It is the news in the world of textbook publishers! The world’s largest textbook publishing company has recently announced about its transition to a “digital first” publishing model from a traditional paperback-driven business model. This publishing company which counts its history for longer than a century, brings innovation and digital transformation into the textbook publishing industry which will drastically change the way college students acquire their college materials.Continue reading “New Digital-First Strategy of the Biggest Textbook Publisher Pearson”
It’s necessary to point out that one cannot but reckon that the popularity of reading is decreasing nowadays as the elderly frequently observe situations when teenagers and young people, as well as modern adults, are stuffed with technological devices and gadgets that weigh up their pockets. According to their stance, carrying a book has become a modern zest that puzzles if noticed. Nevertheless, books (or reading in general) seem to have felt the second breath with the advancement of technological progress and advent of e-books, e-readers, smartphones and tablets. But what is better: paper or electronic textbooks? Let’s consider this issue closer from the perspective of its pros and cons as each medal has both sides as well as this debate proves to be never-ending.