what is readmill
Readmill is a unique ebook reader that lets you read share and discover great books. Available as an iPhone/iPad or Android app, Readmill works with ebooks in ePub and PDF format. It’s all about sharing what you read, and all of the highlights and comments you make between the pages. It’s also a great place to discover new books through friends, and find out what’s most popular in your social graph. Welcome to a world of reading.
who are we
Readmill is a Berlin-based startup founded by Henrik Berggren and David Kjelkerud. Readmill is backed by Wellington Partners, Index Ventures and Passion Capital. Angel investors include Alexander Ljung and Eric Wahlforss (founders of SoundCloud) and Henrik Werdelin. Readmill officially launched in December 2011.
in the press
- “It’s a really interesting service that is well put together and gives a strong indication of where books can go in the digital realm.”
- “A social network for bookworms to share their reading habits, margin notes and recommendations.”
- “Highlight a passage, add a note, share it with friends online, and see which books are popular in your social graph.”
- “Sharing the books you’re reading, especially discussing excerpts with friends, is a swell idea, but what excites me most about Readmill is its thoughtful design. The brand is a lesson in how to create a consistent experience across multiple devices.”