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iBooks Error in 4.2.1 Jailbroken Devices Fixed

iBooks Error in 4.2.1 Jailbroken Devices Fixed

Those who have an untethered 4.2.1 jailbreak for their iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad have found themselves unable to read books they have legally purchased within iBooks. Trying to open a DRM-protected book will produce the following error message: “There is a problem with the configuration of your iDevice. Please restore with iTunes and reinstall iBooks.” Deleting iBooks and reinstalling an older version will not help resolve this issue. Luckily, @comex has come up with a fix.
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App Updates: Hipstamatic, iBooks, Skype and Battlefield Bad Company 2

App Updates: Hipstamatic, iBooks, Skype and Battlefield Bad Company 2

There are several updates available for our favorite iPhone apps today; Hipstamatic, iBooks, Skype, Battlefield Bad Company and Cut the Rope. Here’s the breakdown:
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Bring fables to life this winter with children's iBooks from Potrus

Bring fables to life this winter with children’s iBooks from Potrus

Kielce, Poland – Potrus Publishing Interactive, an established developer of digital media geared for children’s use, has announced a holiday sale on their newly released series of children’s fable iBooks. Running until January 1st 2011, the developers’ interactive iPad optimized renditions of Thumbelina, The Ugly Duckling, The Three Little Pigs, The Frog King, Little Red Riding Hood, and Puss in Boots will be available at a discounted price to customers.
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Bring fables to life this winter with children's iBooks from Protus

Bring fables to life this winter with children’s iBooks from Protus

Kielce, Poland – Potrus Publishing Interactive, an established developer of digital media geared for children’s use, has announced a holiday sale on their newly released series of children’s fable iBooks. Running until January 1st 2011, the developers’ interactive iPad optimized renditions of Thumbelina, The Ugly Duckling, The Three Little Pigs, The Frog King, Little Red Riding Hood, and Puss in Boots will be available at a discounted price to customers.
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iBooks for iPhone and iPad Updated; Organizes, Prints and Brings Fully Illustrated Books to the iBookstore

iBooks for iPhone and iPad Updated; Organizes, Prints and Brings Fully Illustrated Books to the iBookstore

iBooks has just been updated to version 1.2. The newest update introduces its latest feature, Collections; allowing you to organize your books and PDFs in an orderly fashion.
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iBooks Launches for iPhone Today

iBooks Launches for iPhone Today

For those of you who got your fancy tickled by the announcement that iBooks would become compatible for the iPhone, today is your day. Immediately following Apple’s release of iOS4 for iPhone devices earlier today, iBooks became available for iPhone.
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iPad App Updates: ArtStudio for iPad, Weather HD, iBooks

iPad App Updates: ArtStudio for iPad, Weather HD, iBooks

There are updates available for several of our favorite iPad app titles today, ArtStudio for iPad, Weather HD and iBooks. Go to iPadmodo for the breakdown.
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Steve Jobs Reports iPad, iBook and App Sales Figures

Steve Jobs Reports iPad, iBook and App Sales Figures

At the iPhone OS 4.0 event today, Steve Jobs stated that Apple have sold 450,000 iPads since its launch last Saturday. On the first day alone, 250,000 iBooks and 1 million iPad apps were downloaded. Go to iPadmodo for more.
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Apple Updates Site, Offers iPad Guided Tours

Apple Updates Site, Offers iPad Guided Tours

Apple had just updated their iPad page with the addition of the Safari Guided Tour of the device’s 11 features: Safari, Mail, Photos, Videos, YouTube, iPod, iTunes, iBooks, Keynote, Pages and Numbers. Head on to Apple now to familiarize yourself with the device before your shipment comes in.
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Project Gutenberg Books Believed to be iPad Compatible

Project Gutenberg Books Believed to be iPad Compatible

Spent too much on your iPad and can’t afford to buy a book for it? Well, look no further because Project Gutenberg has free books for you! According to a report by 9to5Mac, Project Gutenberg books should work with iPad’s iBooks app. For those unfamiliar with Project Gutenberg, it is a place where one can download over 30,000 free ebooks to read on your computer, iPhone or any available eReader device. These books are offered for free because their copyright have all expired.
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Apple Discloses More Information on Preloaded iPad Apps

Apple Discloses More Information on Preloaded iPad Apps

Apple has revamped their iPad Features pages and now includes a large amount of information about the apps that will come with the iPad. Here’s a brief synopsis:
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Apple Files for Trademarks on iBooks and iBook Store in Canada

Apple Files for Trademarks on iBooks and iBook Store in Canada

Apple has filed for trademarks on iBooks and iBook Store in Canada. The trademark, uncovered by Patently Apple, is extremely broad. Not only is it limited to text based media, but it also related to music, subscription services, and the possibility of selling content in meat-space.
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Video: Sneak Peak At Penguin iPad iBooks

Video: Sneak Peak At Penguin iPad iBooks

Penguin has released a video of some of its upcoming iPad iBooks. Although the “books” in the video hardly to resemble “books” at all, but rather very interactive learning experiences. The thought quickly comes to mind, will the iPad change the way our children learn in school, remove old print books and replace them with one device, college books no longer $150.00 but a $10.00 download-able app.
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Oceanhouse Media Creates Success Story Within 24 Hours

Oceanhouse Media Creates Success Story Within 24 Hours

Their motto is “Apps that uplift, educate and inspire” and that is exactly what Oceanhouse Media did yesterday with the announcement of several Dr. Seuss iPhone applications that have made the podium in the App Store, all within 24 hours.
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