Tuesday, July 20, 2010

The Future: E Books AMPLIFIED

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says, "The Kindle format has now overtaken the hardcover format."

From the L A Times:

Internet retailer Amazon.com Inc. says it is now selling 80% more downloaded books than hardbacks. Amazon's download format is for its Kindle electronic reader as well as other devices.

"Astonishing when considering that we've been selling hardcover books for 15 years and Kindle books for 33 months."

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