Posts tagged e-book predictions
Popular Mechanics Predicts the Future of Digital Reading
December 29, 2012 | 7:01 pm
Over on the Popular Mechanics website, a fantastic roundup article appeared a few weeks back featuring 110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years, organized by decade. This being Popular Mechanics, the majority of the entries are, of course, science- and tech-based. There are some interesting predictions regarding impossible-sounding futuristic apps the PM team suspects we may encounter at some point over the next decade or ten. But two of the entries are specifically e-reading themed, and we quite like the sound of them both. So we've reproduced them for you here. And by the way, if you have any e-reading or digital publishing predictions of your own...
TeleRead’s E-Book Market Predictions for 2013
December 12, 2012 | 10:13 pm
It's that time of year! Everyone from fellow bloggers to publishers themselves are coming out with predictions for what the coming year will bring the e-book world. So what do we at TeleRead predict? Here are some trends to keep an eye on. 1. The international market will rise significantly Amazon and Barnes & Noble may dominate the U.S. market, but Kobo is the market share leader in Canada, and is gaining ground in other markets where it is partnering with major retail chains and often being the first on the scene. Amazon is taking notice and beginning to localize its popular Kindle store. First,...