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A brand of e-book readers and tablet devices produced by Amazon.
A standard format for ebooks defined by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF)
hardware devices specifically developed for reading books and periodicals supplied in digital formats. Questions about ebook readers can include issues of compatibility, support of s…
Open-source ebook library management application for Windows, OS X, and Linux.
an ISO standard electronic file-format. Question about PDF can be about reading, converting, creating and editing such files.
one of the bigger publishers of electronic books and has developed multiple electronic ebook devices (kindle). Questions tagged amazon can include publishing policies, ebooks available at A…
A specific type of device manufactured and distributed by Amazon.
The creation of an e-book file from another file in a different format or vice-versa.
a file format developed by French company MobiPocket. Questions about mobi can be about the file format and its features, as well as about availability.
The process of storing and organizing a collection of ebooks. Specialized software supports the management of an ebook collection.
for questions about how to publish ebooks or submit them to retailers and distributors
a class of technologies that are used by hardware manufacturers, publishers, copyright holders, and individuals with the intent to control the use of digital content…
The process of making additions, corrections, or modifications to a pre-existing ebook.
HyperText Markup Language - a group of markup languages created primarily to facilitate displaying rich-formatted content on the web.
the specific way of ordering and grouping of information in a (computer) file.
a language for describing the look and formatting of a document. It is often used in web pages or XML.
Tag for questions about availability and support for specific fonts on various e-book readers.
Questions about creating ebooks from scratch or from existing documents
image can refer to 2D renditions in pixels of text (scans, rendering), as well as photos and drawings enclosed in an ebook.
an Apple e-book application for iOS and OSX operating systems and devices.
the ebook device developed and sold by Barnes & Nobel since 2009. Questions about nook can include device specific problems or features.
A custom email address granted to Kindle owners that allows documents to be sent directly to devices as email attachments.
Display technology that attempts to mimic the appearance of ink on paper. E-ink displays are bistable - they retain their state without a power source.
a software tool for page layout and typesetting for print, ebooks, and tablets.
additional information saved within an ebook file, or an ebook management software, covering various meta information about the ebook. Typical metadata fields are:
A grouping of ebooks in an electronic file or physical building where people can view or borrow physical books.