Morning Coffee – 21 November 2017

Morning Coffee - 21 November 2017 Morning Coffee

Here are a few stories to read this morning.

  1. Our Love Affair With Digital Is Over (NYTimes)
  2. Erik Spiekermann makes a deep impression by marrying new to old (Glenn Fleishman)
  3. The Sad Legacy Of Copyright: Locking Up Scientific Knowledge And Impeding Progress (Techdirt)
  4. On Being Forced to Read (Book Riot)

Nate Hoffelder

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.

2 Comments

  1. Xaver Basora21 November, 2017

    I see the return analog less of a dillusionment with digital than a consumer choice. And that’s great.
    With respect to ebooks. No NY Times Don’t grow about the demise of 3books. It’s more a stupid marketing decision to protect the cargo cult of paper not giving readers a wide selecþion of formats that best suit their needs and

    xavier

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  2. Carmen Webster Buxton21 November, 2017

    It’s worth noting that the NYT piece is a plug for the writer’s book, which is all about the persistence of analog things. I don’t think he really knows much about ebooks.

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