by Robin Rhys
January 19, 2012
Apple latest version of iBooks is now available! Get textbooks designed specifically for the iPad. You can download the new iBooks now, but make sure you are over WiFi because it's 36.9MB. The update of course includes the new iBooks textbooks, plus much more:
• Experience gorgeous Multi-Touch textbooks designed for iPad • iBooks textbooks are filled with interactive features, diagrams, photos, and videos • Tap to dive into images with interactive captions, rotate 3D objects, swipe through image galleries, watch videos in full screen, and more • Use a finger as a highlighter when swiping over text in a textbook • Take advantage of Study Cards to help you memorize important highlights, notes, and glossary terms • Tap glossary terms to see definitions of key topics and concepts without leaving the page The iBookstore offers textbooks on Algebra, Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, and Physics from McGraw-Hill and Pearson. These textbooks are currently available to customers in the United States. Textbooks from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt are coming soon. iBooks textbooks are created with iBooks Author — now available as a free download on the Mac App Store.All textbooks will be priced at $14.99 or less!