We’re cancelling the monthly Pressbooks product update webinar for November (US Thanksgiving) and December (holiday season), as the scheduled dates fell on days that we won’t be working. We will post written updates in the Community Forum and will be back hosting a webinar at our regularly scheduled time in January. Wishing you all a […]
Hi Open Source users! We will be hosting our monthly Pressbooks product update tomorrow (Thursday, October 28) from 2-3pm ET. The webinar will include a demonstration of recently released features and upcoming work at Pressbooks, along with a short introduction to Pressbooks Directory ‘collections’ from Travis Wall, the Pressbooks librarian. We’ll also include time for […]
This past Thursday (September 30) we released a new version of Pressbooks which included several new contributor-related features that we’d been working hard on for the past several weeks (more about this in our guide). Unfortunately, the release also included an uncaught bug that resulted in the book home pages appearing broken (the page displayed […]
Hi Open Source users! We will be hosting our monthly Pressbooks product update tomorrow (Thursday, September 30) from 2-3pm ET. The webinar will include a demonstration of a very exciting set of new User Profile & ‘Contributor’-related features which you won’t want to miss! We’ll also include time for you to share news & updates […]
We’re cancelling the monthly Pressbooks product update webinar for August, as Steel Wagstaff (our product manager) will be out on vacation. We’ll be back at our regularly scheduled time on September 30th. Hope you all stay safe and healthy in the meantime!
IMS Global recently announced that they will no longer certify legacy versions of LTI after June 30, 2021. They also announced that all support for pre-LTI 1.3 versions will end on June 30, 2022. Due to this specification being retired, we will be discontinuing active development of our Pressbooks LTI Provider plugin and archiving the […]
Last year, Amazon announced that they were discontinuing their KindleGen command line tool that Pressbooks uses to generate MOBI files, and Amazon recommended that users use EPUB format for publishing new reflowable titles and updating previously published titles in the Kindle ecosystem. Because the tool we use to generate MOBI files is no longer supported, […]
We’re cancelling the monthly Pressbooks product update webinar for June, as the 24th is a holiday in Quebec (Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day). We’ll be back at our regularly scheduled time on July 29. Hope you’re all enjoying a pleasant start to your summers!
Hi all it’s that time again — our monthly Pressbooks product update will be held tomorrow (Thursday, May 27) from 2-3pm ET. The webinar will include a demonstration of new features and bug fixes we’ve released in the last month and a preview of the nearly completed Pressbooks Directory redesign. We will also include time […]
It’s hard to believe it’s already the last Thursday of the month, but it is, which means that we’ll be holding our next product update webinar TODAY (Thursday, March 25) from 2-3pm ET. This webinar will include general product updates and a demonstration of new features and designs being planned for Pressbooks Directory. We will […]