Vook Powers The New York Times TimesFiles ePublishing Program
Vook to create ebooks from The Times archives
NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2012
NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Vook, Inc. is working with The New
York Times to launch its TimesFiles ebook publishing program. The first 25
TimesFiles ebooks will be available for purchase on Monday, December
17.Vook's ebook creator network of VookMakers are using its technology
platform to power the TimesFiles ebook program, providing services including
the creation of ebooks for multiple devices, device consistent styling,
distribution and sales reporting.
TimesFiles are curated selections of articles from The New York Times
archives, assembled into compelling narratives about a particular topic or
event. Built in collaboration with Vook, the TimesFiles collection currently
has 25 ebooks, with many more to come in 2013. TimesFiles will be available
starting at $1.99 from Amazon.com (Kindle), Apple (iBooks), Barnes & Noble
(NOOK), and NYTStore.com. Launch titles include "The Fall of the Berlin Wall,"
"George Steinbrenner and the Yankees" and "The Life and Films of John Hughes."
Brad Inman, CEO of Vook, said, "eBooks should always be about the quality of
the content; it is an honor to work with one of the best content providers in
Matthew Cavnar, VP of Business Development at Vook, stated, "Launching 25
titles with The New York Times is a great demonstration of our capability, and
an indicator of the opportunity for organizations outside of traditional
publishing to enter the new world of digital books."
Vook is extending its content strategy and ePublishing solution to content
holders of all stripes. To learn more, visit http://vook.com.
Founded in 2009, Vook has created an innovative technology platform that
allows content holders to create great ebooks, add video, audio and images,
publish the ebooks to their own Web page and to the major e-Tailers, and track
their sales. Vook provides a turn key solution for content strategy, including
editorial, marketing and distribution services and has worked with a range of
partners, including NBC, Simon & Schuster, The History Channel, Google and
Newsweek Daily Beast. For more information, please visit http://vook.com
SOURCE Vook, Inc.
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