Exclusive: Nexus Venture backs self-publishing platform Pratilipi

Nishant Sharma

Bangalore-based self-publishing platform Pratilipi has secured about Rs 6.3 crore ($925,000) in seed funding from Nexus Venture ....

24 June, 2016

Viridian Capital backs e-book publisher Matrubharti

Varun Arora

Digital publisher Matrubharti, run by Ahmedabad-based Matrubharti Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has raised Rs 20 lakh (around $30,000) ....

13 June, 2016

Flipkart's app Flyte crosses 50K e-book downloads within a month

Anand Rai & Diksha Dutta

Little over a month since Flipkart.com added e-books as a category to its digital media store Flyte, the e-com major claims that ....

4 January, 2013

Landmark launches e-books section on site

Anand Rai

Popular Indian retail chain Landmark, a TATA enterprise that started in 1987 as books and music retailer but later expanded into ....

3 September, 2012

Harry Potter Ebooks Are On The Way, But No Sequel


The seven Harry Potter novels will be available as ebooks in October, author J.K. Rowling said on Thursday at the launch of a ....

24 June, 2011

Amazon Says E-Books Now Outselling Paper Books


Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday that it now sells more digital e-books than paper books and that its recently introduced lower-priced ....

20 May, 2011

Digital Text Consumption Nearly Equal to Time Spent Reading Print: Gartner

Preethi J

Analyst firm Gartner conducted a survey in the fourth quarter of 2010 in six countries including India which indicated that screen ....

10 May, 2011

E-Book Sales Jump At The Start Of 2011


Sales of electronic books in January increased by more than 115 percent compared to the same time the year before, a report released ....

18 March, 2011