Author, entrepreneur, maker of ruckuses
Interview starts at 4:33 and ends at 14:50.
Paper books are going to gradually and painfully and very, very slowly disappear. They’re going to become like LP’s. One by one the bookstores are going to go away, and then one by one the kids that grow up reading all the time on paper are going to go away. It might not even happen in my lifetime, but it’s always going to go down.
Richard Hollick’s Making Book blog
“Oxford University Press Has Its Own Super Pfund” by Leon Neyfakh at the New York Observer – February 17, 2009
Niko Pfund, President / Academic Publisher at Oxford University Press (Starts at 2:42)
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Interview with Seth Godin
Seth Godin’s books at the Kindle Store
Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
Digital Book World
“Moerer: iBooks Averages 1 Million New Customers Per Week Post-iOS8” by Sarah Weinman at Publishers Lunch – January 15, 2015 (Starts at 15:54)
James G. Robinson, director of news analytics at The New York Times (Starts at 22:14)
“Publishers Need to Look Beyond the Numbers in Data Analysis” by Rich Bellis at Digital Book World – January 14, 2015
“The leaked New York Times innovation report is one of the key documents of this media age” by Joshua Benton at NiemanLab – May 15, 2014
“Watching the audience move: A New York Times tool is helping direct traffic from story to story” by James G. Robinson at NiemanLab – May 28, 2014
“The Beauty of Booktrack” by Hugh Howey – May 28, 2014
Classical for Reading Amazon Prime playlist
“Publish or Perish: Can the iPad topple the Kindle, and save the book business” by Ken Auletta at The New Yorker – April 26, 2010 (Starts at 34:07)
Music for my podcast is from an original Thelonius Monk composition named “Well, You Needn’t.” This version is “Ra-Monk” by Eval Manigat on the “Variations in Time: A Jazz Persepctive” CD by Public Transit Recording” CD.
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