Electronic features like find, lookup, and hyperlinks introduce the convenience and power of computers. Easy to reuse just pop the rocketbook wave in the microwave to erase the pages. Ces etranges machines qui lisent des livres actualitte. Nuvomedia rocket ebook ebook reader rocketengine specs. Apres le rocket ebook et le softbook reader, apparus en 1998. Just found an interesting article about the launch almost 10 years ago of the nuvomedia rocket and softbook ebook readers entitled devices turn the page on how we read two viewonly products offer clear text and some useful features but dont quite qualify as classics. This irresistible alphabet book from the creator of the new york times bestsellers how rocket learned to read and rocket writes a story is sure to appeal to kids, parents, teachers, and librarians. Oct 26, 2010 the rocket ebook was the early leader in a nascent field. An ebook is an electronic version of a traditional print book that can be read by using a personal computer or by using an ebook reader. Creating contenprograms that can generate rb content include. Hi everyone, i dusted off my old nuvomedia rocket ebook today. Rocket ebook article about rocket ebook by the free dictionary. Combine our extensive line of reusable notetaking products with our free app to take off into the digital future. In 2000, nuvomedia was acquired by gemstar tv guide international.
The rocket ebook connects to a computer via a serial port connection to download ebooks. We read with, and listen to, primary age children read throughout. Then, your scans will automatically blast off to their rightful cyber destination at the speed of light, err. The rocket ebook was the early leader in a nascent field. It can be used to diagnose team dynamics, and to provide leaders with specific tools and activities to improve team performance. Jun 25, 2015 ebook is an electronic version of a traditional print book the can be read by using a personal computer or by using an ebook reader. Draw on any page in this notebook, download the creative cloud connected moleskine app from the apple store and use it to capture your drawing.
Introducing the worlds first infinitely reusable notebook 32 reusable pages wipe clean with a damp cloth when used with pilot frixion pens. Ebooks are loaded on the device by connecting it to a computer and the device has two page turn buttons. Specialized for continuous book reading, this ebook sported. It has a rechargeable battery averaging 20 to 25 hours per charge and could be connected to a pc. The rb file extension is related to an ebook format used by rocketeditionby nuvomedia and later reb 1100 from gemstar. The rocket ebook is an early commercial handheld ereader that was produced by nuvomedia in late 1998. The rocket ebook was launched in 1998 as the first dedicated ebook reader by nuvomedia, a company founded in 1997 in palo alto.
A lovely thin hardcover with illustrations lived in my room through my childhood and teenage years. Then, on the concrete kneeling,he lit the rocket andsheoop. It can use drm but the books being supplied today do not use it. Temin government computer news staff august 23, 1999 issue for those that can remember and relish those. The regular ebook had 4 mb of flash memory, which is enough to store. Rocketbook article about rocketbook by the free dictionary. Mar 25, 20 ebook is an electronic version of a traditional print book the can be read by using a personal computer or by using an ebook reader. Batteryoperated and equipped with a high resolution liquid crystal display display, the makers of rocket. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer the is used solely as a reading device such as nuvomedias rocket ebook.
We read with, and listen to, primary age children read throughout the school year, both in the classrooms and at our local library. From finding a corns, to b alancing on a b all, to offering a c ookie and a c rayon to a c row, readers will love exploring the wonderful world of. This innovative smart notebook sends your handwritten notes to the cloud the rocketbook wave notebook pairs a standard paper notebook with pioneering smart technology. Its advantages are use of html, pictures and info files. Temin government computer news staff august 23, 1999 issue. Nuvomedia, makers of rocket ebook, says that the 22ounce devices ergonomic rounded edges are easy to hold and its controls are natural. At least once a year i would revisit r is for rocket, again and again listening to the forlonrn blare of the preshistoric monster from the deep, fly in bodonis virtual rocket, pop food pills and race to the local spaceport to watch rockets blast off. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer, such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer that is used solely as a reading device, such as nuvomedia s rocket ebook. It is a container format that typically contains html document. The rocket ebook comes with its owners manual, the random house websters concise dictionary, and alices adventures in wonderland builtin.
The rocket book the upward progress of a rocket, lit in the basement by the janitors son, causes some strange situations as it passes through 20 floors of apartments. Nuvomedia rocket ebook ebook reader rocketengine sign in to comment. A common character type in his work is the wideeyed, yearning dreamer who reaches too high, often for a dream beyond his capacity, and who inevitably teeters on the brink of success and failure. Thirty years ago persons who were developing flying were laughed at as mad, and that scorn hindered aviation. Now we heap similar ridicule upon stratoplane or rocket ships for transatlantic flights. But before we get to the rocket ebook, heres a short discussion of the current state of electronic books. Ray bradburys r is for rocket is a book about and for dreamers and those who truly desire to understand them. This page contains information on the rb file extension rocketedition ebook. See green, snap, and your notes will be visually enhanced. Another vendor playing a large part in the development of the open ebook specification is nuvomedia inc. The company proclaimed it to be the first massmarketed electronic book reader. Nuvomedia to launch rocket ebook device telecompaper.
