Friday, April 23, 2010

THE IMPACT OF E-BOOKS: pricing, leaders, and more

Another essential video for aspiring and published authors to watch. This is from Book Net Canada Tech Forum 2010, that took place March 25, 2010, in Toronto. Michael Tamblyn, head of the Kobo lo-cost e-reader spin off from Chapters-Indigo, discusses the metrics of epublishing over the last 12 months. 

First, the market collapsed d/t the economic downturn, then a mind-bending re-imagining of e-publishing roared through the industry. It will influence all writers, and it's not about the iPad. Here's how it played out and where we've ended up ... so far:
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