Wednesday, June 23, 2010

The "Big Money" Speaks: Publishing's CEOs More Worried About E-Readers than Readers
Publishing Perspectives

Ron Hogan reports back from last week's the Big Money Untethered conference where he learned that publishing's CEO are fully focused on the e-reading space -- from devices to the rate of e-book adoption. What seems to be missing is any real discussion of what this means for the readers themselves.

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Is the Focus on Devices and Not Readers a Big Mistake?

Device obsession has gripped the publishing industry. But is publishing somehow missing the point? Shouldn't the focus be on consumers, their interests, their needs, and, ultimately, on publishing better books?

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