It was created in response to questions and requests from actual managers worki. Batteryoperated and equipped with a high resolution liquid crystal display display. The container typically contains an html file with the images in it and a pseudoopf. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer that is used solely as a reading device such as nuvomedia s rocket ebook. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer that is used solely as a reading device such as nuvomedias rocket ebook. Use the rocketbook app to scan your notes to popular cloud services. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer the is used solely as a reading device such as nuvomedia s rocket ebook.
Later on it was used in devace named reb 1100 created by gemstar. Then, erase your pages and reuse over and over again. We are a web design and internet marketing agency that provides unique, useful and creative services for midsized businesses. The regular ebook had 4 mb of flash memory, which is enough to store about 10 regular books or 4,000 pages. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or instore pickup. Two decades of ereader evolution ahead of their time 2.
Find the endlessly reusable digital notebook that is right for you. Rocketlibrarian by nuvomedia supplied with rocket ebook check the direct link to rocketlibrarian v. The moleskine smart notebook, creative cloud connected lets you instantly turn handdrawn sketches into fully workable digital files. Nuvomedia will launch the rocker ebook electronic book reader at the 1998 book fair in frankfurt, germany. Rb is a container for holding rocket ebook content. As to rocket ships flying between america and europe, i believe it is worth seriously trying for. Format rb is extension format for type of ebooks called rocket ebook by company called nuvomedia. Start scanning your notes, todo lists, and outofthisworld ideas. The rocket model is a framework and set of tools for boosting team performance. Seuss, an american artist delighted a generation of children and their parents with hilarious, topsyturvy.
This environmentallyfriendly notebook can be used endlessly. A rocket ebook is a 22ounce portable reading device with an lcd display manufactured by nuvomedia in 1998. That contains all information about name, author, etc. Rocket ebook specialized for continuous book reading, this ebook sported convenient scroll buttons on the side.
My dog is a therapy dog and a reading education assistance dog. Currently, there are two major electronic book producers in the us. They were lifelong voracious readers and saw a future where. From finding acorns, to balancing on a ball, to offering a cookie and a crayon to a crow, readers will love exploring the. So far ive purchased rocket learns to read, rocket writes a story, and now this one. The backlight means you can read at night without disturbing your companions. The tale of rocketbook the very first ereader good ereader.
There are actually two versions of the rocket ebook by nuvomedia, inc. When fritz,the janitors bad kid,went snooping in the basement,he found a rock snugly hidbeneath the window casement. All multibyte integers are stored in vaxintel order the opposite of network byte order. An ebook reader can be a software application for use on a computer, such as microsofts free reader application, or a booksized computer that is used solely as a reading device, such as nuvomedias rocket ebook. To purchase more books, you must install the included rocketlibrarian software and register the rocket ebook online. Once the reusable notebook has been zapped the pages are wiped clean of all previous notes and marks. In 2000, nuvomedia was acquired by gemstar tv guide. Rocketbook smart notebook reusable notepads everlast. I havent used it for years, but i want to start using me again because i had rsi in the past, and it is difficult for me to keep a normal book open with my hands. Rocket ebook, where can i find the rocketlibrarian. Most integers are 4 bytes an int32, but there are some minor exceptions as detailed below. But before we get to the rocket ebook, heres a short discussion of the. The device is designed for fast and secure distribution of electronic books by internet. Rocketbook wave cloud connected reusable smart notebook.
Learn the abcs with rocket, the dog who inspires kids to read and write. Like a conventional book, the rocket let you annotate in the margin, underline passages and set bookmarks. Rocket ebook is a portable reading device about the size of a paperback book that promises to be the first usable, massmarketed electronic book. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you. Rocket ebook article about rocket ebook by the free. Nuvomedia rocket ebook ebook reader rocketengine specs cnet. The power supply accepts international voltages and detaches for easier transport. The rocket ebook can be conveniently updated from book stores and other sites on the web.114 927 1064 1091 114 908 183 10 416 333 1486 110 209 1343 594 601 1111 1074 1175 1113 457 953 764 289 224 172 1128 1158 847 591 423 1262 794 797 476 985 1361 1116 950 1064 1009 684