TKC 410 Peter Hudson of Shelfie June 11, 2016

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Co-Founder and CEO of Shelfie.com Interview starts at 12:44 and ends at 32:05 We needed to find a metaphor, an analogy for the playlist or the inbound link when it came to books. What we found is that bookshelves are an incredibly good signal. News 1999 Jeff Bezos speech at Association of American Publishers […]



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Co-Founder and CEO of Shelfie.com


Interview starts at 12:44 and ends at 32:05

We needed to find a metaphor, an analogy for the playlist or the inbound link when it came to books. What we found is that bookshelves are an incredibly good signal.

News

1999 Jeff Bezos speech at Association of American Publishers meeting (YouTube)

“Watch Jeff Bezos Lay Out His Grand Vision for Amazon’s Future Dominance in This 1999 Video” by Jason del Rey at Recode - November 22, 2015

Tech Tip

Software version 5.1.4 updates for Fire HD 8, Fire HD 10 and Fire

“New Fire OS 5.1.4 Update Adds eBooks to SD Card and ‘On Deck’” at The eBook Reader - May 25, 2016

“Amazon Fire updates to Fire OS 5.1.4 - many changes?” by Paul St John Mackintosh at TeleRead - June 5, 2016

Interview with Peter Hudson

Shelfie

My interview with Peter Hudson in December, 2014

The Fireman and Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill

“BitLit Helps You Get E-Book Versions of the Physical Books You Already Own” by Frederic Lardinois at TechCrunch - May 22, 2014


Content

Daily Beast story on Lost Tycoon: The Many Lives of Donald J. Trump by Harry Hurt III, described as “Trump’s most hated biographer” - June 7, 2015

Note: After posting this episode I discovered that Hurt's self-published Kindle version of Lost Tycoon is no longer available at The Kindle Store. I apparently am not the only one who noticed the deeply flawed formatting.

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