Readmill boosts independent e-books with new features

Berlin startup Readmill’s iPad-based social reading app has got plenty of attention. Now it’s getting a significant update that will make it simpler and easier to use for everyone — including making it more useful for independent publishers to hook themselves in to.

Readmill goes public: is the future of books social?

Social reading app Readmill has been tipped as one of Berlin’s hottest startups — but does it have what it takes to shape the way we read? The company is about to find out as it opens its service to the public for the first time.