Tag Archives: Future of books

Bonnie Raitt: The Future of Music

Bonnie Raitt doesn’t produce music for The Man anymore. Her latest record was produced under her own label. NPR wrote a story about this. After all, why does Bonnie Raitt need a label to rake in most of the money … Continue reading

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The video of my talk at Ignite DC is up for viewing

Someone spent a lot of time reviewing footage and inserting the slides, so please watch this.

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My upcoming talk at IgniteDC

I had to answer a few questions for Geoff Livingston’s blog, so I’m sharing them here: Q: Why did you choose your session topic? The night before I submitted my topic, I organized an event about the Future of Books. … Continue reading

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Digital Rights Management & Understanding Comics

Rob Pegoraro talks about the nondeath of ebooks. Cannibalize your own business before someone else does. And Amazon revoked its sales of “1984.” Dr. William Hanff says there are no rules. And here they are… He had a lot of … Continue reading

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Books will Set Us Free

I’m tired of hearing about job creation. As if They want us to think we are helpless waifs, waiting for The Man to save us. So They can have all the power and money. In the future, we won’t need … Continue reading

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Futuuuuure oooof Boooooks

This month’s DC Tech meetup was at the historic synagogue. It’s always huge. Usually around 500 people. I made an announcement during open mic inviting everyone to the next Future of Books event on Feb. 28. People were starting to … Continue reading

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Future of Books – Floopie & how ebooks are affecting Fairfax libraries

We had a fun turnout at the Patrick Henry library in Vienna. James Brannon, a software developer, showed us a platform he is developing to help authors create book apps. His six year old son picked the name for it. … Continue reading

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