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5 Career Tips to Survive Publishing’s Digital Shift | Guy LeCharles Gonzalez

5 Career Tips to Survive Publishing’s Digital Shift | Guy LeCharles Gonzalez | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Transition, transformation, disruption, disintermediation...
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A Textbook Case of iPad Fun With Studying

A Textbook Case of iPad Fun With Studying | eBooks&more | 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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Nine truths about e-book publishing | FutureBook

Nine truths about e-book publishing | FutureBook | eBooks&more | Scoop.it

I fell into digital publishing after doing freelance work for various online business start-ups based in East London. At the time, I was looking for a full-time job and not thinking so much about career progression

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App Makes Readers’ Thoughts an Open Book

App Makes Readers’ Thoughts an Open Book | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Katie looks at Subtext, a free iPad app designed to enable and encourage conversations among readers within digital books themselves.
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Digital Book World (#DBW12) Wrap Up | Sourcebooks.com

5+ things we learned and are doing differently now After an engaging, inspiring, and utterly packed Digital Book World Conference & Expo (DBW) last week, I started to pull together some of the more...
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iPad / orientation / chrome « The Book Studio

iPad / orientation / chrome « The Book Studio | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
pBooks eBooks Boston Creativity Publishing Miscellany #ePrdctn #dbw #design ... …So I did what I do whenever I have an eBook production question: I posted it to the #ePrdctn group on Twitter: As usual, the ...
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DBW Insights with Don Linn | Digital Book World

DBW Insights with Don Linn | Digital Book World | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
DBW Insights: Don Linn. Categories: DBW Insights, People | Tags: Business Model, Ebooks, ePrdctn, Social Media. April 13, 2011 | Rich Fahle | 4 · Print Friendly · Don Linn at Digital Book World 2011 In this exclusive interview, Don Linn, ...
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A special welcome to Boston IDUG members « The Book Studio

pBooks eBooks Boston Creativity Publishing Miscellany #ePrdctn #dbw #design ... I included a few PDFs as well (ePub coding snippets, ePub InDesign template checklist, and my Dreamweaver workflow for your reference).
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Ebook Specific Cover Design: Size and Resolution | Digital Book ...

Ebook Specific Cover Design: Size and Resolution | Digital Book ... | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
It's 1024 x 600 px, 118 ppi of a typical netbook's screen or 800 x 600 px, 167 ppi of a Kindle 3 display. We also have to keep in mind that the readers very seldom will have a chance to see the cover in full screen.
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EPUB 3 On The iPad - Workflow: ePub

EPUB 3 On The iPad - Workflow: ePub | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Lagardère Publishing: eBooks Account For 5% Of Total Net Sales ... 5657 readers From the MPS blog: While most people were enjoying a well-deserved break, our EPUB 3 team has been busy working on a sample for the iPad.
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eScape - ePub Creator

eScape - ePub Creator | eBooks&more | Scoop.it

ANNOUNCEMENT: Coming on 1st February 2012 eScape Online. Create ePUB2, ePUB3, Mobi and bookmarked RGB PDF from *.doc, *.docx and *.odt wordprocessor manuscripts...FREE!

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Matthew Battles: It doesn’t take Cupertino to make textbooks interactive

Matthew Battles: It doesn’t take Cupertino to make textbooks interactive | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
There's a long history of mixing interactivity into learning — and a new generation of tools can let that interaction come in acts of creation, not just consumption.
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IDPF Now Hosting an Epub3 Validator - eBookNewser

IDPF Now Hosting an Epub3 Validator - eBookNewser | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
IDPF Now Hosting an Epub3 Validator...
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Clever moves all around in the B&N and Amazon chess game – The Shatzkin Files

Clever moves all around in the B&N and Amazon chess game – The Shatzkin Files | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Readers who have been following publishing's digital transition for two years or more will recall the situation in 2010 when five of publishing's Big S ...
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The Adventures of an Independent Author: EPUB3: DOA

The Adventures of an Independent Author: EPUB3: DOA | eBooks&more | Scoop.it

Barely more than a mongth ago, on January 1st, I made the prediction that the newly released ePub3 specification would "fail in its effort to heal ebook format fragmentaion."

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Amazon vs. Big Publishing: 800 lbs vs. 798 lbs. | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Amazon vs. Big Publishing: 800 lbs vs. 798 lbs. | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Last week’s issue of Bloomberg’s Businessweek included an article titled Amazon’s Hitman. If you haven’t read it, you should.
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How Publishers Should Prepare for EPUB 3 | Digital Book World

How Publishers Should Prepare for EPUB 3 | Digital Book World | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
EPUB 3 means that soon it will be a relatively simple matter for e-books to contain video, audio and dynamic content. How should publishers prepare?
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The Future Of Screen Typography Is In Your Hands - Smashing Coding | Smashing Coding

The Future Of Screen Typography Is In Your Hands - Smashing Coding | Smashing Coding | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
We do more reading on the screen today than we did even a year ago. If we are ever to have a golden age of reading on the screen, this might be the start of it.
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print design / digital design / fonts « The Book Studio

print design / digital design / fonts « The Book Studio | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
pBooks eBooks Boston Creativity Publishing Miscellany #ePrdctn #dbw #design. « Mass Ave ...
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unused CSS / FireFox / Firebug « The Book Studio

unused CSS / FireFox / Firebug « The Book Studio | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
pBooks eBooks Boston Creativity Publishing Miscellany #ePrdctn #dbw #design. « #ePrdctn Rountable ...
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New Workflows for Editorial and Production | Digital Book World

New Workflows for Editorial and Production | Digital Book World | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
If publishers want to ensure simultaneous release of print, ebook, enhanced ebook or app, then they need lean, efficient processes. Effective ...
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Amazon Kindle Announcement News Roundup | Digital Book World

Amazon Kindle Announcement News Roundup | Digital Book World | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
Matt Mullin | The best of the web on the Kindle announcement and what it means for publishing. ... Amazon Kindle Announcement News Roundup. Categories: DBW Updates | Tags: Amazon, announcement, fire, kindle, news roundup, tablet.
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Screen Capture

Screen Capture | eBooks&more | Scoop.it

Capture anything you see on your PC screen with SnapIt. It is convenient tool for graphic designers, bloggers who capture and crop images for their posts, for tech writers who need to describe menus and interfaces of applications, web designers and those who work with graphics every day. It captures and auto saves images with one click.

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Illustrated ebooks with epub: using the svg image element, by Denis Papathanasiou | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Illustrated ebooks with epub: using the svg image element, by Denis Papathanasiou | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
All things being equal, the epub format is preferable to pdf for reading on devices like the iPad, Nook, Sony, Kobo, and other dedicated e-readers.
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One eBook Platform to Rule Them All - Technology Review

One eBook Platform to Rule Them All - Technology Review | eBooks&more | Scoop.it
A company known for long-form journalism democratizes tablet publishing.
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