1. Muero's Avatar
    Here are some shots of the new iBooks beta that comes with OS X 10.9 Mavericks Developer Preview 5. It automatically imports books that are in your iTunes library. It has a store that looks just like the desktop iTunes store. The authors can only be sorted by first name. It crashes quite often.
    Attached Thumbnails iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.12.20-pm.png   iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.06.47-pm.png   iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.06.40-pm.png   iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.06.31-pm.png   iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.06.14-pm.png  

    iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.03.02-pm.png   iBooks for OS X-screen-shot-2013-08-07-5.02.48-pm.png  
    08-07-2013 05:16 PM
  2. Alli's Avatar
    It's a beta.
    08-07-2013 09:44 PM
  3. jclisenby's Avatar
    Apple's a little late to the book fair. Amazon has a pretty solid hold on books. That's one thing Apple can't get me to move to.
    08-07-2013 09:47 PM
  4. Ipheuria's Avatar
    They obvi have a lot of work to do on iBooks on Mavericks but I'm glad to finally get a chance to get at it. While they might be a little late to the book game I think there are still a ton of people out there that are not using ebooks and with the people being in the iTunes ecosystem and then new people who will get introduced it is still worthwhile.
    08-08-2013 11:58 AM
  5. Alli's Avatar
    I love reading on my iPad. I can't see me doing it on my Mac.
    08-08-2013 07:31 PM
  6. TurboTiger's Avatar
    With Kindle I read on all three, iPad, iPhone and MacBook Air.

    Good Luck
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    08-08-2013 10:29 PM
  7. Ipheuria's Avatar
    I love reading on my iPad. I can't see me doing it on my Mac.
    I'm at work for 1/3 of my day and my MBP is just sitting right in front of me. So I always wondered why there was no iBooks on it because tons of times I'd fire up one of my iBooks and read it during my lunch hour or while I'm on the way to work if my MBP was already out. There are just sometimes, maybe not many, but still some times when it'd be easier to fire it up on my Mac.
    08-12-2013 01:52 PM

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