

Posted at 7:04AM Friday 30 May 2014

Two years ago, Tor Books, the largest sf publisher in the world (and publisher of my own books) went DRM-free; yesterday, Tor's founder and publisher Tom Doherty took to the stage to explain why he dropped DRM from his books.

boingboing.net




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

13 Female Nobel Laureates In Literature
www.freshessays.com

111 writers have won the Nobel Prize in Literature; only a few of them are female

USA: The Hot and Cold Categories of 2014
www.publishersweekly.com

Self-help was tops in adult, science fiction/fantasy led juvenile

So You Want To Be A Famous Self-published Author?
publishingperspectives.com

A "reality check" for would-be authors who believe fame and fortune is just a book away

Digital Book World 2015—you're Not Alone, No One Else Has A Clue Either​
www.ipg.uk.com

Book publishing is stuck in the past; it needs to transform itself and deal with The Change

Bringing A Touch Of Hollywood Sparkle To Russian Bookstores
rbth.co.uk

Russian bookstores are using movie style trailers to grab people's attention and promote interest in reading

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. UK National Literacy Trust Appoints Frank Lampard As Reading Ambassador
  2. Amazon's New Digital Textbook Creation Tool
  3. Amazon Controls Quarter Of Games And Music Sales
  4. Dragons' Den-backed Publishing Start-up Tops Book Best-seller Chart
  5. Many Authors' Earnings Fall Below $500pa, Survey Finds
  6. 15 Signs To Prove You're A Book Addict
  7. Black Friday 'may have hit Christmas sales', says ONS
  8. Don't Try To Beat Google Or Amazon, Go Vertical
  9. Most-Shared Books: The Favourites We Give Again And Again
  10. Roddy Doyle, Maxine Peake And Suzanne Moore Named As Judges For Gordon Burn Prize 2015