‘Digital format not threatening printed Urdu books’

February 26th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Noted Urdu poet Waseem Barelvi has warned that information without knowledge was useless and that while the digitisation of Urdu literature was a positive step, ... Read more...

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App allows authors to hold eBook signings from anywhere in world

April 19th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): A new electronic book app is offering readers the chance to get their virtual books signed by their favourite authors without them having to resort to writing on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Amazon Kindle’s e-books are more expensive than their hardcover editions

October 5th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Book lovers – beware! If you thought that e-books are the way of the future, then there is a serious issue, which needs to be looked into and that too very carefully.And ... Read more...

Posted in Books, Technology Industry News |

Review Calls Amazon Kindle “Confusing, Expensive, but Promising”

October 5th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Joel Johnson, the new eBook reader from Amazon known as the Kindle manages to accomplish all of it major goals efficiently.It has a smaller screen that ... Read more...

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Multi tasking on Amazon Kindle

September 23rd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Amazon Kindle is one of the most popular eBook readers in the market right now. However there some myths about Amazon Kindle, which need to be ... Read more...

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Amazon Unveils New $139 Kindle, as Copia Announces Upcoming $99 E-Reader

July 30th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, Amazon announced the release of a next generation Kindle e reader that will be lighter, smaller, and have Wi Fi capabilities, with the cheapest ... Read more...

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Penguin boss game to take on ebook, iPad revolution

July 30th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Penguin chief executive John Makinson has shared his views on ebooks and how they are becoming more popular than hardbacks.He also said that piracy is still not yet ... Read more...

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Apple says iPad available in nine more countries on May 28 available

May 8th, 2010 - 2:22 am ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA -- Apple on Friday announced that iPad will be available in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK on Friday, May 28.Customers can pre-order all iPad ... Read more...

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Apple sells one million iPads

May 3rd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Apple announced on Monday that it sold its one millionth iPad on Friday, just 28 days after its introduction on April 3.The California-based company said iPad ... Read more...

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‘Winnie the Pooh’ ebook set to come on Nintendo DS

October 9th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Get ready to welcome 'Winnie the Pooh' on your Nintendo DS, for Egmont-the publisher of the cuddlesome bear's stories-has struck a deal with EA Games to create ebooks ... Read more...

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Leading Brit publishers to go digital with ebooks

February 17th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Reading a bestseller would now be only a matter of a hand-held screen of your computer, if Britains two best selling publishers are successful in launching a device ... Read more...

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