Amazon has declared that from the conclude of 2022 it will incorporate help for the EPUB structure in the company’s electronic publications, Kindle, which until finally now it could only be study immediately after converting the doc.
The ePub file structure is suitable with diverse ‘eReader’ audience, because it is dependent on XML language, with which diverse supports perform, with the exception, so much, of Kindle.
The electronic book made by Amazon, on the other hand, is able of opening books and text documents as lengthy as these information are formatted MOBI (ahora AZW3), TXT o PDF, among the other folks.
In this way, those people who want to examine files with diverse formats on these equipment will have to change them making use of a ‘software’ specialised as Calibre, out there for Home windows, macOS and Linux for free of charge.
This is how Kindle will continue on to function till the stop of 2022, due to the fact Amazon has introduced that in advance of the close of this yr, is going to carry out a ‘software’ update which will contain guidance for ePub.
“As of the close of 2022, the Kindle Personal Document Support apps will be suitable with the ePub (.EPUB) structure,” the firm specifies on its guidance page.
With this update, Kindle will also lose the ability to assistance the MOBI file structure, now recognized as AZW, an more mature structure that will no for a longer period be compatible with the most up-to-day characteristics of Amazon’s ‘eReader’.