Articles of Interest

April 26th, 2010 · Comments Off

Some interesting articles and blog posts these past couple weeks on e-books.  The New Yorker article on the iPad, the Kindle and the future of e-books is particularly good. Google Book Settlement Market Analysis Q&A – 4/22/2010 – Library Journal The iPad, the Kindle, and the future of books: More Texas school districts look […]

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Nicolas Baker on the Kindle

July 30th, 2009 · Comments Off

Nicolas Baker, famous within libraries for Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper (2001),  has written an article about the Kindle for the New Yorker.  Not much surprising, general kvetching: the Kindle doesn’t work well with images, text to speach is not an audiobook, not every book is available, etc.  but I think it […]

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Tags: Articles of Interest · Ebook Readers · Print on demand