One of the big ongoing PITAs in using WordPress has been setting the timezone. You had to do math for it. Figure out what the hell UTC was and then subtract numbers. And then change that again manually when switching from ST to DST.
Well, they’ve finally fixed that! Select a city in a lonnnnnng drop-down menu and boom!
So, timestamps should finally be correct here now.
That Sports Illustrated noisy digital magazine demo?
Here’s the program that created it:
Sneak Peek: iPad Digital Magazine Production with InDesign + Content Station
There is absolutely nothing here that iWork’s Pages couldn’t do — faster, cheaper, and easier.
If Steve Jobs would so decree it!
iPad Magazines: Doing It Wrong
Are You The iPad’s Orson Welles?
Previously at The eBook Test:
The 7 Principles Of Apple
Even Bill Gates Appalled By Awfulness of Microsoft’s Products and Web Site
This is from June 2008. I don’t recall if I saw it back then. But I read it today and one sentence stood out:
So they told me that using the download page to download something was not something they anticipated.
This is the company that puts people through interview hell to get the “smartest” ones.
Go read the full email there.
It’s 2010. Two years later.
You think anything has changed since he wrote that?