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Read More — BookShout’s Vision


In a world of social media overload and constant distractions, BookShout’s vision is very simple—we want people to Read More.  With the goal of providing nearly any book imaginable, we desire to help you read more on your smart phone, tablet, computer, watch, or your favorite device.  We’re not against online video or SnapChat, but

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Ruby on Rails UI/UX Engineer


Description: Mid – Senior level UI/UX Engineer to work on the front-end of a Rails based platform. Ruby knowledge is a must as well as strong javascript / css skill set. An ideal candidate would be able to work with APIs or Ruby on Rails backend code and produce an efficient UI/UX implementation given the backend engineer’s

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Can Anyone Beat Amazon? (BookShout’s Unique Approach)


Let’s be completely honest with one another—no one is going to beat Amazon at the current game of retailing and selling eBooks. They’re really good at it. Their traditional retail strategy is strong, their platform is vast, and the user experience is solid. But we can change the game. And the rules. We can disrupt

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Fitbit For Your Body, BookShout For Your Mind


You use Fitbit to help measure your fitness goals. You’re given stats about the number of steps you take, the total distance you’ve gone, and the amount of calories you’ve burned. It’s motivating to see the progress you make with each step and the data keeps you engaged and having fun. I’m glad to hear

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8 Reasons Ebooks Will Transform Promotional Products


Promotional product companies and brands are more excited about eBooks than sugar-filled children on Christmas morning. And for good reason. Ebooks open up a realm of new opportunities and revenue streams. As the leader in providing eBooks for campaigns and promotions, Bookshout has served thousand of companies and has learned a few things along the

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BookShout Creates eBuzz at Book Expo America 2015


For the 4th year, BookShout will be attending Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s premier event in New York City. This year, our CEO Jason Illian will be speaking on the panel “How Innovation Happens” discussing the factors necessary for innovation to flourish. One key factor leading innovation is a willingness to explore marketplace drivers

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BookShout, HarperCollins, and AMEX Bring Literary Classics to the Skies with Complimentary eBooks


Toronto travelers can now replace the drama and overpriced lifestyles featured in celebrity gossip magazines with the drama and overpriced lifestyles featured in The Great Gatsby. BookShout, as part of a joint partnership with American Express Canada and HarperCollins, is now providing complimentary eBooks to travelers passing through Toronto Pearson International Airport. Simply by logging

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General Mills Serves Up eBooks As Part of a Balanced Breakfast


Reading at the breakfast table is nothing new. How you read, on the other hand, might never be the same. For the first time ever, iconic breakfast provider General Mills is distributing eBooks through its long-running “Cheer on Reading” literacy program. Now available on 8.4 million boxes of Cheerios®, the “Cheer on Reading” program provides

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Shop the SXSW Digital Bookstore, Powered by BookShout


  “The end of THE END is the best place to begin THE END, because if you read THE END from the beginning of the beginning of THE END to the end of the end of THE END, you will arrive at the end.”― Lemony Snicket, THE END It’s true: SXSW Interactive is winding down and

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