Scope of the Business• EBooks Online retailing• Ebooks online producing and publishing• Branding, supporting and retailing E-ink and other mobile devices - IOTA Eink Reader, IOTAB (Android tablet)• Producing mobile apps (Categories: Books & Reference, Education, Games)
Goals• Popularization of ebooks and reading devices• Increase amount of ebooks and reading devices on the market• Simplify and increase transparency of the processes for the authors (IPR Holders) to publishing ebooks and getting incomes from them on the marketplace (lit.ge)• Supporting to defend IPR• Help and encourage to increase amount of Georgian ebooks
OrganizationCompany “literacy” ltdBusiness-owners:UGT Ltd - With its 200 employees and 14-years of experience isa leader system-integrator company of the region in the field ofinformation and communication technologiesPortal Literatura.ge - the most comprehensive Georgian literaryportal, more than 1000 authors registered on this portal, morethan 7 000 works and over 11 000 registered readers.
Main ProductsEbook Store - http://lit.ge Windows App – IOTA DESKTOP Android AppIota reader – Eink reading device IOTAB – android 4.0, 7 Inch tablet
Achieved results – lit.ge• Online library and retailer Lit.ge - opportunity to bye books and devices online, create personal online library and to subscribe periodicals.• All the books (in ePub format) on this online retailer are ciphered and it is impossible to rewrite them on other devices (Custom DRM).• Windows and Android App-s for comfortable reading (Including custom DRM).•• More than 20 000 active users
Iota reader http://lit.ge/პრომო_ვიდეო/ Eink Device, with PERL 6 inch, screen Georgian interface, menu, touch- screen keyboard Integrated Custom DRM Device synchronized with lit.ge Up to 100 free Georgian Books
Android Apphttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.litge.android&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwyLDEsImNvbS5saXRnZS5hbmRyb2lkIl0. Easily Shop books on Lit.ge directly from smartphone or tablet Adjustable font size - make the text as big as you want for comfortable reading; Multiple font types, embedded Georgian fonts The ability to search inside the book and look up terms; Integrated Custom DRM
Ongoing Project• Together with publishing house Bakur Sulakauri (http://www.sulakauri.ge/) company is working on creating Interactive multimedia ebook, for kids Ages 4-10. http://lit.ge/book1.apk