[clug] Apple and ePub

Alex Satrapa grail at goldweb.com.au
Thu Jun 24 02:01:37 MDT 2010

On 24/06/2010, at 11:32 , Ivan Miljenovic wrote:

> http://www.pigsgourdsandwikis.com/2010/06/apple-kills-fonts-in-ibooks-strikes.html

In a world where there are thousands of Geocities-quality electronic books being published, Apple decided to take a stand. Some people don't like it, some will be thankful that their books are actually *readable* now, and the rest of us don't give a damn.

[With the following, protagonist mimics painful blows to the abdomen]

Geocities! Comic Sans!

[Dramatic cry of grief, protagonist falls to his knees]


[Protagonist sobs in grief, collapses into the dirt, lights fade]

But seriously, that FOSSLC site has some of the worst examples of spite and snark I've ever come across. Don't take anything they say seriously. Just remember roll your eyes as you say, "oh, you guys! lawl!" (with a dismissive wave of the hand, of course).

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