Calibre is one of the best eBook management software available right now, but its strength lies in the abundance of plugins available for it.
This week, we’ll take a look at an interesting plugin called “Beam eBooks.” According to the developer, it allows Calibre to read metadata from Beam eBooks when the user chooses to download or to fetch metadata.
Calibre 1.26, an eBook reader and management software developed for multiple platforms, including Linux, is now available for download and features more improvements for the book editor. Calibre used to be just an eBook reader that was also capable of transforming eBooks from one format to another, but the application received a massive amount of improvements in the past year.
The 1.13 version of the eBook reader and management software Calibre has been announced on November 29. Calibre 1.13 is not a major release in the series, but it does come with a few new options that should prove very useful for people with large libraries. “Facilitate editing the a... (read more)
Version 1.17 of eBook reader and management software Calibre has been announced ahead of schedule, bringing a lot of improvements for the book editing function. The previous build of Calibre introduced a new function, called Book Editor, which allows users to edit EPUB and AZW3 formats on the fly. Calibre 1.17... (read more)
Calibre 1.32, an eBook reader and management software developed for multiple platforms, including Linux, has just been released and it incorporates a number of important changes and improvements. The Calibre developers are running out of things to fix and of features to add.
DRM is a nuisance, no doubt about that. After all, you should be able to use whatever ebook reader application you want to read the ebooks you've bought. If you happen to own a Kindle device, you'll be pleased to learn that removing DRM from Kindle ebooks you legally purchased is a relatively straightforward affair courtesy of the mighty Calibre ebook suite.
Version 0.9.33 of the eBook reader and management software Calibre was announced on May 31, marking a milestone for this amazing software. The development of Calibre is going smoothly and fewer bugs remain with each edition. Even if it's still pretty far off from a 1.0 release, Calibre can be considered stable.