Just Another Brick in the Paywall – July 7, 2011

Up until now, we haven’t seen a whole lot of paywall news involving books. And while this isn’t exactly a paywall, per se, we do think UK publisher Angry Robot has an interesting idea – £69 (apparently about $110) will get you subscription access to the e-book versions of every book it publishes for the next year… [paidcontent.org]

Well, Hulu’s premium service Hulu Plus has been humming along for eight or nine months now and apparently is close to signing up its one millionth user… [Mashable]

And while we’re talking subscriber numbers, after one year behind the ‘wall, The [UK] Times has amassed slightly more than 100,000 subscribers (101,036)… [Guardian]

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