Trying Again to Make Books Obsolete

Submitted by Bibliofuture on Tue, 10/17/2006 - 07:08

Story in the New York Times about the new Sony Reader. Article opens: "The market for downloadable books will grow by 400 percent in each of the next two years, to over $25 billion by 2008," predicted the keynote speaker at the 2001 Women's National Book Association meeting. "Within a few years after the end of this decade, e-books will be the preponderant delivery format for book content." Story continued here, and more, including cartoons, from Gizmodo.