2021

Children now feature in the Proposal for a Regulation on a European approach for AI

Steve Vosloo

On Wednesday, 21 April, the European Commission released its Proposal for a Regulation on a European approach for Artificial Intelligence , the first legal attempt to govern AI. It is wide-ranging, ambitious, and grounded in human rights.

Kaeden Publishing Delivers eBooks on KITABOO to Nurture Young Minds

Kitaboo

Young readers of today are the leaders of tomorrow. It is important to cultivate reading habits in children at an early age. Literacy skills boost their overall development and work as a strong foundation for a bright future.

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The Role of Digital Learning Platforms in the Academic Growth of Students

Kitaboo on EdTech

What are digital learning platforms? Gone are the days when learning was restricted to the classroom, with the instructor being the primary source of knowledge.

Advantages of Virtual Textbooks over Print Textbooks

Kitaboo

The textbook publishing industry is experiencing a significant change. The emergence of digital content and its prevalence during the pandemic has given rise to virtual textbooks. Publishers are using them to offer a customized learning experience, reduce costs, and improve their products. .

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New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

BH365 Brings Black American History to Life with KITABOO

Kitaboo

Everyone has a story. It’s the story that makes us who we are as humans, the thoughts, emotions, and memories; and it is the storyteller who makes the stories come alive. Black History 365 is one such storyteller, that brings facts on the history of black Americans to life. .

Keynote address: Why we need child-centred AI and how we can achieve it

Steve Vosloo

I recently delivered one of the opening keynotes at the Beijing AI Conference in the stream on AI Ethics and Sustainable Development , along with distinguished guests Danit Gal (Cambridge University and previous Technology Advisor to the UN), Wendell Wallach (Yale University) and Arisa Ema (University of Tokyo). I mostly presented the UNICEF work on policy guidance on AI for children – slides here.

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Best Online eBook Authoring Software for Publishers

Kitaboo

Plain text is a thing of the past. Reading an interactive eBook with images, videos, and other custom features is way more interesting than reading a Word document. Ever since Amazon launched Kindle, it leveled the playing field for publishers.

Top 8 eBook Creation Software for Windows

Kitaboo

The popularity of eBooks has seen a sharp rise in recent years.

Benefits of a White Label eBook Platform for Publishers

Kitaboo

In the times gone by, corporate branding for a company was limited to its logos and customized letterheads. In the era of the Internet, businesses with a web presence took the concept further to brand all their digital assets including their websites, apps and social media handles.

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An 8-Step Guide to Digitization for Book Publishers

Kitaboo

What is book digitization? Book digitization , as the name suggests, refers to the process of creating digital versions of physical books, magazines, manuscripts and records.

Why Should Associations Invest In Technology?

Kitaboo

Information technology has revolutionized the global society, with a significant increase in productivity and efficiency. It offers benefits such as automation of processes, streamlining of work and better organization of information.

How to Choose the Best Interactive eBook Publishing Software

Kitaboo

The digital publishing industry continues to experience an upward trend. It’s worth $22 billion, amassing over 100 million users in just the United States alone. You might find yourself overwhelmed with the number of interactive eBook publishing software available out there.

6 Cutting-Edge Online Publishing Tools for 2021

Kitaboo

With the ever-evolving digital publishing landscape, the last few years have seen a rise in robust technologies and other online tools to help publishers manage and scale their operations, and effectively navigate the competitive environment.

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Top 6 KITABOO Features that Support Asynchronous Learning

Kitaboo

When it comes to developing and delivering successful online learning programs, a key consideration is asynchronous learning. It is essentially a student-centered teaching methodology widely used in virtual learning environments. .

PORi Partners with KITABOO to Deliver Online Courses to Medical Practitioners

Kitaboo

The Physiological Oncology Rehabilitation Institute offers continuing education courses in oncology rehabilitation for speech language pathologists (speech therapists), physical therapists (physiotherapists), occupational therapists, physical and occupational therapy assistants.

How to Ensure Secure Distribution of Digital Books with DRM

Kitaboo

The Internet and emerging digital technologies have made online publishing quite simple. Whether you are a seasoned publisher or a novice writer, you can take advantage of various online publishing platforms to publish your eBook.

How to Integrate a Payment Gateway Into Your eBook Store

Kitaboo

The constant growth of the eBook reader community in the last few years has created an excellent opportunity for publishers to sell their content directly from their eBook stores. . However, as an eBook store owner, the first thing you need to do is integrate a payment gateway to it.

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Top eReader Platforms for Digital Publishers

Kitaboo

The last few years have seen publishers around the world exploring the potential of digital publishing for advantages such as zero printing costs, no hassle of warehousing and inventory, minimal waste, and above all, publishing without paper.

