Originally Posted by nostylluan
why? you can read kindle and kobo on computers, its like reading forums... is it a pain in the butt to read forums?
Forums are different, most content consumed on a computer is short-form. Books are long form, and are best enjoyed in physical book form or on a tablet/ereader of some kind.
Originally Posted by Bear
Ahh but imagine you're doing a paper for a class and you want to bring up a textbook or 2 to reference? It would be more painful to have to use an iPad as well in that case.
I would that iBooks on OS X would wallow you to have a few books open for reference and hopefully the same book open to a few spots.
I didn't really think of that.
Maybe it will be announced alongside Siri for Mac.