This August in Shanghai senior lecturers and professors from various universities in China learnt how to create e-books. Organised by Rakuten Aquafadas local trainers the session gathered 25 individuals from universities in China who explored and learnt about the possibilities of interactive design, publishing system and apps management.
Times are challenging for the press and magazines industry. Readership is declining, fake news scandal making headlines, new technologies forcing change and advertising revenues falling. In this blog we’re covering a few factors shaping the media industry yesterday and today.
China is a growing digital publications market. We’re proud to say that Aquafadas tools are already making a name there through our unique infrastructure set up and collaboration with local partners. And we’re happy to announce a new project of a pocket bookstore for engineers created for a top one hundred publishers in China: Chemical Industry Press.
As digital transformation is impacting all companies in all sectors, the traditional way of working is quickly becoming out of date. We’re witnessing a shift from offline to online, with ‘digital enterprises’ and ‘digital employees’ emerging in front of our eyes. But what does it really mean?
Tech is an industry where men outnumber women at all levels. At Aquafadas we witness this situation on a daily basis and this topic is close to our heart. We’re in a unique position where our CEO is a woman. What causes this significant gender gap and how to change it?
Tractors and harvesting equipment are state-of-the-art technological gems: shiny, perfect and wonderfully complex. Engineers love the power of precision and farmers enjoy the efficiency and maximised yield.
With the launch of Aquafadas’ digital publishing solution coming up on March 17th, Claudia Zimmer, Aquafadas’ President, was interviewed recently. She was asked about the importance of digital publishing across media and industries, the business challenges of digital publishing, and the technical obstacles presented by new tables and mobile operating systems. Claudia Zimmer answers these questions and provides insights on how Aquafadas’ approach to digital publishing is different.