Calibre 0.8.28 released with numerous improvements


Calibre is a complete ebook management tool that includes library management, format conversion, sync features and much more.

Calibre 0.8.28 has just been released, marking another consistent release.

What is new in Calibre 0.8.28?

  • new books provider store, litres.ru (Calibre-->Get books)
  • new news sources (Give me something to read and Let's get Critical by Barty, Worldcrunch by Krittika Goyal)
  • improved news sources (El Mundo, BBC, NIN Online, ABC Australia, Salon.com, Expansion, The week, Heise Online)
  • better metadata handling
  • numerous bug fixes

How do we install Calibre 0.8.28?
Type in a terminal

sudo python -c "import urllib2; exec urllib2.urlopen('http://status.calibre-ebook.com/linux_installer').read(); main()"

and type /opt then press enter

Launch Calibre via the Dash by typing calibre in the search area.