The ABCs of e-book format conversion: Easy Calibre tips for the Kindle, Sony and Nook. By John Schember Welcome to TeleRead’s newest contributor, John Schember, a member of the team behind the wonderful Calibre program for managing e-book collections.
His bio appears at the end. Calibre is much improved, and I myself am in the middle of Calibre-izing my own collection. Screenshot to the right is from me—don’t blame John for any of the reading choices. – D.R. E-book readers are becoming more and more common. Unfortunately the two different brands don’t read the same kinds of e-books. If you are only buying from the store designed for your reader—for example, Amazon’s Kindle Store or Sony’s Reader Store—you don’t need to worry about any of this. But there are a very good reasons why you should know about the major formats, what you reader supports and how to convert between formats. Many Web sites offer legal and often free books. Apple et cinq éditeurs dont Hachette Livre dans le collimateur de Bruxelles. Bruxelles soupçonne l'existence d'un cartel du livre numérique.
La Commission européenne a annoncé ce mardi avoir ouvert une procédure sur un éventuel cartel du marché du livre numérique en Europe. Le géant Apple, fabricant de l'iPad, et cinq éditeurs internationaux, Hachette Livre (filiale de Lagardère et numéro un français), Harper Collins (News Corp., Etats-Unis), Simon & Schuster (CBS Corp., Etats-Unis), Penguin (Pearson Group, Royaume-Uni) et Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck (qui détient notamment Macmillan, Allemagne) sont donc soupçonnés de pratiques anticoncurrentielles par les autorités européennes. Pratiques anticoncurrentielles ? La Commission veut donc savoir si ces cinq éditeurs et Apple "ont conclu des accords illégaux ou se sont livrés à des pratiques ayant pour objet ou pour effet de restreindre la concurrence". Traitement prioritaire L'ouverture de cette enquête, qui sera traitée de façon prioritaire, ne préjuge en rien de son issue.
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The object we have, or should have, in teaching science, is not to fill a child's mind with a vast number of facts that may or may not prove useful to him hereafter, but to draw out and exercise his powers of observation, and to show him how to make use of what he observes.... And here the teacher of grammar has a great advantage over the teacher of other sciences, in that the facts he has to call attention to lie ready at hand for every pupil to observe without the use of apparatus of any kind while the use of them also lies within the personal experience of every one.
—Dr Richard Morris. The proper study of a language is an intellectual discipline of the highest order. What various opinions writers on English grammar have given in answer to the question, What is grammar? The opposite view. On-line reader - eBook: "Fuel Free! Living Well Without Fossil Fuels" by Blakeslee, Thomas. On-line reader - eBook: "A Mother's Day to Remember" by Robertson, Thomas.
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Audio story books are a great means of improving learners reading and listening skills.
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