Leo en Teleread: Vodaphone launches world’s first operator-branded mobile ebook store
Vodafone and GoSpoken have sold books to Vodafone customers for more than a year but together are offering an enhanced end-to-end user experience to purchase and read bestselling titles on mobile handsets following the success of millions of books downloaded from the iPhone
Several devices I tried wouldn’t even start the d/l – I got ‘protocol error’ messages. Now this may have something to do with the OMA DRM, maybe not. I understand GoSpoken are working on a non-DRM format, which ties in with the iTunes/Amazon/man&dog realization that DRM is a dead duck that scares off purchasers and makes device upgrades hell for users. If so, great – one hurdle down.