Things will be rough here for a while.
Just two things right off the top of my head:
1) Being notified by a publisher when an eBook from an author you want to read has been put on sale (not everyone gets the months-in-advance Dan Brown hype treatment)
2) Being notified by your local library that an eBook you’ve been waiting to borrow has just been returned right now
Is Steve Haber and his upcoming 3G-enabled Sony Reader Daily Edition paying attention?
Let me state up front that I think all the current formats suck beyond words. We live in a world where a web app can behave just like a really fancy desktop app… where onscreen design can easily surpass what is economical in print design, and where a great many devices (desktops and smartphones at least) have enough raw power to get the job done. And yet we’re stuck with something akin to a spit-and-polish version of the Mosaic browser.
After expressing my anger on Twitter …