Publishers Weekly had a short article that discussed, amongst other things, the issue of DRM (Digital Rights Management).
For those who are interested some additional links.
- A list of non DRM publishers, including my own soon-to-be-publisher The Wild Rose Press.
- Sarah at Smart Bitches discusses (and yes occasionally rants) about DRM, she also has some interviews with the publishers themselves.
- Jane at Dear Author talks about why ePublishing needs to grow up.
Bra Boosts Clevage When Aroused.
Slovenia-based Lisca lingerie's Smart Memory Bra alters its shape when the wearer's body temperature changes, pushing breasts closer together when a woman gets flushed after seeing someone attractive.
Designer Suzana Gorisek said: "As a woman's body changes, so the size of the bra changes. That's the advantage of this bra." As soon as the wearer's temperature decreases the bra deflates. ...
[And even more hilarious] ...
Earlier this week, underwear firm Triumph International showed off their new bra offering, which boasted a ticking clock on the front. The bra is designed for women who are looking for a husband, and the only way to stop the clock counting down is to slip an engagement ring into the mechanism. When the jewellery is put in place, the clock halts and Felix Mendelssohn's 'The Wedding March' begins to play. The bra is yet to go on sale. ... (full article)
Currently reading: 'The Chaos Chrystal' by Jennifer Fallon
The last in her Tide Lords series. For any one who is interested this series is not romance (none of her books are) it's straight fantasy.