Thursday, January 19, 2012

New iBook Author App Has Same RTL Bugs as iWork

My initial tests indicate that the new iBook Author app announced by Apple 1/19/12 has the same bugs with Arabic/Hebrew input as the iWork apps and iWeb have always had. There is no setting for "writing direction" (such as found in TextEdit) and the cursor doesn't work properly, so that editing via insertion/deletion is pretty much impossible.

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Korean Apple Support Community Available

A new Korean version of the Apple discussion forums (known formally as ASC -- Apple Support Communities) has become available at

As far as I know, until now the only other non-English forum run by Apple was that for Japanese: