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A fine, fine spine design

June 12, 2015 // 1 Comment

Apropos of the discussion about e-books and spines a few days ago, this post on imgur.com displays a hardcover book spine design that’s nothing short of brilliant. The book [...]

Do bookshops, publishers cheat readers?

April 16, 2015 // 4 Comments

Author David Nicholls‘s keynote speech at the London Book Fair Digital Minds Conference appears to have been garnering quite a bit of ridicule, as well as attention, [...]

Happy Public Domain Day!

January 2, 2015 // 1 Comment

January 1 is one day a year where I am glad to be Canadian. While normally I look on with jealousy as my American friends and family partake in a myriad of better shopping [...]

The public domain hiatus continues

January 3, 2014 // 4 Comments

So, another new year, and another collection of works that should have but won’t pass into the public domain thanks to Sonny Bono’s Copyright Term Extension Act. GigaOm [...]
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