iBook Store archive

  • Apple talks iBooks success, as the iBookstore launches in Japan
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    Apple talks iBooks success, as the iBookstore launches in Japan

    By 6 March 2013

    Apple has announced that the iBooks app for iOS has been downloaded 130 million times, as it launches the iBookstore in its next major market - Japan.  “We’re excited to launch the iBookstore in Japan with a wide selection of Japanese publishers...

  • iPad iBook store to get Gutenberg Project titles
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    iPad iBook store to get Gutenberg Project titles

    By 26 March 2010

    The Apple iBook store in the US will include around 30,000 books from the Gutenberg Project catalogue for free. According to app site appadvice.com, a recent glance through the iBook store on an iPad during a demo showed that the iBook store, not currently...

  • UK iPad users will get book store
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    UK iPad users will get book store

    By 22 March 2010

    UK Apple iPad users will be getting a book store for their new internet tablet from Apple, but thanks to Amazon rather than Apple. Following the launch of the Kindle for Mac app, the online retailer has released a tablet version; Kindle Apps for Tablet...

  • Separated at birth: Apple iBook Store and Delicious Library
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    Separated at birth: Apple iBook Store and Delicious Library

    By 28 January 2010

    Think you've seen Apple's new iBook store before, if you use an Apple Mac, chances are you already have. That's because Apple's latest software store user interface looks virtually identical to a piece of software launched over 6 years ago called Delicious...