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Now available in iBookstore - EngLits Summaries of Required Reading

Now available in iBookstore – EngLits Summaries of Required Reading

Los Angeles, California – InterLingua Publishing today announced the release of its full collection of EngLits summaries of classic books of more than 80 titles in Apple’s iBookstore. Some of the EngLits titles include William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”, Charles Dicken’s “Great Expectations”, and F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby”.
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European Publishers Fail To Reach Deal with Apple

European Publishers Fail To Reach Deal with Apple

According to a report by The Bookseller, Apple continues in their struggle to reach a deal with European publishers for their iBookstore. Currently, the only titles available to iPad owners in Europe are from the Project Gutenberg’s collection of free classic books. Go to iPadmodo for more.
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Oprah, Nothing but Praise about iPad on Show

Oprah, Nothing but Praise about iPad on Show

Oprah Winfrey, when speaking with Omar Wasow, tech analyst, in a recent show, called the iPad “amazing.” She spoke of the device’s interactive interface, allowing books to “move” and stated the new iDevice as a game changer when it comes to the way kids learn. Go to iPadmodo for more.
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Apple Adds 30,000+ Free eBooks to iBookstore with Project Gutenberg Collection

Apple Adds 30,000+ Free eBooks to iBookstore with Project Gutenberg Collection

Earlier this week, 9to5Mac reported the compatibility of free eBooks downloaded from Project Gutenberg with the iPad. However, after digging further into the iBookstore, the folks at App Advice discovered that Apple had already included the entire catalog for free. Read the rest of the story at iPadmodo.
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CNN Reports on iPad, iBook Pricing and Survey

CNN Reports on iPad, iBook Pricing and Survey

A recent report by CNN touches on the increasing amount of publishers joining the iPad bandwagon. The brief also talks about the iPad iBookstore’s price matching those of the Amazon’s Kindle books, as well as comScore’s recent consumer survey. Go to iPadmodo to watch the video.
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iBookStore's Best Sellers Prices Matches Amazon

iBookStore’s Best Sellers Prices Matches Amazon

Reports coming in from App Advice, who were given the privilege to see the iBookStore’s pricing firsthand, said that from the 32 eBooks featured on the New York Times’ Bestsellers list, 27 of them, including the top 10 were priced at $9.99, similar to Kindle book prices currently offered by Amazon. Go to iPadmodo to read the rest of the story.
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CampusBooks.com and Vision Smarts Collaborate to Deliver iBookStore

CampusBooks.com and Vision Smarts Collaborate to Deliver iBookStore

Wavre, Belgium – CampusBooks.com and Vision Smarts are pleased to announce their collaboration and the resulting iBookStore 2.0 iPhone app. iBookStore 2.0 is an enhanced version of CampusBooks.com’s popular iBookStore app and is now powered by pic2shop, Vision Smarts’ leading-edge barcode-scanning technology. The final product is a free app that delivers real-time price comparisons – using integrated barcode-scanning – for users looking to buy and sell books.
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