I could not agree more.
- I have to install a special program to view it?
- It is not compatible with Stanza* (see comments from Neelan Choksi), the best ebook reader ever – although less happy for their prospects since they sold out to Amazon.. Oh Kindle for iPhone. How sad you make me. Not quite as sad as iBooks. But pretty sad.
- It takes THREE BILLION YEARS to download a POCKET edition of a book?
- I have to install some random extra product to my iphone (after a non trivial search to find the goddamned thing in the first place) to view it?
What. The. Shit.
*Note the dearth of development since the buyout. And it is still better than the Kindle app by roughly one million miles of subjective value distance.