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Top 10 eBook Apps for Education

Kitaboo

The transition from physical books to eBooks has seen a sharp upward trend in recent times. Students tend to enjoy reading more on digital devices compared to printed books as they are much more convenient.

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10 Ways a Cross-Platform eBook SDK Can Help Publishers

Kitaboo

In today’s highly disruptive and constantly evolving mobile app development world, publishers try to take advantage of being present on multiple platforms, including Windows, Apple App Store, or Google Play Store.

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Project WET Uses KITABOO to Create Awareness on Water Conservation

Kitaboo

Project WET has been researching, writing and publishing water education materials since 1984. They have a repository of the most comprehensive collection of award-winning water education books, guides, maps, posters and downloadable resources that will inspire a positive change on a global scale.

10 Best eBook Creation Software for Mac Users

Kitaboo

In today’s digital age , people are more inclined towards reading online eBooks rather than printed copies. Therefore, as a publisher, you must invest in the best eBook creation software to create your digital textbooks. .

Bronzeville Delivers an Immersive Reading Experience with KITABOO

Kitaboo

Everyone has a story and every story needs to be told. Stories deserve a chance to come to life through the voice of a storyteller. Literature can enable a positive change and revolutionize how people think. Bronzeville Books is a prime example of this. .

Best Publishing Platforms for Indie Authors

Kitaboo

In today’s super competitive publishing marketplace, indie or self-published authors are leading the game. As an independent author, you enjoy the distinct advantage of having total control over various aspects of your book, including content, cover design, and distribution.

Leveraging Digital Publishing Platforms with DRM for Secured Content Distribution

Kitaboo

Most learning institutions and businesses rely on file-sharing services for convenient and easy access to data from anywhere and anytime.

The Advantages of a Virtual Bookshelf for Publishers

Kitaboo

What is a virtual bookshelf? A virtual bookshelf is the online alternative to the traditional bookshelves where publishers display their catalogues, based on categories, allowing their readers to browse through and find books of choice.

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9 Benefits of eTextbooks for Better Student Engagement

Kitaboo

The shift to eTextbook adoption, especially in higher education, comes with numerous benefits. The last decade has seen significant interest among institutions in eTextbooks to enhance student learning and also to address the affordability issues arising from the cost of printed textbooks. .

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How to Build an eBook Store without Breaking a Sweat

Kitaboo

eBooks have come as a boon to authors, publishers, and readers. Revenues from eBook sales show strong promise and keep growing all over the world. . eBook sales increased by 7.3% in the first five months of 2020 in the US.

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8 Ways to Ensure Security of Your eTextbook As a Publisher

Kitaboo

Creating an eTextbook requires a great deal of hard work and resources. But their digital nature and easy accessibility over the internet make them susceptible to piracy, copying, and illegal distribution.

KITABOO Edit – An Author-Friendly e-Proofing Platform

Kitaboo

Reviewing a manuscript is a time-consuming task. However, it is an essential step in the publishing process. In the earlier days, authors had to painstakingly go through each article manually. It would take weeks or even months to complete the editing process.

Using DRM to Securely Distribute Textbooks Online

Kitaboo

With the Internet it is easy to publish your textbooks online. There are several digital publishing software tools that allow you to publish your documents with just a few clicks.

The Business Benefits of Creating An eBook Store

Kitaboo

The publishing industry is undergoing major changes with the rising popularity of e-readers and other gadgets on which you can access eBooks. With thousands of bookstores closing down during the pandemic that unfolded across the globe in 2020, eBooks have witnessed a steady surge in popularity.

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An 8-Step Guide to Digitization for Book Publishers

Kitaboo

What is book digitization? Book digitization, as the name suggests, refers to the process of creating digital versions of physical books, magazines, manuscripts and records.

Using DRM to Securely Distribute Textbooks Online

Kitaboo

With the Internet it is easy to publish your textbooks online. There are several digital publishing software tools that allow you to publish your documents with just a few clicks.

The Business Benefits of Creating An eBook Store

Kitaboo

The publishing industry is undergoing major changes with the rising popularity of e-readers and other gadgets on which you can access eBooks. With thousands of bookstores closing down during the pandemic that unfolded across the globe in 2020, eBooks have witnessed a steady surge in popularity.

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6 Cutting-Edge Online Publishing Tools for 2021

Kitaboo

With the ever-evolving digital publishing landscape, the last few years have seen a rise in robust technologies and other online tools to help publishers manage and scale their operations, and effectively navigate the competitive environment.

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