e-books

Sex

This Gingerbread Man Erotica Is the Spiciest We've Ever Read

Abiding by the internet decree known as Rule 34, gingerbread erotica does exist. We caught up with adult romance author Lynn Hubbard to find out more about her tale of spicy, sugary passion.
Hilary Pollack
12.21.16
Books

How to Make Money Writing Kindle Erotica

From dinosaur love to pregnancy fetishes, self-published erotica authors are basically only limited by their imaginations (and Amazon). But the profession isn't as fun—or lucrative—as many make it out to be.
Livia Gershon
6.2.16
Books

The Future of Books Could Be Somewhere Between a Game and an App

Visual Editions are experimenting with the digital books form, not function.
Emiko Jozuka
2.4.16
short circuit

This E-Reader App Gives You Instant Access to Your Public Library's Collection

Aldiko also offers quick downloads of thousands of books in the public domain.
Rachel Pick
12.9.15
short circuit

Oyster’s ‘Netflix for E-Books’ Dream is Dead

It’s not too surprising given that Americans only read five books per year.
Nicholas Deleon
9.22.15
Broadly

Running An Erotic Publishing Empire

When it comes to cave men strippers and a multi-million-dollar erotic e-book business, Tina Engler and Patty Marks keep it all in the family.
Broadly Staff
Lauren Oyler
8.26.15
Culture

​Dawn of the Digital Preppers

It’s the end of the world, and somehow you and your Kindle have survived.
Roisin Kiberd
5.29.15
Books

The Amazon-Hachette E-Book War Has Turned Weirdly Public

Rather than hash things out in a boardroom, both sides are recruiting hearts and minds.
Victoria Turk
8.11.14
Motherboard Blog

Just 4 Percent of Reading Americans Read E-Books Exclusively

Checking in on our headline-defying reading habits.
Lex Berko
1.17.14
Motherboard Blog

Australia's New Drone Delivery Service Will Fly You... Textbooks

Textbooks? Really?
Derek Mead
10.15.13
Motherboard Blog

Online Booksellers Are Increasingly Afraid of Selling Smut

How can retailers avoid harboring a hotbed of hardcore porn without resorting to overly sweeping censorship?
Meghan Neal
10.14.13
Motherboard Blog

Is Texas's All-Digital Library Really the Future of Books?

What would Macaulay Culkin's character in "The Pagemaster" say about this?
Zach Sokol
9.23.13
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