TKC 416 Mike Shatzkin

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Founder and CEO of the Idea Logical Company
Interview starts at 8:05 and ends at 34:24
I think it’s possible that we’re going to wake up in three years and say, ‘We just had another black-swan event, which is that all of the big authors that have been developed over the last five years, a big share of them are Amazon authors, because they had the runway to do that, and the way things shook out, the publishers didn’t.
News
“Bezos Tops Buffet as World’s Third-Richest on Amazon Rise” by Tom Metcalf at Bloomberg – July 21, 2016
Mark Mahaney on Amazon earnings (video) at Bloomberg – July 20, 2016
Amazon earnings webcast details for July 28, 2016 at 5:30 pm ET
Jeff Bezos in next Star Trek movie
 
Tech Tip
 
Interview with Mike Shatzkin
“These Charts Show Pokémon Go’s Ridiculous Growth” by Anne VanderMey at Fortune – July 21, 2016
Pokémon Go home page
Leonard Shatzkin obituary – American Booksellers Association May 20, 2002
 
Content
Kindle Singles Classics press release – July 19, 2016
Julian Fellows’s recommendations for Downton Abbey lovers

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