Sep 25, 2012



Sep 20, 2012

Designing Tumblr

This is a guide book for aspiring design creators of the most effective promotion tool; Tumblr. It explains basic operations and the most creative use of this tool along with providing examples of uses for portfolio and one-concept sites. Also how to customize a design, what Tumblr sites one should follow and client software are clarified. It introduces sites with high-quality ideas and explains how to customize and build your own Tumblr.

        Editor:Kurando Furuya, Kentarou Takaoka
        Price: 1,600 yen + tax (ISBN: 978-4-86100-830-6)
        Format: 148×210mm, 160 pages (Full color), Softcover with Jacket
        Language: Japanese  Release date: 11th September 2012

Part 1 Welcome to Tumblr
            Tumblr and its founder, David Karp

Part 2 Basic practice of Tumblr
Part 3 How to customize
Part 4 Advanced Practice
Part 5 Tumblr Yellow page
Part 6   Themes of Tumblr
Part 7 Master of Tumblr

Sep 11, 2012

iTunes U and University Education

 This book is a report of universities which are using iTunes U and iPad in their education programs. In addition, this book includes iBook Authors’ explanations of how to create iBooks and get them distributed. This book is essential reading for educators and will give the reader knowledge about ICT use and the present state of open education.

Price: 2,200 yen + tax (ISBN: 978-4-86100-825-2)
Format: 182x240mm
, 160 pages (Full color), Softcover with Jacket
Language: Japanese  Release date: 11th September 2012

Introduction Apple and Education―The Contribution of computers for education Steve  Jobs dreamt

Part 1 Interview:What iTunes U changes
1-1 The University of Tokyo
1-2 Osaka Jogakuin University
1-3 Future University Hakodate
1-4 Dialogue:Kazutoshi Otani × Akihiro Kubota(Tama Art University)

Part 2 Educational Documents; preparation and distribution
2-1 iTunes U collection and course
2-2 iTunes U usable media type
2-3 Documentaion by iBooks Author
2-4 iBooks Author educational material samples
2-5 iBooks Author open books
2-6 Innovative presentation, class and meeting using Air Play

Part 3 Case Study:iTunes U and iBooks Author practical information
3-1 The University of Tokyo
3-2    Meiji University

3-3    iBooks Author from an institution point of view.