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Amazon’s Kindle MatchBook Supplies Digital Copies of Print Books You Purchase

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Industry News Mobile Apps Amazon Kindle Kindle MatchBook While the MatchBook may be underwhelming for some, Amazon has responded to the oft-requested feature.

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Kindle on the iPhone

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I did not have my Kindle with me, as I usually don't carry it unless I will be on an airplane for a long flight. (No No I don't have the new version of the Kindle, or I may have been carrying it with me.) I do use my Kindle for reading PDFs rather than to print them to paper, but Amazon did not have those to transfer. For now I definitely will look more favorably to purchasing more books on the Kindle.

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How to Create an ePub in Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

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Android iOS Mobile Development Adobe Digital Publishing Suite Adobe InDesign Amazon Kindle Creative Cloud DPS ePub iPad iPhone iPod iPod Touch mobile designFloat designer Heather Ford walks you through creating your first ePub.

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This Ain’t Your Grandfather’s Library

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Comic Featured iOS Amazon Kindle e-book e-reader iPad libraries(Click for a larger view. Comic courtesy of Matt Forcum) Thousands of libraries across the country are now allowing patrons to check out a virtually unlimited number of books. Literally. “Starting today, [.].

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The Olympic Evolution of Mobile

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Featured Newsletter Tappestry ASTD certificate ASTD Essentials of Mobile Learning eLearning Technology Showcase Employee Benefits Symposium Float Mobile Learning Symposium 2012 informal learning Kindle Learning Everywhere mhealth-tag social learningFloat looks at mobile statistics in London compared to the Beijing games four years ago. You won't believe how much the landscape has changed.

CTO at GFU: Fire has been started with Kindle

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View my complete profile Photo of the Day Golf in Arizona Blog Archive ▼ 2009 (6) ▼ March (1) Fire has been started with Kindle ► February (3) Time to Google Educational Leadership Summit Internet Entertainment Portal ► January (2) The Best Mobile Device Diet Plans ► 2008 (16) ► December (2) What is Mobile Computing? Do you realize how significant today’s release of Amazon’s Kindle application for the iPhone is?

The Nexus 7: first thoughts for Education

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As it seems to strike a better balance between being a media consumption platform and a productive #PostPC device than the Kindle Fire and Nook devices do for the same price, this may turn out to be true for education worldwide. mlearn uLearning Android Kindle nexus postpc surface tablet

Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come

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(Guest post by Jonathan Nalder) I’m not a fan of Amazon’s Kindle eBook Reader. Having said that, as en educator and former libary worker, I can see several direct eduational applications, especially with the just announced Kindle 2 having the ability to read out its content. Why I’m writing about it however is more because of what the Kindle 2’s other features don’t do - they don’t sync with a PC or laptop. Tags: mLearning Kindle eReader eLearning

Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come

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I’m not a fan of Amazon’s Kindle eBook Reader. Having said that, as en educator and former libary worker, I can see several direct eduational applications, especially with the just announced Kindle 2 having the ability to read out its content. Why I’m writing about it however is more because of what the Kindle 2’s other features don’t do - they don’t sync with a PC or laptop.

8 Best eBook Hosting Platforms for Digital Publishing

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Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). Apart from that, you can utilize Kindle Comic Creator and Kindle Kids’ Book Creator for graphic novels and picture books, respectively. Book publishing is a nerve-wracking endeavor for every writer – both budding and established.

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The Best ePUB Readers for Windows

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Fortunately, to read eBooks and online comics, you don’t have to buy dedicated tablets like Amazon Kindle. The offline bookstore giant transitioned to the online world to compete with Amazon Kindle.

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Is it time to Abandon Adobe Flash in eLearning Design? [Chime in]

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This morning while reading the latest news, I came across a CNET news article, entitled “Flash quietly re-emerges on Amazon’s Kindle Fire.” ” Speaking to All Things Digital in an interview published on Tuesday, Amazon’s Kurt Kufeld confirmed that his company has been quietly testing Flash support with Kindle Fire owners since February. via Flash quietly re-emerges on Amazon’s Kindle Fire | Mobile – CNET News.

