Ingram: A “Tool of Change”

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John Ingram of, well, you know. He has the impossible job of following the unbelievable presentation about the analog/digital book. We’re now talking about microfiche that covers Ingram’s inventory back in the 70s. I’m still thinking about the new book prototype. Ingram has applied “aggregation … Read More

The Future of the Book

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This was clearly the highlight of the conference. Manolis Kelaidis, freelance designer, on bLink: Completing the Connection Between the Analog and Digital Worlds bLink (“blink”) stands for “book link.” He believes that books can be art objects, rather than solely a device to convey ideas. … Read More

TOC: Lightning demos

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These are five-minute mini-presentations from assorted vendors. Starting them at 7:30 p.m. Pacific time seems a little cruel, but at least it’s not 9 p.m. The Birds of the Feather sessions are scheduled to start at 9 p.m. and go until 11 p.m. (!!!!). I’m … Read More