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2014-01-23 23:25:43

Assisting Sales with Tools and Education to Cross the Stormy Waters in the Attainment of Company Goals Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Pipelinersales Inc. announced today the release of comprehensive sales e-books entitled, Creating the Front End of Your Pipeline, Sales Management in a Virtual World, and The Use of Precision Metrics in Sales Management. These e-books exhibit the commitment of Pipelinersales to not only provide an exceptional CRM solution, but training and...

2014-01-21 23:02:40

As competition from internet-based retailers intensifies, the Book Stores industry is turning to e-books and e-readers to salvage sales. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Book Stores industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 The Book Stores industry in Australia has battled over the five years through 2013-14, with revenue estimated to decline at an annualised 8.5%. According to IBISWorld industry analyst Claudia...

E-Reading Americans On The Rise, Yet Print Books Remain Most Popular
2014-01-17 08:43:02

[ Watch the Video: Do You Prefer E-Books Or An Old-Fashioned Book? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The percentage of Americans who read e-books is on the rise, although few have entirely replaced print books for electronic versions, a new Pew Research Center poll finds. The survey of more than 1,000 people revealed that the percentage of adults who have read an e-book in the past year jumped 28 percent, up from 23 percent at the end of 2012. At the same...

2014-01-07 08:28:22

New Educational Content Enhances InnoTab Learning Tablet Range CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the continued growth of its comprehensive app store, the Learning Lodge(TM), which includes more than 650 apps teaching key curriculum. The new software downloads, featuring a variety of education-packed learning games and e-books as...

2014-01-02 08:22:08

Shebooks, short e-books by and for women, bridges the gap between magazines and books with carefully selected e-singles designed for women's busy lives NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shebooks (shebooks.net) entered the booming e-singles market today with a collection of nine titles aimed at the largest reader segment - women. Shebooks also announced plans for a unique subscription offering for accessing the publisher's growing collection of titles. The nine titles released...

2013-12-30 23:04:25

EditionGuard's eBook Publishing Platform helps support the mission of prestigious nonprofit educational organization. (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 EditionGuard announces that its hosted Adobe DRM solution has been chosen by the Great Books Foundation for the organization’s eBook delivery. The Great Books Foundation (GBF) is an independent, nonprofit educational organization that provides opportunities for people of all ages to become more reflective, critical thinkers and readers...

2013-11-28 23:22:31

E-books are notoriously touchy with equations, with no solution working well for all e-readers. Indie publisher Bitingduck Press offers something for everyone with its new release, Truly Tricky Graduate Physics Problems, which is available in several different formats to provide static or interactive math. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 Designed for junior/senior physics undergraduates and graduate students studying for qualifying exams, Bitingduck Press's new "Truly...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'