The news as it seems to me is that EPUB 3 is announced. To be released in June. the growth in ebooks followed New York discussion on standards.
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Seminars - EPUB 3.0: Opportunities for Publishers from the New Standard
seems to be official that EPUB is all upper case
the inxpress situation prevents me from travelling to London this week. time travel later to catch up with LBF