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Jim Baen's Universe on the move

26/05/2006. Contributed by Jessica Martin

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Jim Baen's Universe, the new science fiction and fantasy magazine making its debut June 1st 2006 will now be readable by any Internet-enabled mobile device: cellphone, Blackberry, or PDA.

Sitting in a waiting room with nothing to do? Instead of reading year-old magazines, readers can pull out their cellphones and read the latest volume of Jim Baen's Universe, the new magazine of fantasy and science fiction.

Beginning with the debut of the first volume on June 1stn 2006, subscribers can take the magazine with them. Jim Baen's Universe is formatted to be readable on any Internet-enabled mobile device.

No copy protection schemes mean that the magazine is easy to read in any online format, including mobile. All that's needed is a subscription, which provides a username and password for access. Depending on the size of the screen on the mobile device, the reader may have to adjust the size of the text for comfortable reading, but the magazine content is all there, anywhere readers want to be.

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