IBooks.com Adjusts Strategy, Turns Focus Away From IT Ebook Sales
- Winners In the Consumer Ebook Game May Come From Computer Book Market. // Book Publishing Report;03/06/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p1
Reports on ibooks.com's entry into the computer book industry. Other companies active in the industry; Plan to branch out into other professional and consumer markets in 2000; Plans to offer content on a wireless portable device in the near future.
- Informata.com Enters E-Book Initiatives. // Computers in Libraries;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p20
Reports that book wholesaler Baker & Taylor has selected ibooks.com and DigitalOwl to develop and deliver electronic book (e-book) selections. Plans to offer library customers access to premium collections of e-books; How Informata.com will utilize ibooks.com to support the service; Usage...
- Changes allow ibooks.com to move forward on IT Internet project. // Book Publishing Report;11/22/99, Vol. 24 Issue 46, p5
Reports that book publishing firm ibooks.com is ready to conquer the online technology reference market with the appointment of a chief executive officer and $4 million in funding. Goal to take the dominant position in the said market by the year 2000; Sources of funding.
- The Strategic Planning committee of the Association of Jewish Libraries is proud to present the Strategic Plan for 2014-2017. // AJL News;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p16
The article presents the Strategic Plan for 2014-217 that was prepared by the Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL) Strategic Planning committee to address such changes as the effect of such technologies as the Internet, and electronic publishing.
- New York City Schools Add Assessments from Princeton Review. // Electronic Education Report;8/01/2003, Vol. 10 Issue 14, p3
Reports on the strategy of educational software provider Princeton Review in adding a list of print and electronic publishers providing materials for revamped language arts and math curriculum in the schools in New York City. Launch of K-12 division in assessment for children in grades three to...
- Practice Preaching. Manafy, Michelle // EContent;Apr2004, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p5
This article deals with issues concerning digital publishing. The most challenging concerns were about developing a business strategy that a virtual edition would both support and be supported by. The central question was how to offer content via digital channels without undermining the print...
- Local hero. Wall, Matthew // New Media Age;7/10/2008, p18
An interview with Johnston Press digital strategy director Lori Cunningham is presented. She admits that although the publisher has contributed around 2.5% of group revenues, that percentage needs to be higher considering that some publishing companies manage around 50%. When asked about the...
- What's Your Digital Strategy? Mutter, Alan D. // Editor & Publisher;Jun2013, Vol. 146 Issue 6, p20
The article discusses factors that newspaper editors and publishers should consider when planning a digital strategy. Accepting changes in technology, consumer expectations, and ways companies spend for marketing that are out of one's control is recommended. The benefits of performing a...
- In the Loop... // Book Publishing Report;05/08/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p7
Presents news briefs concerning book publishing in the United States as of May 8, 2000. Use of Handspring Visor handheld devices to read electronic books; Partnership of Ibooks.com with HungryMinds.com; Entry of netLibrary.com into the consumer market; Approval of the merger deal of Viacom...