[BCAB] ebooks and reading software

Lawlor, Derry Derry.Lawlor at agriculture.gov.ie
Tue Feb 25 08:45:41 GMT 2014


Hi thanks for all suggestions,
 I got a book from ebooks.com, and not sure how to read it yet.  I use voice dream reader and find it very good I also use use the Kindle app and iBooks, just wanted a few more ways.
  Regards


  Derry

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Ibrahim Gucukoglu
Sent: 24 February 2014 18:10
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] ebooks and reading software

Hi Derry.

These EBooks, where did you buy them from and what format are they in?  If you bought them from Amazon or Nook for instance, you can download their dedicated apps Kindle for example to read them.  Similarly if you bought a PDF EBook, you can use iBook's to read PDF files not to mention books from the iBook's online store.

All the best, Ibrahim.

-----Original Message-----
From: Lawlor, Derry
Sent: Monday, February 24, 2014 4:45 PM
To: 'joe at vi-ability.demon.co.uk' ; 'BCAB Discussion List'
Subject: Re: [BCAB] ebooks and reading software

Hi  regarding the ebooks, I bought a few books and would like to read them on the ios iPhone or iPad but not sure what app to use.

  Regards


  Derry Lawlor

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Joe Paton
Sent: 24 February 2014 15:13
To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
Subject: [BCAB] ebooks and reading software

Good afternoon,


Just been looking at the ebooks.com site, and considering purchasing a couple of titles.

Not wanting to use a sony reader, nook reader or Ipad, the other choice is adobe digital audition.

one of The titles I want in .pdf format, is protected, or encrypted can't recall which it is, but one or the other that's for sure.

Question is, Must these books that are in protected or encrypted formats be read using adobe audition? or, can these titles be read in the traditional adobe reader? or, must I by the book, then breech copywright laws and scan it in to the old computer?

Seems to me that there are too many formats needing consideration, then of course, not all titles you may want would necessarily be available in the chosen format you've just bought a device for, so you gotta go and buy another piece of software or another device.  All i really wan to do is read a book of my choosing.  Doesn't get any more difficult than this does it?
Then there's audible.  I'll say no more.


With thanks.

Joe







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