Happy weekend! Here is a roundup of this week’s eBook news:
BlackBerry-maker RIM announced its new PlayBook tablet.
A social reading Kobo app will come installed on the PlayBook.
We launched a new video series called The Book Futurists, beginning with an interview with Andrew Malkin of Zinio.
Kobo announced a $139 eReader.
Amazon launched Kindle for the Web.
Scholastic finds that kids have a growing interest in eBooks.
Google released an SEO Guide eBook.
Amazon released a plugin to make Kindle books in InDesign.
Lit agent Sharlene Martin released a book exclusively through Amazon’s CreateSpace.