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E-Textbook Use Down Among College Students | Digital Book World

E-Textbook Use Down Among College Students | Digital Book World | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Fewer college students bought and used e-textbooks in the 2011 academic year than in the year prior, according to a new report.

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Accessibility in iBooks 2 and iBooks

Accessibility in iBooks 2 and iBooks | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Today's post will focus on some of the lessons I have learned about the accessibility of ebooks created with iBooks Author and accessed on the iPad with iBooks 2.
Closed Captions supported for iBooks2 video.

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Apple updates iBooks Author license, clarifies sales restrictions | Macworld

Apple updates iBooks Author license, clarifies sales restrictions | Macworld | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Apple on Friday updated the end user license agreement for iBooks Author, clarifying the restrictions on where the program's output may be sold.
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iBooks Author - create iBooks for iPad

iBooks Author - create iBooks for iPad | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Now anyone can create stunning iBooks textbooks, cookbooks, history books, picture books, and more for iPad. All you need is an idea and a Mac. Start with one of the Apple-designed templates that feature a wide variety of page layouts. Add your own text and images with drag-and-drop ease. Use Multi-Touch widgets to include interactive photo galleries, movies, Keynote presentations, 3D objects, and more. 


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iTunes - Books - Shooting Sound by Peter Neill

iTunes - Books - Shooting Sound by Peter Neill | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Shooting Sound by Peter Neill :  Now this is how iBooks2 can bring photography to life!

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iBooks Author: Publishing and distribution FAQ

iBooks Author: Publishing and distribution FAQ | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Find the answers to common questions about distributing and selling books you have created with iBooks Author.
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Class Widgets - Custom Widgets for iBooks Author

Class Widgets - Custom Widgets for iBooks Author | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

iBooks2 meets the world of widget makers.  What more can you build into a book? Take a look into the crystal ball #apple #ibooks #ibooksauthor #ebooks #ibooks2 #authors

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Top 10 Tuesday: Quotes from "Before Your First Book" by Jeff Goins {and a giveaway}

Top 10 Tuesday: Quotes from "Before Your First Book" by Jeff Goins {and a giveaway} | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
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More on how Apple TV revolution will be televised: "Appified TV"

More on how Apple TV revolution will be televised: "Appified TV" | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Two new reports Wednesday added to speculation about how Apple Inc. might seek to revolutionize the television this year.

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The second involves Apple offering access to live TV from network channels combined with some other Web-based video services, 'appifying' the TV for content providers.

 

[CurNote - just a big ipad :)]


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How to Create Your Own Textbook — With or Without Apple | MindShift

How to Create Your Own Textbook — With or Without Apple | MindShift | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Want to create your own textbook?  IBooks2 is one of many options.  Here's some guideposts along the way.


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Apple to Authors: Content You Make in iBook App is Yours, Not Ours

Apple to Authors: Content You Make in iBook App is Yours, Not Ours | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Apple has amended a controversial clause in the end-user license agreement of its recently introduced iBooks Author e-book creation app. The...
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Revolt in EDUCATION: iBook2 ...couple great product videos

Revolt in EDUCATION: iBook2  ...couple great product videos | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Apple is again in the big picture with its new amazing app the iBook2, with the idea to change the education system in the schools.
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Apple modifies EULA for iBooks: Lays no claim to content, allows authors to distribute elsewhere | 9to5Mac | Apple Intelligence

Apple modifies EULA for iBooks: Lays no claim to content, allows authors to distribute elsewhere | 9to5Mac | Apple Intelligence | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
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Simon & Schuster, Macmillan Express Concerns About Library Ebook Lending After ‘Positive’ Talks with ALA — The Digital Shift

Simon & Schuster, Macmillan Express Concerns About Library Ebook Lending After ‘Positive’ Talks with ALA — The Digital Shift | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Library Ebook Lending... how will Apple handle book lending with libraries and the iBooks2 format?

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TechCrunch | Report: Apple To Announce The iPad 3 The First Week Of March

TechCrunch | Report: Apple To Announce The iPad 3 The First Week Of March | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Shocking news of the day: Apple is preparing to announce the iPad 3. Crazy news, I know. That announcement, if AllThingsD is to be believed, should come in the first week of March.
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Self-Publishing Basics: How to Organize Your Book’s Front Matter — The Book Designer

Self-Publishing Basics: How to Organize Your Book’s Front Matter — The Book Designer | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Self-Publishing Basics: How to Organize Your Book’s Front Matter includes a checklist of front matter items.

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iBooks 2 and iBooks Author | Macworld

iBooks 2 and iBooks Author | Macworld | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Macworld Podcast #287...  how iBooks Author measures up.  Lex reviewed iBooks 2

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iBooks Author

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How To Publish iBooks and eBooks...  iBooks2 multi-touch books in "Enhanced Book" category on iTunes Store

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A Textbook Case of iPad Fun With Studying

A Textbook Case of iPad Fun With Studying | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Katie looks at the new iBooks 2 app which offers enhanced educational textbooks that are, for now, focused on high-school students.
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'App Economy' credited with creating 466,000 jobs

'App Economy' credited with creating 466,000 jobs | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Need a new career? Consider working in apps.

Will iBook2 create a similar opportunity?

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Daily Mac App: Book Palette adds ten new templates to iBooks Author

Daily Mac App: Book Palette adds ten new templates to iBooks Author | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
That didn't take long.Only a few weeks after Apple's iBooks Author app debuted, template publisher Jumsoft began shipping Book Palette (US$2.99), a...
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Written Words: Will Apple’s Author and iBooks2 challenge Kindle Select?

Written Words: Will Apple’s Author and iBooks2 challenge Kindle Select? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

A look at the battle of the books:  Amazon vs Apple

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Inkling to Launch a New iBooks Author Competitor Next Week? - The Digital Reader

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The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift

The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
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If iBooks Author Is Overkill For Your Simple eBook Project, Try Book Creator For iOS Instead [Review] | Cult of Mac

If iBooks Author Is Overkill For Your Simple eBook Project, Try Book Creator For iOS Instead [Review] | Cult of Mac | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
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