• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Palm Readers
 

Palm Readers

on

  • 715 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
715
Views on SlideShare
710
Embed Views
5

Actions

Likes
1
Downloads
1
Comments
0

1 Embed 5

http://web.bentley.edu 5

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Palm Readers Palm Readers Presentation Transcript

    • CEO: Eric Heuze CFO: David Aziz
    • SONY
    • Kindle
      • Other eBook Makers:
      • Apple
      • Microsoft
      • Panasonic
      • BeBook
      • Irex
      • Bookeen
    • What is an eBook Reader and What is its Purpose?
      • An eBook Reader is a device used to display eBooks to be viewed by people.
      • An eBook is an electronic version of a traditional print book.
      • Supports HTML files but is not a web browser
      • Allows the HTML document to fit the screen with the user’s desired layout and font.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oi2q5gTlu6o
    • Hardware and Software Involved in Making eBooks and readers Work
      • Hardware
      • Processor
      • Memory
      • Hard Drive
      • Speakers
      • Display
      • USB
      • Motherboard
      • WiFi Adapter
      • Software
      • Microsoft Reader
      • Adobe Reader
      • BookReader
      • eMonocle Reader
      • HiEbook Reader
      • Mentoract Reader
      • Operating Systems
      • Windows Mobile
      • Mac OS X
      • Linux
      • Palm
    •  
      • eBook Readers are relatively secure devices
      • Secure eBooks have extra requirements
        • Latest reader software required
        • Stops sharing with other devices
        • Encrypts files and ties them to a single device
      • Theft
      • Downloading unwanted books and content
        • Be vigilant!
      • Credit Card Information
        • Companies should delete after using
      • Copyright Infringement
      • Cracking / Altering Software
      • Credit Card Fraud
      • Data Mining
      • Customers not getting what they paid for
        • Selection Error
        • Bugs
        • Compatibility Issues
      • People already spend enough time on computers
      • Why can’t laptops possess eBook reader functions
      • Very costly
      • Hasn’t been adequately promoted
      • Saves time
      • Saves paper / Good for the environment
      • Possible to transport hundreds of readings at a time
      • Resource Accessibility
      • Works well in different environments
      • Easy to use
    •  
    •  
      • http://www.tml.tkk.fi/Studies/T-110.501/2001/papers/he.pdf
      •   http ://www.netfeeder.net/EN/hardware/
      • http:// www.tml.tkk.fi/Studies/T-110.501/2001/papers/he.pdf
      • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E-book
      • http://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=sony+ebook&tag=googhydr-20&index=aps&hvadid=1101835181&ref=pd_sl_9j8gv3ajtm_e