It looks like Apple is continuing to impose restrictions on their devices that limit both content publishers and consumers. Unlike many other ebook readers using the ePub file format, consumers will not be able to access ePub content with Apple's DRM technology on devices made by other manufacturers.
Adobe and more than 50 of our partners in the Open Screen Project are working to enable developers and content publishers to deliver to any device, so that consumers have open access to their favorite interactive media, content, and applications across platform, regardless of the device that people choose to use.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
Adobe takes a swipe at the iPad
The Adobe Flash Platform blog has a comment about Apple's lack of support for Flash on the iPad. Without getting into the why's and wherefore's of Flash support, this comment stood out because it also talks about Apple's DRM plans: