Thanks to ever-improving technology, ebooks can be produced relatively quickly and economically compared to their traditional print cousins. But with the temptation to capitalize on speed and low cost, it's easy for publishers to cut corners on quality, especially when it comes to things that affect look, layout, and readability-such as proper conversion of text, images, and other elements from a print book to an ebook. And because churning out sloppy electronic copy can potentially turn off customers, content providers are worried.
Jul 12, 2012
Every week, EContentmag.com highlights hot stories and links on digital content and digital media. Here are the latest links for the week of July 9, 2012, with stories on mergers and acquisitions, HootSuite, Internet Protocol Address Management, and more.
Berkery Noyes Releases First Half 2012 M&A Report: The Online And Mobile Industry
HootSuite Adds More Applications to its Platform
Growth in Number of IP Addresses Drives the Global Internet Protocol Address Management
Grub Street Reads Aims to be the Quality Standard of the Indie Book Market
Omniverse One World Television Gears up to Launch My OmniBox
Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK First
HomeFinder.com Releases Android App Built On Consumer Feedback
Taking a Scientific Approach to Improve Audience Engagement and Event Marketing
YourTeacher Releases Algebra 1 iBooks Textbook for iPad