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Leaving Proof 234 | On the DRM-free comiXology, Marvel’s illusion of change and “diversity marketing,” and what publishers can learn from the UFC
Published on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by In this extra-sized edition of Leaving Proof: We laud comiXology for dropping DRM, talk about Marvel's illusion of change and David Brothers' concerns about the publisher's "diversity marketing," and muse on what publishers can learn from the UFC in terms of promoting female-fronted books. (more…)...
News Round-up | Week of February 22, 2014
Published on Saturday, February 22, 2014 by Click through to learn about the latest publisher to open its own DRM-free digital comics storefront, read an early press-exclusive preview of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #1, and more in this week's News Round-up. (more…)...
Leaving Proof 209 | Trendspotting 2013: A recap of the year’s biggest stories
Published on Friday, December 13, 2013 by With the year coming to a close, we take a look at some of the biggest comics industry stories of 2013, including the DRM and censorship controversies in digital comics, the growth of the graphic novel market, DC's rough year in the public eye, and more. (more…)...
Leaving Proof 192 | iComics: On Image Comics’ DRM-free digital comics initiative
Published on Friday, July 5, 2013 by Image Comics' announcement of its DRM-free, direct-to-consumer digital comics sales platform took a lot of observers by surprise last Tuesday. How will this affect the digital comics sales landscape moving forward and what are the implications for readers and comics professionals? (more…)...
NEWS Round-up | Week of March 15, 2013
Published on Friday, March 15, 2013 by Instead of the usual end-of-the-week news recap, today's News Round-up will focus on the news of JManga's recent closure, what it says about similar services like comiXology, and what this all means for your common sense consumer rights. (more…)...
Leaving Proof 176 | The comiXology server crash reminds us why DRM is more trouble than it’s worth
Published on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by What can the leader in digital comics distribution learn from its peers in the video game, e-book, and digital music sectors? When it comes to the pitfalls and drawbacks of aggressive digital rights management (DRM), a lot, as it turns out. (more…)...
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