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2014-02-25 08:28:55

Company Provides Software to Enable Creation and Distribution of Prison Writing Contest Anthology HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pubsoft, makers of a game-changing digital publishing engine that is redefining the relationships between publishers, authors and readers, today announced a collaboration agreement with Vidahlia Press & Publishing House, Inc., to implement the Pubsoft direct ebook sales system on the Vidahlia website. The deal enhanced the INK Prison Writing...

2014-02-24 23:01:22

Independent author Marianne Sciucco's bestselling Kindle novel was recently nominated for Best Indie Novel and Best Indie Cover Awards in IndieReCon's 2014 Contest. IndieReCon is a free online writer's conference dedicated to making indie publishing "mission possible." Middletown, NY (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 "Blue Hydrangeas," an Alzheimer's love story by independent author Marianne Sciucco, was recently nominated for IndieReCon's Best Indie...

2014-02-24 12:24:02

Acquisition creates a powerful marketing intelligence offer for new and seasoned authors. NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Vook announced its acquisition of Booklr, combining two leading digital book companies with powerful new product offerings for both authors and publishers. "Booklr's leadership role in aggregating and rendering data surrounding books, combined with Vook's total publishing solution provides a powerful market intelligence offer for book authors and...

2014-02-19 12:26:36

Macrothink Institute says that the bill allows for easier spread of knowledge LAS VEGAS, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What is Macrothink Institute? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140219/MN67376) Macrothink Institute is a private online publisher dedicated to the spread of knowledge through open access scholarly journals and articles. All of Macrothink Institute's journals are open to the general public for download to aide in their research. The online...

2014-02-06 23:03:07

Rakuyaz.us has posted a review of the Numerologist e-Book. Readers can get all the information about this review on the website. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 A numerologist is someone who studies numbers and uses them to gain information about a person’s life. A person’s strength, weaknesses, talents, obstacles, and emotions can be revealed in a Numerology reading. As with any theory there are many people who will believe in it or argue that it is fake, and the results from...

2014-02-06 12:25:27

Kobo to power book lovers to keep reading on Sony's Readers, tablets and smartphones SAN DIEGO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics, together with Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced that Kobo will provide Sony's Reader(TM) and Sony's Xperia® tablet and smartphone users in the United States and Canada with Kobo's world-class catalogue of more than 4 million eBooks, magazines and newspapers, graphic novels, and kids content. Sony's Reader Store customers and...

2014-02-05 23:23:58

With the release of its new cookbook, “Patriot Eats!,” Infonouveau has stepped solidly into the world of interactive media. This eCookbook makes full use of the power of the iPad, to resurrect the real food skills and recipes that fueled a revolution for a new audience. Rochester, NY. (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Infonouveau, is pleased to announce the release of “Patriot Eats!” - a thoroughly modern and interactive “re-boot” of the original American cookbook. The new cookbook...

2014-02-04 23:22:22

Dynamic Compilation Covers Broad Range of Religious Subjects (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 EBSCO Information Services has released a new e-book collection designed to meet the content needs of students and scholars in their study of religion. eBook Religion Collection is subscription package of e-books featuring more than 4,100 titles from over 150 trusted publishers. The unique collection covers a broad range of religious subjects including philosophy, ethics, history of religions,...

2014-01-30 23:01:27

It was Mira Digital Publishing's "full service approach" to self publishing that attracted Graphic Connections to Mira's self-publishing business. Chesterfield, MO (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 GCG Actually acquired Mira Digital Publishing on May 1, 2013. The big attraction was Mira’s unique alternative for self-publishing authors who are often stymied when using one of the many online book printing services. President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Charlton said, “We...

2014-01-28 23:22:20

Outstanding Features in EBSCO eBooks Deciding Factor Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 The American University of Kuwait (AUK), an independent, private and coeducational liberal arts institution of higher education, has selected EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) as its e-book supplier for 2014. The university spent many months evaluating different e-book collections from various suppliers. American University of Kuwait Collection Development Librarian Mr. Thomas Cherian Kutty says...


Latest Electronic publishing Reference Libraries

Cybook Opus
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Cybook Opus is an e-book reader produced by Bookeen from France, released on July 27, 2009. The operating system for the Opus is Linux with an open source firmware. In June 2010, Bookeen published and improved firmware with a one-second mode which allows the device to be turned on and off in one second. It also keeps the last page read open and the user does not have to reboot each time. There is no keyboard and it does not have a dictionary or bookmarks. There is no internet access...

Cybook Gen3
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Cybook Gen3 is an e-Reader designed for reading e-books, e-news, and for listening to audio books or MP3 music. It was produced by Bookeen, a French company, and released on October 29, 2007. The display is a six-inch E-Ink screen using 166 dpi, black and white, 2-bit grayscale and on the gold edition 8-bit grayscale was used. The screen is readable under sunlight and only uses the battery for turning pages, giving it 8,000 page flips of battery life. The Gen3 uses a 200MHz CPU;...

Kobo Touch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Touch is an eReader device produced by Kobo Inc., from China, revealed on May 23, 2011, and released in the U.S. on June 10, 2011. It is the third generation eReader from Kobo, and contained improvements from the previous versions. The Kobo Touch included 15 free previews of select books instead of 100 public domain books that were included on the previous versions. Other improvements were an E Ink pearl screen, faster CPU, and it was smaller and lighter. The display is a six-inch...

Barnes & Noble Nook
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nook is a brand of e-reader developed by Barnes & Noble with the original device released in November 2009. It featured both Wi-Fi and AT&T 3G, with a 6 inch display and a smaller touchscreen for data input. Since then there has been multiple versions and upgrades. A Wi-Fi only version released in June 2010 and the Nook color using LCD in November 2010. The second generation Nook was released in June 2011, and in February 2012 an upgrade was released to the Wi-Fi only version....

Colombian Journal of Statistics (Revista Colombiana de Estadistica)
2012-05-14 11:06:20

The Colombian Journal of Statistics (Revista Colombiana de Estadistica) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal on statistics published biannually by the National University of Colombia. It was established in 1968. During its early years, the journal was published only in Spanish; since 1985, it includes English-published papers as well. The journal halted publication in 1969, being re-launched in 1979 by Luis Thorin. The journal covers research on statistics, including applications,...

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