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Apple Did Not 'Reinvent Textbooks'

Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

The software that Apple introduced Thursday morning at its "Reinventing Textbooks" event represents many, many great things for education in America -...

iPad And Vook Get Publishers Excited About New 'Enriched' eBooks

The New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the spring Hachette Book Group called its version, by David Baldacci, an "enriched" book. Penguin Group released an "amplified" version of a novel ...

Ryu Murakami To Release Novel Directly To iPad

The Wall Street Journal | Yoree Koh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Let the nightmare begin. Novelist Ryu Murakami plans to release his latest novel exclusively for digital bookworms through Apple Inc.'s iPad ahead of ...

iPad Apps For Children's Books Show Cool New Possibilities For Publishers

The Wall Street Journal | NICK WINGFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I'm intrigued, though, by the idea that the iPad, and eventually other tablet devices will give rise to a hybrid medium -- call them book apps -- that...

Half The World Is Planning On Buying An eReader

The Big Money | Marion Maneker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Boston Consulting Group has just released the results of a 14-country survey it conducted on consumers' desires for e-readers. After talking to ne...

iPad Agency Publishing Model: Will It Work In The UK?

The Bookseller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Publishers must ensure that they are "in control" of any agreement signed with Apple on an agency basis, if they are not to fall foul of the UK's comp...

iBookstore To Expand Internationally

thebookseller.com | Philip Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Apple has advertised for an iBook Store manager outside of the US, sparking speculation that the electronics giant could begin the roll out its iBook ...