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All You Need to Know About Self-publishing Your eBook

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These days, many of the authors are turning to self-publishing platforms such as Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing, Smashwords and more. For self-published authors, the importance of a book cover for sales or attracting readers on retailers like the Kindle store is immense.

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MOBI to ePUB Conversion Made Easy with These 7 Converters

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Both of these are popular eBook file formats that are used by various eBook readers, including Apple, Kindle, Sony, Google, and more. When it comes to MOBI eBook format, it is specialized for Kindle devices, and since Kindle is not an open-source format, the eReaders which support MOBI are not many. Using a MOBI to ePUB Converter allows you to read your eBooks on more eReaders or simply transfer Kindle MOBI books to other devices.

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The Advantages of DRM in the Publishing Industry

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To explain this with an example, your eBook is available on Kindle. With DRM, it is likely that your readers would not be able to access it on non-Kindle devices. We all know how simple and easy it is to distribute and share content on the Internet.

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The Time to Mobilize Learning is Now: ASTD Houston Keynote Presentation [Slides]

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Send to Kindle. ASTD Houston Keynote Presentation by @rjacquez. I had the great fortune of being invited to deliver the opening keynote presentation at this year’s annual ASTD Houston conference. I will always be indebted to Debbie Richards and her ASTD team for this great opportunity, and I hope there are more Keynote opportunities for me in the near feature. The title of my presentation was ‘ The Time to Mobilize Learning is Now!

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8 eBook Conversion Tools Compatible with Multiple Formats

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For example, an ePUB format can be read on any device, except Kindle. So, if you want to make your eBook available on Kindle, you should avoid the ePUB format and opt for something that is compatible with Kindle, such as MOBI, AZW, or AZW3 format. Kindle – MOBI (a native Kindle format), AZW, AZW3, DOC, DOCX, HTML, RTF, TXT formats. The software allows your eBooks to be accessed on Kindle, iPad, iRiver, Sony, Nook, Kobo and many such devices.

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7 Problems Faced By Self-Publishers And How to Avoid Them

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Online publishing services such as Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP), Smashwords, or Draft2Digital have enabled new authors to self-publish their books.

Doc to ePUB Conversion: A Complete Guide

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Similarly, the MOBI format is the basis for most of the current Kindle formats. Kindle is one of the most widely used eBook readers. . What is the most productive way to keep yourself engaged while traveling or commuting to and from work? Reading a book!

Best Practices in Publishing & Distributing eBooks at Scale

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Note : Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) platform supports EPUB files if they are well-formatted, converting them automatically to MOBI format for Amazon devices. In exchange, you get access to free promotions, deals, and even automatic Kindle Unlimited enrollment. Kindle Unlimited is a popular subscription service that pays publishers a percentage of the royalties based on the number of pages of their books read by the subscribers.

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Best Practices for Publishing to YouTube in the New Adobe Captivate 5.5

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Send to Kindle. I’ll keep this introduction short and to the point and get to the video quickly. One of my favorite new features in Adobe Captivate 5.5 is publishing to YouTube. However before you hit the new YouTube button in the toolbar, I recommend you watch this short video where I share some best practices for you to consider, in order to get the most out of this feature.

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Talking Mobile Learning, Gadgets, Tablets, Flash and More [Video Interview]

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on the Motorola Xoom, the Kindle, Apple, Adobe and of course Tablets. Send to Kindle. Last week Robert Kennedy III, President of RKCS Learning Solutions, invited me to do a video interview over Skype and we talked about all my favorite topics, including eLearning, Mobile Learning, Flash Player 10.2 I’m very happy with the way the final edited version came out and I would like to thank Robert and RKCS Learning Solutions for the opportunity.

