The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2
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The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2
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Check out Lulu’s best in class eBooks solution built to help you sell more books,

Check out Lulu’s best in class eBooks solution built to help you sell more books, | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

eBooks are electronic, downloadable books that can easily be accessed on a wide range of eReader devices and platforms, like the Apple iPad®, Barnes & Noble NOOK, and your home computer. Millions of customers discover new ways to purchase and read eBooks everyday.

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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways for Students to Publish in Under a Minute

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways for Students to Publish in Under a Minute | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Here are five ways that you can have students publish their essays to the web in under a minute (writing and editing time excluded).

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Report Reveals:15 Best Practices of Social Media Implemented by the Top 100 Brands | Jeffbullas's Blog

Report Reveals:15 Best Practices of Social Media Implemented by the Top 100 Brands | Jeffbullas's Blog | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Self Publishing Authors Promote using Social Media.  I read a report yesterday that rated the Top 100 Brands on how engaged they are with their use of Social Media.

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Take a tour | Apple OSX Mountain Lion Demo

Take a tour | Apple OSX Mountain Lion Demo | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Apple rolls out its new version of OS X, and it's called Mountain Lion. Here's the company's demo of the upgrade.
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Every web page is a digital book | Are books and the internet about to merge?

Every web page is a digital book | Are books and the internet about to merge? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Damien Walter: The difference between ebooks and the internet is minimal, and we should be glad the two are growing closer and closer... Every web page...is basically a digital book that we read on our computer.

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Sometimes Wisdom Is FREE! Cool Link: Three Free eBooks on Street Photography

Sometimes Wisdom Is FREE!  Cool Link: Three Free eBooks on Street Photography | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
One of the areas where the iPhone camera excels is street photography. Thanks to the French website Nikon Passion, here are three eBooks about street photography that you can download for free.
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NASA - NASA e-Book Features

NASA - NASA e-Book Features | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

NASA.gov brings you images, videos and interactive features from the unique perspective of America’s space agency. Into e-books too!

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eReading: How is reading changing with the advent of eBooks?

eReading: How is reading changing with the advent of eBooks? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

"Thanks to digital text and readers, the electronic book is finally coming of age. After many false starts, reading a book on a laptop, a Kindle, an iPad type device, or a smart phone offers some great advantages..."


Via Nick Rate
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Library keeps up with latest trend, offers e-books

Library keeps up with latest trend, offers e-books | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

CHESTERTOWN With a Kent County Public Library card number, you
can take advantage of electronic versions of popular titles for
your home computer, mobile, tablet, or e-book reader such as a Nook
or Kindle.  iBooks2 in the future?

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Apple admits it has a human rights problem

Apple admits it has a human rights problem | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Thousands of Chinese factory workers will be given the chance to detail the punishing conditions on assembly lines producing Apple iPads and iPhones, after the US company bowed to criticism and agreed to allow independent inspections of its supply...
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Everything Author | My Favorite Marketing Strategy

Everything Author | My Favorite Marketing Strategy | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Author Jeff Bennington shares tips for authors about layering your marketing promotions for long-term success.
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Inkling Habitat - Scalable digital publishing for professionals

Inkling has already set the bar for rich, interactive content. Now, Inkling Habitat sets the bar for how it’s made. Open, flexible, and engineered for industrial use, Inkling Habitat is the first integrated publishing environment built for professional publishers.

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How Authors Really Make Money: The Rebirth of Seth Godin and Death of Traditional Publishing

How Authors Really Make Money: The Rebirth of Seth Godin and Death of Traditional Publishing | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

What do the economics of publishing look like... really?  GREAT REALITY CHECK!  for aspiring authors looking to self publish with iBooks Author

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Still working out kinks but great potential: iBooks Generator

A widgets company for iBooks Author.  Embedding online content into your iBooks2.

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Group Storytelling: 5 Best-In-Class Examples @PSFK

Group Storytelling: 5 Best-In-Class Examples @PSFK | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Could This Be Used To Write Books Too? PSFK explores how crowdsourcing methods are becoming more popular across several different mediums.

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Self-Publishing Success | New tools make self-publishing e-books easier

Self-Publishing Success | New tools make self-publishing e-books easier | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

A variety of software helps you convert and format for Apple, Amazon and Barnes & Noble devices. most of his success online, selling self-published books

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Publishers Can Now Offer Promo Codes And Submit Screenshots For The iBookstore | Cult of Mac

Publishers Can Now Offer Promo Codes And Submit Screenshots For The iBookstore | Cult of Mac | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Publishers Can Now Offer Promo Codes And Submit Screenshots For The iBookstore. Like the App Store, promo codes for iBooks can now be offered to iTunes users. Screenshots can also now be submitted for iBooks titles.

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PC merges with handheld Apple Mac OS X 'Mountain Lion' takes more bites out of iOS

PC merges with handheld  Apple Mac OS X 'Mountain Lion' takes more bites out of iOS | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

PC merges with handheld | Apple's giving developers a preview of the next version of Mac OS X today called Mountain Lion. The software, due out this summer, once again brings over features from Apple's iOS. Read this blog post by Josh Lowensohn on Apple Talk.

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Inkling Introduces Cloud-based Publishing Tool | PCWorld Business Center

Inkling Introduces Cloud-based Publishing Tool | PCWorld Business Center | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Inkling has a new tool for publishing complex e-books, ideal for educational publishers seeking more than what iBooks Author allows.
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A Tale of Two iPads

A Tale of Two iPads | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
There's a Wall Street Journal article you should know about, if you don't already. It's about Apple doubling one of its most popular product lines, introducing a smaller, more affordable version to keep up with tough Android competition.
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8 Unexpected Downsides of the Switch to E-books

8 Unexpected Downsides of the Switch to E-books | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

A Touch of Humor:  I dug around and tried to find some e-book ramifications that would appeal to the type of people who spend more time preparing for a zombie apocalypse than like, unemployment, or retirement, or something.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Spectacular 360 Degree Panoramas of Famous Places

Free Technology for Teachers: Spectacular 360 Degree Panoramas of Famous Places | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Will this technology migrate to iBooks2?  AirPano is a great website that I learned about through a Facebook post by James Hollis. AirPano offers dozens of spectacular 360 panoramas of famous landmarks and cities around the world.

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Mac App Store - Themes for iBooks Author

Mac App Store - Themes for iBooks Author | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Themes for iBooks Author is a collection of 50 compelling templates for Apple’s new application for book creation and publishing. Browse the wide range of designs to find the perfect look, add your text and images, and publish your own book to iBookstore!

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Elanor McKesson - Google+ - The Need for Continuity in the Classroom The announcements…

Elanor McKesson - Google+ - The Need for Continuity in the Classroom The announcements… | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
The Need for Continuity in the Classroom The announcements first of iBooks Author (http://www.apple.com/ibooks-author/) and then of inkling Habitat…...
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App users: iPhones are for days, iPads for the nighttime

App users: iPhones are for days, iPads for the nighttime | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
When the sun goes down, that's when the iPad gets busy for folks with news readers. The iPhone? It's more of a daytime habit. If you're building an app for both devices, heed the lesson. Read this blog post by Daniel Terdiman on Geek Gestalt.
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