Haplab visited Paris Book Fair 16–18.3.2016

Highlights from digital point of view:

  • The sixth ebook barometer has been published
    • 28% of Frenchmen have a dedicated e-reading device
    • 29%  read the same ebook with different devices
    • 20% of Frenchmen have read ebooks
  • All french books from last century will be published as free ePUBs, if title not commercially available
    • There is a legislation to support this. Name of the project is ReLire and publishing is managed by a company called FeniXX
  • Marlin-based new DRM-scheme for ebooks called DADC is claimed to be easier for customer then Adobe DRM

https://www.dropbox.com/s/s0qwek422hictr2/Paris2016SalondLivre_hh2.pdf?dl=0

You could buy an ebook also on USB-stick.

You could buy an ebook also on USB-stick.