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Inkling introduces cloud-based publishing tool

The new Habitat system aims to help publishers streamline production of large-scale ebook projects by moving them to the cloud.

Apple updates iBooks Author license, clarifies sales restrictions

Apple on Friday updated the end user license agreement for iBooks Author, clarifying the restrictions on where the program's output may be sold.

iBooks Author fashions multimedia books for the iPad

If you plan to create a book solely for the iBookstore, and you’re not concerned about other ebook platforms, iBooks Author stands above any other option currently available.

Expo Notes: Sandvox 2.5 Web design package boosts slideshow support

Karelia Sandvox Web design program boosts program functionality and Lion compatibility.

Discussing Apple's education event

Macworld's Dan Moren and Lex Friedman attended Apple's education event in New York City. They join host Chris Breen to discuss iBooks Author and Apple's place in the textbook market.

Hands on: iBooks Author effortless to use, but iPad-only

At Thursday's education event, Apple put glee into the heart of every ebook publisher with the announcement of iBooks Author, the company's new ebook authoring tool. Naturally, after all her griping and wishes over such an app, staff editor Serenity Caldwell had to take it for a spin: Here's what she discovered.

Wishing on an ePub: Five hopes for Apple's rumored e-publishing software

Macworld staff editor Serenity Caldwell has wished in the past for a one-stop ePub publishing shop; if Apple does release such a tool on Thursday, here are some of the features she hopes it might have.

Adobe offers CS6 upgrade pricing for CS3, CS4 users

Adobe plans to restore traditional upgrade pricing for users of Creative Suite versions 3 and 4 who want to buy the upcoming CS6 and Creative Cloud.

CES: AT&T promotes HTML5 apps

AT&T is hoping to encourage developers to use HTML5 with the release of a new API platform.

QuarkXPress 9.2 enhances ePub and iPad publishing

Update includes ePub3 audio and video support and more options for App Studio.