Sam Harris has written a very thoughtful piece on the future of the book. This article doesn’t discuss PDF directly but PDF as well as other Adobe technologies are being used my many publishers for their eBooks . With some magazines being sold as apps, the business models are certainly changing.
Here’s an excerpt of Sam’s point of view…
Where publishing is concerned, the Internet is both midwife and executioner. It has never been easier to reach large numbers of readers, but these readers have never felt more entitled to be informed and entertained for free.
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