Archive | April 15, 2011

How to send books / transfer your collection from Calibre to iPhone / iPad in Stanza

I just got my new iPad and beside installing various news apps and games, I wanted to transfer a lot of books. A quick check around and I realized Stanza is the best iPad eReader if you plan to use your own eBook collection. Most of the brand eReaders on iPad (Kindle, Nook, iBooks) are proprietary and won’t allow you to open files in more open formats (epub is one of them) so I downloaded Stanza.

By default, since iOS file system is not easily available, especially if you don’t jailbreak your device, Stanza prefers to get eBooks from online sources like ebookstores or free sources – Project Gutemberg, Random house Read More…