Tuesday, February 10, 2009

For latest Kindle, a flow of adjectives and speculation - The Boston Globe

Hmm – sort of like Google’s vision, except Amazon.com evidently thinks content producers should be paid…

The Kindle and similar devices inevitably raise a question about the future of printed books: Will the convenience of electronic reading make the experience of curling up with a book a thing of the past? Most authorities on the place of books in society doubt it. Yet Bezos yesterday made the new Kindle sound like the dawn of a new millennium. "Our vision is every book ever printed, in any language, all available in less than 60 seconds," he said at the unveiling.

For latest Kindle, a flow of adjectives and speculation - The Boston Globe

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