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 ...
Well, first of all a "Spotify for ebooks" (unlimited access to all ebooks) and "Netflix
for ebooks" ... 2. Why Netflix Or Spotify For Ebooks Will Work · Written Dec 24 ...
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.
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 ...
Dec 5, 2012 ... A growing crop of vendors is trying to provide rental access to multiple ebooks for
a monthly subscription, just like Spotify and Netflix. But what a ...
Jul 19, 2012 ... In specific niches, subscription models can work very well. ... Spotify is one price
for everything; Audible and Netflix meter your use and you can ...
While ebooks aren't going anywhere, the dream of a Netflix or Spotify for books ...
At this point, it seems possible that a “Netflix for books” service just can't work.
Jan 18, 2015 ... Every time I write about how Spotify is awesome, or why my Kindle is better than
... You never buy a song from iTunes or an ebook from Amazon. ... It's not actually
much of a change from the way physical products work — in that case, the ... For
the cost of renting a movie, you can get a full month of Netflix.
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.
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.