Is Apple Set To ‘Digitally Destroy’ Textbooks This Week?

Is Apple Set To ‘Digitally Destroy’ Textbooks This Week?
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Ahead of Thursday’s NYC education event, Ars Technica reports via a leak source that Apple plans to announce a simpler way for authors to create and publishe e-books as well as iBook’s adoption of the ePub3 standard.

The WSJ also names publisher McGraw-Hill as a project partner. All these developments suggest Apple’s gearing up to bring textbooks to the iPad but we’ll have to wait until Thursday to see. [Electronista]