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Publetariat Dispatch: The Future of Libraries (Infographic)

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, OpenSite shares an interesting infographic about libraries in the digital age. We’re glad to be able to share this excellent infographic from Open Site, which has generously released it under Creative Commons licensing. The graphic shows some very interesting statistics about library usage, demographics and how technology is being used in […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: The Future Of Books And Publishing

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, publishing consultant and author Joanna Penn looks at what Seth Godin and Mitch Joel are saying about the future of publishing. In the last week there have been two great audio interviews on the  future of books. I would say it’s not the future but more current,  emerging and becoming more […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: Can The Subscription Model Work For Trade Publishers?

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, author and Publetariat founder April L. Hamilton wonders if a Gamefly-style subscription model might work for trade publisher ebook catalogs. I recently read a Slate article about how the film industry is repeating the DRM and business model mistakes of the music industry, and of course saw many parallels with, and […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: 8 Myths About Reading Books On Mobile Phones

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, Piotr Kowalczyk addresses common myths about using smartphones as ereaders. According to Wikipedia there are 4.6 billion mobile phones in the world. It’s a huge number. But people don’t try to read books on them. In this post I’d like to address some of the most popular reasons, which prevent us […]

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Bestselling novelist Scott Sigler's speech on the Future of Content Delivery

Bestselling novelist Scott Sigler’s speech on the Future of Content Delivery

Like Joe Konrath and Cory Doctorow, Scott Sigler is a talented, bestselling novelist who isn’t afraid of doing some hard thinking about what the Kindle and other new publishing technologies will do for us as readers and writers and, oh, yes, people otherwise employed in the book trades. He releases many of his books in […]

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