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The latest news and developments about our company, our product, and our team.

Interview in Contents Magazine

There’s a short interview with me about the future of books in Contents Magazine: In the field of book futurism, Hugh McGuire is both maker and commentator. He runs PressBooks, which offers

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CBC Radio: Spark

I am on CBC Radio: Spark this week, talking to the always lovely Nora Young, about books, the internet & “Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto.” I’m batting clean-up, segment starts at

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Introducing the Rogue Reader

Very exited today for the (soft) launch of The Rogue Reader, a new kind of publishing enterprise, run by Jason Ashlock, and powered completely by PressBooks. The whole thing is

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Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto – Available Everywhere

More than a year ago, I pitched a book idea first to Brian O’Leary (who became the co-editor), and then to Joe Wikert at O’Reilly Media. It was indeed a

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Including a PDF in an EPUB

I got a request from a PressBooks user, who asked the following: my plan is to burn the epub file with a reader on a CD and have direct links

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Pressbooks at TEDx Montreal

Here is me talking about the blurring lines between books & the internet at TEDx Montreal: This is the animated version of my chapter in Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto.

PDF Images, New Templates, DocBook

Dear PressBookers, Goodness, it’s been a while since we’ve sat down to write you a letter, and we hope that this note finds you well. We have been busy as

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The 24 Hour Book: Willow Pattern

if:book australia just completed a 24 Hour Book, with 9 writers, written & produced on PressBooks in … 24 hours. The PressBooks output of a typeset PDF was sent to

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BEA Preso: 5 Publishing Experiments

I presented yesterday at Book Expo / IDPF … Topic was: 5 experiments publishers should be doing, and how PressBooks can help them do it. 5 Experiments Publishers Should Be

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Most Important Thing Illuminated

Very excited that this project is done and out in the world: The Most Important Thing Illuminated, by renowned investor Howard Marks, and annotated several leading lights in the investment

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