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EPUBElectronic Publishing
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The "vision of EPUB 3 was really to converge this EPUB portable document standard with the latest and greatest web standards" such as HTML5 and to take advantage of the fact that the ebook market was shifting from dedicated e-readers (e-ink technology, black-and-white displays, and limited web connectivity) to tablets and smartphones, McCoy says.
Kindle Fire owners can add EPUB reading apps from the Android app store to their device, providing a much easier way to read EPUB content on Amazon devices.
Apple's Pages word processor has pretty good EPUB export, and Adobe InDesign, though costly, can be used to simultaneously coordinate the production of print and e-book versions.
In the meantime, PDF will continue to serve you well for traditionally sized screens, but you may want to begin evaluating EPUB or MOBI for their delivery advantages.
The provider of software technologies to the mobile market said the solution supports EPUB, the free and open e-book standard developed by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF).
Specifically, ACCESS has modified and provided part of the core engine of its WebKit-based EPUB 3 viewer, NetFront BookReader EPUB Edition, for the Readium Platform.
o Export file to the reflowable and fixed EPUB format
The focus is on EPUB 3, the digital publishing standard from the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF).
EPUB on Demand, available on Bowker's My Identifiers site, offers small to medium publishers and new authors a one-stop ebook publishing platform: Authors can fill out an online form, get a free quote for several format options (EPUB, MOBI, and HTML5), submit a document, and publish their works as ebooks.
Hence the appeal of the EPUB standard, which has been developed and maintained as an open source project.
Safari Books Online, an on-demand digital library, said today that it has acquired web developer Threepress Consulting Inc, maker of the Ibis Reader online EPUB reading system.
Springer will soon also deliver books in EPUB format to Amazon for the Kindle.