New RBdigital App Reader for Magazines Coming Soon!

RBdigital has just announced a new RBdigital app reader coming soon for digital magazines.  The new reader will provide an enhanced user experience through improved ease-of-use and readability.  The new reader will offer these features:

  • New Look and Feel - A fresh look and feel enhances the user experience and makes it easier to navigate the app.  For example, now patrons can access the content menu from the navigation bar.
  • Text-to-Speech* - For the first time, RBdigital users can listen to all articles in audio format, which improves reading comprehension and allows them to listen to the article while doing other things.  *Available for iOS only.
  • New Color Themes - In addition to the current light and dark themes, the new reader adds sepia and grey to improve readability of text and reduce eye fatigue.
  • Scalable Font and Screen Brightness Controls - Instead of an action sheet selector, the new reader uses a slider control for finer grain control over the font size and screen brightness.

The target release date for the new RBdigital app reader is April 24, 2019 or shortly thereafter. Users will need to update their app to see the new reader. We will be reaching out to your patrons to inform them of the new functionality after the new reader is released.

If you have any questions, please email us at support@recordedbooks.com.

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