Originally Posted by recycledelectron
Yes, you are right, but we are not there yet. I do see that we may get a group of standard executable platforms BEFORE we get a standard file format.
I'm not sure sure of that...
School recently started for my children. My son came home excited and said they have a new program where kids can enroll through their online library and access their text books through the web.
Originally Posted by murraypaul
I think once reasonably large screens are commonplace for readers that PDF will become a more viable format for textbooks. I've downloaded a couple of O'Reilly eBooks, they supply them in ePub or PDF, and the PDF provides a superior layout.
Yes I agree that has been my belief for some time now.