Go Read This | Joe’s Picks for 2010: Reckless Enthusiasm and the Platform Wars « The Scholarly Kitchen

Look for platform wars to lead to the shutting down of more bricks-and-mortar bookstores; for the amount of shelf space in bricks-and-mortar stores given over to used books and nonbook items to grow; for some technical platforms to exit the business (no, I won’t say which ones); for a surge in online discovery services for books; and for publishers to feel for the next several years that they are not in control of their own industry.

via Joe’s Picks for 2010: Reckless Enthusiasm and the Platform Wars « The Scholarly Kitchen.

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