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image Paid Content has an article from Forrester Research with the following predictions. In the article each prediction is accompanied by a narrative explanation:

E-ink will lose its near-100% market share

Deal-screen mobile phones and netbooks will eat into ereader demand

Apps will make non-reading devices more ebook friendly

eReaders will get apps too

Amazon will launch a suite of touchscreen ereaders

B&N will steal market share from Amazon and Sony

eBook content sales will top $500 million in the US

eTextbooks will become more accessible, but sales will be modest

Magazine and newspaper publishers will launch their own apps and devices

China, India, Brazil and the EU will propel global growth but the US will still be the biggest market

 
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