iBooks

  • Aussie iBooks get some colour, 5 months after launch

    Despite launching months ago, its only today that Apple’s iBooks actually becomes a serious offering. Local publishers included in today’s launch include Macmillan Publishers Australia, Hatchette Book Group, Hardie Grant, HarperCollins Publishers, Wiley and Murdoch Books. While its great to finally have some local content, it does sound some...
  • iBooks store is still a dull shade of brown

    Since the iPad launched in Australia on May 28th this year, the iBooks store has been a dull shade of brown. The reason – book rights. One would assume that between the iPad announcement and it’s release, Apple would have been working with Australian publishers to get licensing sorted....
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