The Publishing Revolution of the Digital Age

When Gutenberg invented the printing press, there was a publishing revolution in the Industrial Age. There were changes in the format of books: from handwritten to machine printed; changes in distribution: as a much greater number of copies were available to the public; and changes in publishing: where┬ámultiple┬ánewspapers and pulp fiction magazines were founded. Now in the Digital Age, especially within the last few years, the publishing industry has been…

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The fate of books…or should I say ebooks?

Yesterday, on the metro ride home from work, I saw two people one standing in front of me and one beside me and both were reading a physical book. This made me smile. I have tried reading a book on a Kindle app for my computer. I thought that it was an easy and cheap way to try it out. It took me at least three times longer to read…

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