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How to Create a Custom eBook App to Reach a Wider Audience

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Most existing apps, including behemoths such as Kindle, use a mix of both these models. eReader Functionality: A Kindle-like e-reader functionality with elements such as book navigation, backlight settings, bookmarks, notes, and highlights can instantly enhance the appeal of your app. The world of publishing has been in the midst of an unprecedented flux over the last decade or so.

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Vote for your Favorite New Feature in Adobe Captivate 5.5 [Poll]

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Send to Kindle. It has been three weeks since we announced and started shipping Adobe Captivate 5.5 and the feedback we are getting from our customers is very positive. I’m always interested in seeing what is that one feature in a new release that stands out from the rest. That one new capability in the software that you say this is what I’ve been waiting for, the killer app if you will.

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A Free Webinar Invitation to discuss Rapid Development in Mobile Learning

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Send to Kindle. Float Learning has invited me as a guest speaker for an upcoming webinar under a series called The Mobile Learning Conversations. The thing I like most about how Float Learning is going about hosting webinars about Mobile Learning is the nonchalant approach to the discussion. In fact the only scripted part of these webinars is the title. Beyond that, we only pick some high level topics and let the audience ask questions and drive the discussion.

Google Chrome for iOS’ Killer App: A Singular Browsing Experience

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Same thing for reading a book using the Kindle Fire from Amazon and then continue reading on many devices using the Kindle app from Amazon. Send to Kindle. From all the amazing news Google shared at this year’s I|O conference, to me the biggest one was the availability of the Google Chrome browser for iPad and iPhone.

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How to Choose the Right eBook Distribution Platform

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If your ePUB is well-formatted it will be accepted by Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing platform and automatically be converted into.mobi. For example, you can opt for the company’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) Select option scheme. Though you benefit in terms of free promotions and deals and also automatic Kindle Unlimited enrolment, a popular subscription service, which pays the publishers a percentage amount based on the number of pages of the eBooks read by its subscribers.

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Subscribe to our eLearning & mLearning Newsletter for a chance to win a copy of Camtasia Studio 8

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Send to Kindle. There is so much that happens in a week in this great field of eLearning and mLearning, so today I’m launching a weekly newsletter in order to bring the very best eLearning and mLearning articles for a given week directly to your inbox. The weekly newsletter will consist of hand-picked articles, but most importantly it will share WHY we picked each article and WHY we believe it’s important to you.

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This Week in mLearning Podcast – 09 – Apple’s Post-PC vs. Microsoft’s PC-plus

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Send to Kindle. 1- Impressions about Nexus 7, the new Android tablet by Google. 2- Brief discussion about Android vs iOS. 3- Google+ in the iPad. 4- Apple iPad Mini 2012 rumours. 5- Microsoft´s PC Plus era vs. Apple´s Post-PC. 6- Thinking differently: the impact of the iPad. 7- The mobile experience brought to the desktop. 8- Nokia Lumia 900 is reduced 50%. 9- Amazing Alex, the new game from Angry Birds creators, Rovio. 10- Apps of the Week: SharePlus and Google+.

Introducing a new Podcast: This Week in #mLearning [Episode 1: The new iPad and Mobile Learning]

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Send to Kindle. I’m am extremely excited to introduce a brand new weekly Podcast entitled ‘This Week in Mobile Learning” with my friend and co-host Robert Gadd.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can

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Send to Kindle. 1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day. Relevant figures related to its competitors. c- President Obama issues a directive to urge major government agencies to focus on the “growing mobile revolution.” RJ Jacquez wrote about this here.

Global Tablet Shipments on Track to Surpass Total PC Shipments by 2015 [#mLearning]

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Send to Kindle. Today we don’t get to decide which device learners use to access our Learning – slide used in my mobile learning workshop. According to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation (IDC), the shift from traditional Personal Computers to Mobile Devices continues forward faster than expected, and with no slowing down in sight.

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Introducing: mLearning Design Training [6-hr Workshop with RJ Jacquez]

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Send to Kindle. After delivering my 6Hr Mobile Learning Workshop for companies for a few months, today I’m opening it up for Learning Professionals. Why Register for this Training? This workshop is a result of months of research on mobile; mobile app design testing for best practices ; countless hours of consulting and lots of learning about design from trial and error. You will immediately benefit from all of this in a one 6-hr session.

