Audiobook News, Posts, and Articles You May Have Missed (March 2017)

A wide variety of postings and articles have cropped up in the last month. Highlights include...

Audiobook availability continues to spread and grow throughout the international sphere with countries like Japan and India working to bring more listening opportunities to their population; UAE incorporates reading into their professional development plan; data shows that listening expands learning, rather than derailing; playing audiobooks at increased speeds allows listeners to increase efficiency; PRH looks to Guinness World Records for recognition for the most voices used to record an audiobook; and audiobook listening now includes wearable technology.

Audiobook News, Posts, and Articles You May Have Missed (February 2017)

As we jump into 2017, we continue to see coverage on industry partnerships, changes, new technology developments, evolution of listening habits and more…Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc. are ending an exclusionary global arrangement for the supply and distribution of audiobooks; soon an approaching ambulance may interrupt your in-car audiobook; Sonos now plays audiobooks, and research shows that podcasts increasingly drive listeners to audiobook purchases.

Audiobook News, Posts, and Articles You May Have Missed (February 2017)

As we jump into 2017, we continue to see coverage on industry partnerships, changes, new technology developments, evolution of listening habits and more…Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc. are ending an exclusionary global arrangement for the supply and distribution of audiobooks; soon an approaching ambulance may interrupt your in-car audiobook; Sonos now plays audiobooks, and research shows that podcasts increasingly drive listeners to audiobook purchases.

The Best Audiobooks of 2016 ~ Lists, Nominations, and Gift Guides

Still looking for the perfect gift for a special someone or an awesome listen to treat yourself?  

This past month has been filled with great articles, gift guides, and Grammy nominations of outstanding audiobooks. Peruse the news below, we are sure you will find something fun to share or personally enjoy. Happy holidays everyone!

Audiobook News, Posts, and Articles You May Have Missed (October)

Election fatigue got you down? Entertain your brain with October's industry news, including Audible's new curated audiobook collections, using audiobooks to get through road trips with kids with your sanity in tact, and how smart phones are giving new life to audiobooks (does anyone listen to books on anything else?). We hope you enjoy this month's selection of articles.