Finding the best EPUB reader solution

By Paul St John Mackintosh
August 5, 2015 // 4 Comments

As some readers may remember, I recently plumped for a Lenovo A7-10 as my preferred ereading/writing platform. And since this has a microSD card slot for storage expansion, it made huge sense to store my library of EPUB books in the external memory. However, combined with the issue of finding EPUB [...]

Sweden’s Telegram Studios takes book tech, formats to the limit

By Paul St John Mackintosh
July 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

One of the most interesting publishing houses I encountered while in Sweden was Telegram Studios, which describes itself as “a brand new type of publisher for music, books and apps, powered by talents and the latest technology,” and pretty much lives up to that headline – both in [...]

Why Sigil is like a screwdriver

By Chris Meadows
July 18, 2015 // 1 Comment

Digital Book World has an article from an advocate of the e-book development program Sigil. He compares the application to oXygen and explains in detail why (he believes) Sigil is the better program. His argument seems to rely largely on the fact that Sigil automates the process of editing XML code [...]

Flipick To Allow ePub3 from Adobe InDesign

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
February 7, 2013 // 7 Comments

E-book formatting is a challenge, as I’ve written about in previous posts. Later this month, Flipick is launching a tool that might make it easier. From their press release: Flipick is a new online service that allows book publishers and design shops to produce their own ePub3 compatible [...]

Review: The eBook Design and Development Guide by Paul Salvette

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
February 2, 2013 // 1 Comment

So you may have read my review of How to Format your eBook for Kindle, NOOK, Smashwords, and Everything Else. You remember that one, where I sort of missed that the book was no longer for sale? The author was kind enough to send us a review copy of his revised book, The eBook Design and Development [...]

Video Highlights from the 2013 DBW Conference + Expo

By Dan Eldridge
January 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

This year’s installment of the Digital Book World Conference + Expo came to a close two days ago, and not surprisingly, video highlights from the event have been popping up online all week long. Those of you with a bit of extra cash to spare (or, more realistically, a corporate account) [...]

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