iBooks is the go-to reading app to download on iOS devices, and Apple has done a good job making the interface intuitive and continually adding useful features.
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The attractive 14-inch iBook G4 has most of the features, performance, and battery life a basic user will need, but the new Intel Core Duo-based iBooks loom large on the horizon.
Though it's less mighty than the PowerBook, the reasonably priced 12-inch iBook G4 has a well-designed case, long battery life, and great software, all of which make it a good choice for anyone seeking a solid entry-level laptop.
The company is also broadening the reach of its iTunes U Course Manager, which helps teachers design and distribute their own customized courses.
Small publisher claimed it had acquired the trademark before Apple began using it to describe its e-reader platform.
You likely won't use iBooks on your Mac for much pleasure reading, but for research projects or other school work it can be a useful tool.
CEO Tim Cook ups Apple's game in the e-reader space with new iBooks features, including night mode and continuous scrolling, so users never have to turn a page.
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iBooks 2 moves into the world of education by adding interactive textbooks with the aim of keeping students' attention (and certainly adding yet another revenue stream for Apple).
A little more than a year after introducing its iBooks Author software, Apple has posted a section with some of the popular results.