For a while in the late Aughts, the Apple iTunes Store model was the predominant way to buy digital content: individual items from an enormous catalog, priced to buy one at a time. Then along came Netflix, with unlimited access to a more curated selection for a monthly price that adds up to a fractionContinue reading ICv2 delves into Digital Comic Subscriptions, asking if they’re gong “Netflix”
I’ve just seen the news that Amazon.com is acquiring comiXology, the US company that developed a cloud-based digital comics platform. In a statement, David Naggar, Amazon’s VP, content acquisition and independent publishing said “Amazon and comiXology share a passion for reinventing reading in a digital world. “We look forward to investing in the business, growing theContinue reading Amazon buys Comixology, what now for independent comic creators?