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✨ Herzlichen Glückwunsch 🎉 @monkeydom und @PetraDuerer@twitter.com! „Wenn Riesen reisen“ macht sich auf den Weg zu euch. Schreibt mir eine DM, an welche Adressen ich die Bücher schicken kann. 🌟 An alle anderen: das war nicht das letzte Mal. Versprochen.

🌟 Ich hab noch 2 Bücher zu verschenken: „Wenn Riesen reisen“, meine neue Sammlung kleiner Gutenachtgeschichten.

Unter allen Retweets suche ich die Glücklichen aus. 🚶‍♂️

i just got this beautiful tome in the mail and i am very much looking forward to reading it.

Reeder 4 RSS app launches for Mac and iOS with automatic dark mode, iCloud syncing, Bionic Reading mode, more by @michaelpotuck
9to5mac.com/2019/04/25/reeder-

Didn't know that arstechnica has a 'Moonshark' as their fail whale.

TIL that in the C `switch` statement, the `default` clause doesn't have to be the last one. (It still runs when no other options match including ones declared below it.)

Microsoft is shutting down its ebook store, and deleting all its customers' libraries:

boingboing.net/2019/04/02/burn

The only reason they can do this is DRM, which means you never really own anything you've paid for.

Physical books are the most obvious alternative, but there are also DRM-free ebook shops. @libreture has a good selection here:

libreture.com/bookshops

You can find more book-related alternatives here:

switching.social/ethical-alter

(via @yogthos )

#eBooks #Books #Bookshops #Bookstores

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