Posts tagged inkling habitat
Inkling Habitat’s media-rich e-book platform is now free for all
February 12, 2013 | 5:26 pm
The news, released today, that the San Francisco-based Inkling has decided to give away for free its "collaborative digital publishing environment" known as Inkling Habitat was probably the e-publishing community's most eyebrow-raising story of the week thus far. As Laura Hazard Owen wrote today for Paid Content, the company "has spent three years and $30 million to build Habitat, a cloud-based set of digital publishing tools that let users create and collaborate on high-quality, interactive ebooks." That sounds like fairly exciting stuff. Although if Inking Habitat actually manages to get itself off the proverbial ground over the next few months with any sort...
Three online tools to produce ebooks in-house – Part 2: Vook
July 12, 2012 | 10:04 am
From Martin Taylor's eReport: This is a follow-up to my earlier post on PressBooks, one of the new breed of online tools for ebook publishing that have emerged over the last few months. The three tools I’m looking at are: PressBooks Vook Inkling Habitat (review coming) There are several others in this category but these three offer a good overview of the field. In this post, I’ll take a look at Vook and in the final part I’ll review Inkling Habitat which is pitching itself squarely at the textbook market. Vook’s roots are in enhanced ebooks Vook started life as a publisher of enhanced ebooks, incorporating video, audio...