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How can I make an e-book that runs in a browser?
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xxxBrandis
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Feb 25, 2009

Hi! lately we had done translation for a customer with many comics and bubbled dialogues and converted them into real spoken dialogues supplying the text for the purpose of subtitling. Now he wants an e-book that runs in a browser. Any ideas and experienced hands there! I thank you for your attention. BR Brandis

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Anna Sylvia Villegas Carvallo
Mexico
Local time: 04:10
English to Spanish
Not you, but your customer... Feb 25, 2009

Adobe® Digital Editions software offers an engaging way to view and manage eBooks and other digital publications. Use it to download and purchase digital content, which can be read both online and offline. Transfer copy-protected eBooks from your PC to other computers or devices. Organize your eBooks into a custom library and annotate pages. Digital Editions also supports industry-standard eBook formats, including PDF/A and EPUB.

Have a look at (and related links):
http://www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions/index.html



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xxxBrandis
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Thank you.. Feb 25, 2009

Hi! I am very much aware of this solution since two years but did not catch the idea how one can do it and deliver as a book. The customer might be intending to put it on the webserver if not run on a local lan or even on an i-pod (this seems to be the latest trend these days). i was infact seeking a solution how one can routinise it, when all the pre-work has been done and can be compiled in one or two steps. As a matter of the principle it is like a pre-press solution for remote printing only the printing is digital and goes to media instead to the paper. I thank you all the same. One small correction, these are movie e-books and not written. That was a lot of work. Once I master this I shall certainly comeback with a bette solution. BR Brandis

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Claudia Alvis  Identity Verified
Peru
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Texterity Feb 25, 2009

I really like the format of MultiLingual Magazine. A company called Texterity is in charge of the digital edition--it is probably much more expensive than using Adobe but maybe not.

Here are some examples:
http://texterity.com/services/libraries/examples/


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Marco Cevoli  Identity Verified
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http://www.issuu.com May 6, 2009

Old post, but maybe this can help others:

http://www.issuu.com , much better than an e-book.

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Marco Cevoli


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