By most estimates, prior to last year, Barnes & Noble was solidly the No. 2 ebook retailer in the U.S. behind Amazon.But over the past year, Barnes & Noble’s digital content and device sales have declined precipitously. If Apple ebook sales increased enough over the same period of time, it’s possible Apple could surpass B&N.Digital Book World editorial director Jeremy Greenfield did some digging to find out. The answer? It depends.Much more. To get all the ebook and digital publishing news you need every day in your inbox at 8:00 AM, sign up for the DBW Daily today!Ebook Prices to Increase in the UK? (Good E Reader) Changes in the taxation rules for ebooks in the UK is likely to mean price increases. How will readers and retailers respond?A First: Italian Immersive Narratives for Kids (DBW) Rizzoli head of digital Marcello Vena takes you through a new kind of content for kids, unveiled at the Bologna Book Fair and shared exclusively with DBW.Open Road Gets Serious About Authors (DBW) Digital publisher Open Road Media has brought on a publishing industry veteran to be an author brands advisor.Bookish Engine to Power Library Recommendations (DBW) The New York Public Library has built …read more

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