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President Obama issues a directive Urging Focus on the growing Mobile Revolution

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Send to Kindle. Historically, the government has always fallen behind the private sector in embracing technology. This may be about to change with mobile. This morning I came across this article on The Verge, on how our President Obama orders federal agencies to think about how they can optimize sites for smartphones and Tablets.

7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

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The salient features of Kitaboo eBook converter include – Supports multiple book platforms such as Apple iBooks, Google Playbooks, Amazon Kindle, Kobo, Adobe Digital Editions, epub.js Features offered – A professional eBook converter, ePUBee helps you read an eBook on various platforms including Sony eReader, Kobo, Kindle, Nook, iPad nexus 7, and other devices. This blog lists down the 7 Best eBook Converters.

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The best Presentation on Social Learning and the New Role for Educators

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Send to Kindle. I’m fascinated by the impact Social Media has had on just about everything we do, including how we learn and how we share knowledge with our peers. It’s no exaggeration to say that we are now learning something new all the time, from just about anywhere there’s a connection, and through just about any mobile device. I can’t think of a better time in history to be alive than now. Some people may call this Social Learning, or Informal Learning, I just call it Learning.

Check out this Photoshop Sneak Peek: Image Deblurring [VIDEO]

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Send to Kindle. photoshop , eLearning Suite , Deblurring. Just when you think what else can Photoshop do in the next version to blow us away, the team once again manages to surprise us. I saw this video last week during the Adobe MAX conference and couldn’t wait to share it here on my Blog. However I was waiting for the HD version to be available, and just now I saw it on Adobe TV.

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This Week in mLearning Podcast – Native Apps vs. Mobile Web [Episode 2]

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Send to Kindle. Welcome to our second episode of our new podcast entitled “This Week in Mobile Learning.” ” Below is a summary of topics we discussed this week. For those asking about when this podcast will be available through iTunes, I have already submitted the show and I’m now awaiting approval from Apple. Please let us know what you think of our format and your comments are always appreciated. .

mLearning is Bigger than Mobile Devices. The “m” is for Multiscreen.

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Send to Kindle. In a previous post entitled The “m” in mLearning means More , I made a case for why I believe mobile learning has vastly more potential than eLearning, in no small part because of all the sensor superpowers built into mobile devices. I’m writing an eBook now on my thoughts on mLearning, and among other things, I’m trying to expand on the definition we currently have on Wikipedia on what mLearning is.

My Thoughts on Adobe, Captivate, Articulate, Storyline, Mobile Learning and More [Interview]

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Send to Kindle. This morning, I had the opportunity to be on #eLearnChat, a video Podcast hosted by my good friend Rick Zanotti and Jean Franzblau. The one hour interview felt more like 20 minutes to me, as I enjoyed it thoroughly. Here are some topics we covered and my honest thoughts on how I feel about them: My departure from Adobe and my thoughts on the new corporate world. My Thoughts on Adobe Captivate and the challenges ahead.

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When Designing Mobile Learning, Think Less is More [#mLearning]

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Send to Kindle. Over the weekend I came across this fascinating article that really got me thinking about how we should approach the design of mobile learning (mLearning). In this article (referenced below), Hamish McKenzie, makes a case for why the acquisition of Instagram by Facebook marks a new shift in computing and how Internet Historians one day will look back at this era, as the time when we moved from Web 2.0 to the new Age of Mobile.

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Is eLearning on Tablets really Mobile Learning? [Chime in]

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Send to Kindle. The only thing better than Blogging is the comments one gets below a post. Comments I believe is the real killer app of Blogs and some times comments are so insightful than they trigger ideas for new posts. Here’s one such comment I received in my is it time to remove the “e” and “m” from Learning ? post: One of the issues I still cannot get answered is whether “elearning” on tablets should be “mlearning”?