> Because we think that books should be first-class citizens of the web.
of course, the corporate publishers have absolutely no intention of putting their books on the web. not unless they can be tightly wrapped in d.r.m.
of course, the w3c has been warming up to d.r.m. lately, which is probably why this ploy is being put into play at this time.
can you hear the wheels of the money machines grinding away? don’t you just love the smell of freshly-printed greenbacks?