Adobe Digital Editions vs AlfaReader
Adobe Digital Editions software offers an engaging way to view and manage eBooks and other digital publications. Use it to download and purchase digital content, which can be read both online and offline. Transfer copy-protected eBooks from your personal computer to other computers or devices. Organize your eBooks into a custom library and annotate pages. Digital Editions also supports industry-standard eBook formats, including PDF/A and EPUB.
AlfaReader is a lightweight and fast ebook reader Ideal for reading electronic magazines, student textbooks, medical, scientific, technical books, illustrated books for kids.
Latest news about Adobe Digital Editions and AlfaReader:
09.10.14. Adobe’s e-book reader tracks readers’ data. According to Ars report, Adobe Digital Editions, the e-book and PDF reader used by thousands of libraries gives patrons access to electronic lending libraries—actively logs and reports every document readers add to their local “library” along with what users do with those files. Even worse, the logs are transmitted over the Internet in the clear, allowing anyone who can monitor network traffic (such as the National Security Agency, Internet service providers and cable companies, or others sharing a public Wi-Fi network) to follow along over readers’ shoulders.
2013. AlfaReader - new cool PDF/EPUB reading app for Windows PC. The developers of popular ebook management software Alfa eBooks Manager created a new ebook reading app for desktop PC - AlfaReader. It's advertised as a lightweight and fast ebook reader, ideal for reading electronic magazines, student textbooks, medical, scientific, technical books, illustrated books for kids. It supports PDF, EPUB, TXT formats, allows to create a cool virtual bookshelf, set bookmarks, view ebook metadata. AlfaReader provides several e-reader templates, including cool virtual book with realistic page-flip. What we like most of all is its EPUB reader, that allows to split a book by pages, bookmark pages and view zoomed images. AlfaReader is absolutely free so it's a good news for those who use to read book on the desktop.