Daily Digest for 2009-06-30

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Reviews are still king, more effective than Twitter #books #ebooks #publishing http://bit.ly/XoL2c
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Shared annotations in e-books debate heats up. A good and important debate is beginning. #publishing #books #ebooks http://bit.ly/kXL9q
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@PublishingSpy Both are wrong. Gladwell and Anderson oversimplify, but Gladwell did puncture Anderson’s logic of free. It’s not about price.
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Gladwell, Anderson and Godin: All wrong for the typical writer. "Free" debate is a guru clustertopic. http://bit.ly/lxnCq #books #publishing
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RT @mathewi: Mark Cuban takes a crack at the "free" debate and (as usual) gets it mostly wrong: http://is.gd/1jATz

Daily Digest for 2009-06-29

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@AndreaHMN #apple won’t offer a dedicated #ebook reader to compete with #kindle. It will offer a tablet that can be used as an ereader
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@jny2 don’t Gladwell looks silly, he took "free" apart, but missed the importance of free as a transaction driver. http://bit.ly/TlN7f
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@jny2 Free isn’t out, and Gladwell could be gored by pointing out the over-generalizing in his work, but he was right in this case. IMHO
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Denver Post/Salt Lake Tribune: Asking the wrong question about #Kindle http://booksahead.com/?p=375
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@communicatrix Who, then, is Gayle Gordon in your day? I feel for them, and you.

Daily Digest for 2009-06-26

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Why print-on-demand in bookstores is going to be a hard sell for bookbuyers and booksellers. #books #publishing http://bit.ly/poQP2
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@buckybit we may go back to personalized bindings, which bibliophiles may love. But costs do need to fall, qua;ity of the page improve
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@egebhardt print-on-demand has a place, though I think it’s in the supply chain: http://bit.ly/poQP2 Self-serve needs good design support

Daily Digest for 2009-06-25

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Teens not aliens, actually like the rest of us when using media #ebooks #books http://bit.ly/oZ4c
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Surprisingly, I agree with Steve Ballmer. He is wrong, though, that media evolution is zero-sum. #media #e-books #MSFT http://bit.ly/BxDlC
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You must watch Sputnik Moment, a film about the value of education by David Hoffman. #books #education http://bit.ly/7mkYY
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@BrandonHopkins what is your email?
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Michael Jackson dead.
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A few brief comments on Tom Weber’s Kindle unitasking column at paidcontent. #Kindle #ebooks #publishing http://bit.ly/1AqJjU
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@agahran obviously, your friend assassinated MJ. Report him to the authorities immediately.
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@egebhardt We have 2 Kindle 1 — getting a DX soon, though I want memory card slot, because I want search mags, newspapers and books 4 years

Daily Digest for 2009-06-24

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In which I rub a Kindle fanboy the wrong way. Proudly curmudgeonly I am. http://bit.ly/cHgHm #Kindle #ebooks
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RT @LindaStone: 1 of the best books ive read in 2009: http://bit.ly/HYinm PLAY: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination + Invigor …
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@egebhardt a book, fantastical dreams of better ebook software, difficult business problems to solve. It’s all part of the social flu I have
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Can anyone recommend an SF/LA-area web site developer for a non-profit (w/budget) fund-raising and community service site?
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@BrandonHopkins Surely, I am making a recommendation for a friend. Send me a link.
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@BrandonHopkins Thanks! I’ll take a look and will probably have some follow-up questions for you, too.
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Amazon on the record: Device limits set by publishers #Kindle #ebooks #publishing Includes some UI suggestions. http://bit.ly/wrlSs
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@cdonnellan Amazon’s the only place to buy a Kindle, because they activate it for your Amazon account.