Oct 29, 2013 ... Many publishing industry observers don't think that Oyster or Scribd or any other "
Netflix or Spotify for ebooks" will work in the consumer ...
A "Spotify for ebooks" would depend on having access to the latest best sellers
from the "BIG 5" publishers ... 2. Why Netflix Or Spotify For Ebooks Will Work.
Sep 6, 2013 ... Launching an all-you-can-eat access model for ebooks is tough as nails. ...
Oyster is of course getting compared to Spotify (music) and Netflix (movies), ....
publicly or privately – by Oyster as to how their business model works.
Jan 24, 2015 ... Digital devices can hold dozens of e-books, so people can carry around ... off in
music and television, with providers such as Spotify and Netflix. ... biggest
publishers have so far made their works available on Oyster or Scribd.
Jun 26, 2015 ... Why the Subscription Model for Ebooks Doesn't Work (at Least Not Yet) ... to
pronounce the “Netflix of eBooks” -- a.k.a. the subscription model -- the future of ...
Unlike music subscription services, like Spotify, where a user can ...
Oct 20, 2014 ... Ebooks: the new reading ... Subscription book services may or may not be the
future, but they need work. ... Oyster's multi-app approach also means you can
read books on smartphones and on Amazon's ... But, as Spotify, Netflix and
others have shown, that might simply no longer be an issue for most.
Jul 9, 2015 ... Subscription services for e-books—the so-called “Netflix for books” model—are ...
All-you-can-read startups like Scribd and Oyster vie with options from giants ... At
issue is the way Scribd's subscription model works, which is different from the
models we're used to seeing on services like Netflix and Spotify.
Feb 18, 2016 ... While ebooks aren't going anywhere, the dream of a Netflix or Spotify for ... it
seems possible that a “Netflix for books” service just can't work.
Nov 6, 2013 ... You can then read those books on your computer, smartphone, and ... It also
works cross-platform and is focused on providing personalized recommendations
. ... E-BOOKS ON DEMAND IS NOT A NETFLIX OR A SPOTIFY.
E-book subscription service Scribd (you know, the Netflix for e-books) just ..... or
any other “Netflix or Spotify for ebooks” will work in the consumer marketplace.