View, read, and convert EPub e-books.
Google now lets you upload your personal reading content directly from your Android device. This offers a much more convenient way to read the things you want, rather than just what's available on the Google Play Store.
The open-source EPUB e-book format is great for sharing books between different readers and making life easier on readers generally--but Amazon's Kindle, the big player, doesn't support it. Fortunately, there's a free, easy workaround: Calibre, an e-book management and conversion tool that lets you quickly port your EPUB books over to your Kindle.
Learn how to load free EPUB digital books onto an Apple iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch using iTunes software and online book sources.
Learn how to load free EPUB-format digital books onto iBooks-compatible devices, such as the Apple iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch.
With a Spritz-powered ePub reader and a similar app for Web content, you might double or even triple your reading speed.
The update to Android and iOS will allow users to upload 1,000 PDF and EPUB files that can be synced on the Web and smartphones and tablets.
The Smashwords e-book-publishing service transforms Word's DOC files into the EPUB, MOBI, and other e-book formats, but only if you shun text boxes, tables, and other common formatting elements in the file, as the handy Smashwords guide explains.
The Amazon Kindle doesn't support the EPUB standard for libraries to lend e-books, making it a nonstarter for CNET editor David Katzmaier.
Apple is giving authors a new tool that will allow them to create books in the ePub format. This will allow users to add books to Apple's iBooks store application.
There are plenty of options available to read lengthy Web pages at your leisure, but it can be tough to port them over to your e-reader of choice. Fortunately, there's a simple bookmarklet that can convert any Web page into an EPUB format e-book, compatible with most readers.