Easier E-Books with Inkling

Inkling debuts software for producing tablet-ready e-books

No one would mistake a book publisher for a tech company, but they do have one thing in common: offshoring. Just as Apple and other major gadget makers rely on companies like Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group to assemble products, the big New York publishers send manuscripts overseas for production. “There are literally tens of thousands of people in India and the Philippines and other parts of the world doing layout and compositioning,” says entrepreneur Matt MacInnis.

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