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2012-10-21 04:00:10

As the demand for e-books in United States libraries continues to increase, 7 Speed Reading, a leader in reading improvement software, believes literacy rates will significantly increase as well. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 In libraries all across America, the demand for e-books is on the rise. Even with an average wait of approximately 16 days for best sellers, patrons are more excited than ever about the opportunity to get a copy faster than they would the printed version....

Microsoft, Barnes & Noble Partner For NOOK Media
2012-10-04 21:02:26

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The previously announced subsidiary started by Microsoft and Barnes & Noble finally has a name and a business model. This week, the two companies announced NOOK Media, a subsidiary that includes Barnes & Noble's NOOK Digital and College Business as well as Microsoft Investment to Advance Digital Reading Experience. A preliminary announcement on the partnership was made in April, when Microsoft made an investment of $300...

2012-09-30 23:01:06

With over 300+ million active Android devices, more people than ever are turning to their smartphones and tablets for reading, whether for pleasure or for getting information. Now writers can reach this growing audience by turning their e-books, manuals, brochures and more into apps using Andromo's new PDF activity. Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 Now anyone with an ebook, training guide, or informational PDF document can turn it into a professional Android app using Andromo....

2012-09-27 23:02:09

A simple yet powerful utility to help Mac users create EPUB files from other popular document formats. (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 Enolsoft Co., Ltd., a professional multimedia software developer, today is pleased to announce the release of EPUB Creator for Mac to help Mac users create EPUB files from other popular document formats like PDF, RTF, HTML, CHM, Text, Word, PowerPoint, JPG, PNG, TIFF etc. With this Mac EPUB Creator, users are able to convert both encrypted and unencrypted PDF...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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