#BEA11: EPUB 3 Introduced at IDPF Conference

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson At the IDPF Digital Book Conference preceding BookExpo America, Bill McCoy (Executive Director, IDPF) discussed today’s release of EPUB 3, an update on what the IDPF hopes will become the universally accepted standard format for e-books and digital book content in the future. Specifications the new EPUB 3 e-book format were posted today on the IDPF website: …

#BEA11: Publishers Debate Future of Enhanced E-books at IDPF Conference

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson In a roundtable discussion at the IDPF Digital Book Conference, panelists — Evan Schnittman (Bloomsbury), Dominique Raccah (Sourcebooks) and Richard Nash (Red Lemonade, Cursor) — discussed the future of the publishing business by way of enhanced e-books and apps. Raccah, the CEO of mid-sized publisher Sourcebooks, was the lone champion of both enhanced e-books and apps on …