The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
Vellum: Taking the pain out of e-book publishing
As someone who has gone through the fun of self-publishing e-books for use on everything from the Amazon Kindle to Apple's iBooks, I know what a pain in the neck it can be to get everything formatted and set up properly for publishing.
An Apple "iBooks Store" Exclusive iStory eBook Release: The iStory of the Three Little Pigs
With the usual colourful illustrations of a typical children's picture book, this Apple iBooks Store ebook also incorporates animation, music, sound effects and video in its story.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Life-Sized iPhone Critiques Society's Obsession [Video]
Before Apple came out with iOS 7 for its mobile devices, the company and its Senior Vice President of Design Jony Ive took aim at eliminating skeuomorphism , the tendency to imitate the textures, functionality and limitations of actual-world items - such as a felt pool table in the Game Center or the " cheesy " wood grain in iBooks.
The New Zealand Herald
Apple Watch: Conduct in code
Recently Apple CEO Tim Cook asked his employees, in a video message, to review Apple's 'Business Conduct Policy'.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Smartpen vs. Smartpen: The Livescribe 3 is Mightier Than the Equil Jot
When it comes to input devices, it's always been tough to top the pocketable, affordable, utterly intuitive device known as the pen.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Cult of Mac Blog
Who Wants a Video Tour of Apple's Secret Design Studio?
Apple's secretive Industrial Design Studio is on the ground floor of Infinite Loop II, one of the main buildings on Apple's Cupertino HQ.
MacPractice Releases Newest Versions of Software
According to a release, MacPractice also announced recent iOS 7 compatible versions of Patient Check In, MacPractice Clipboard, and MacPractice iEHR for iPad with ePrescribe, and MacPractice Interface for iPhone .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Fantasy Novels by Tracy Falbe Added to New iPad App Oyster Books
Her epic fantasy series The Rys Chronicles and Rys Rising total 1,453,380 published words.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Book 3: Navigating Xcode 5 - Now Available in the iBooks Store
NOTE : If you own an iPad or Mac running Mavericks, this is THE version of the book to purchase.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The E-Reading Software That's Better Than Kindle or iBooks
Option #1: Apple's iBooks system . Chipper and colorful, iBooks is easy to use if you own an iPhone or iPad.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
An Apple iBooks Store Exclusive iStory eBook Release: The iStory of the Three Little Pigs
Singapore, 25 November, 2013' In the age of the ebooks, can we still call "children's picture book" as such? "The iStory of the Three Little Pigs" by MLC Ventures is testing the limits of such traditional terminology.
iOS App Development for Non-Programmers - Cyber Monday Special, And Other News
If you already have the Amazon version of the book, but now want the iBooks version, which you can now read on the iPad and the Mac , this is a great time to get it.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
iOS News Reader - Friday, November 29, 2013
More substantively, Microsoft touts the fact users can set up separate user accounts, a hoped-for feature of iOS 7 that never materialised.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Le French Book Offers Holiday Pricing to Help Book Lovers Survive the Season
All the festivities call for a breaka real break from it all, the kind readers get from a great book.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Apple's New Maverick OS Offers iBooks
Apple has just released Maverick, an updated version of its OS X operating system, which now features support for iBooks.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Switching From iPhone to Android: 10 Factors to Consider First
NEWS ANALYSIS: Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt raised eyebrows when he posted to his Google+ page a step-by-step guide on moving away from the iPhone and to an Android-based device , like the Samsung Galaxy S4, Motorola's Verizon Droid Ultra and the Nexus 5. All of those devices, Schmidt argues in his posting, "have better screens, are ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
iBooks on the Mac: 26 tips to get the most out of iBooks, flip cards, notes, highlights and more
Book fans and students will find useful features in iBooks in Mavericks that make reading books on your Mac an educational and enjoyable experience There are no wooden bookshelves in iBooks on the Mac .
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Hands on: iPad mini with Retina display
With a sharper screen and more grunt under the bonnet, this little iPad can finally stand toe-to-toe with its big brother.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
iOS News Reader - Saturday, November 23, 2013
The updated version is a 231MB download. New in Version 2.0.1 * Stability improvements and bug fixes For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/PABbYs Numbers New in Version 2.0.1 * Stability improvements and bug fixes For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/SBmuS3 Keynote New in Version 2.0.1 * New transitions including Blinds, Color Planes, ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Sales of digital comics have soared in the past three years. Readers love the look of comics on the iPad screen and they also love the convenience of in-app purchasing, which allows consumers to buy and store their comics within a single app.