Development of New XMDF format as a Next Generation Digital Platform for E-Book by Sharp
Sharp Corporation made an announcement on development of a next generation e-book format offering advance features for video and audio content in addition to existing features such as texts and still images. Through the development of this core technology, Sharp would be able to provide a digital platform in promoting e-book distribution services as well as launching of compatible reader products for its entry into e-book market.
This next generation XMDF as company refers to it, allows automatic adjustment of layout to match and meet publisher’s needs. The XMDF allow users to browse the same content on multiple terminals including smart phones, PCs and TV, while streamlining publisher’s e-book contents production.