One of the things demonstrated at the conference was a browser plug-in that will display an ePub eBook using Flash 10 technology.
Personally, that description made me cringe. As it is, my desktop PC — which is a 1.8GHz Celeron — continues to buckle under loads it used to handle easily prior to Microsoft updates. How will a CPU designed for a mobile device handle something like that? (Irritatingly — and very contrary to intuition — a problematic video file I had that wouldn’t play well on my desktop played fine on my 400MHz LifeDrive. No conversion of the file, either. Go figure!)
Anyway, here’s a tantalizing tweet that popped up:
My immediate reply tweet was to wonder if it won’t be for the iPhone — but for the Palm Pre instead.
There was no reply.
We’ll soon know.