Sunday Review: The nook, The Kindle and The Big Book Swindle
Major hangover in effect today folks. I try and elevate my drinking game every Halloween.
So less talk more linking. In this week's Off The Shelf I take on Barnes & Noble's late entry to the e-book market and manage to fit in a few jabs at Amazon's Kindle. Not so much the Kindle as technology really, more so the business practices of Amazon and B&N.
There are two ways to escape suffering it. The first is easy for many: accept the inferno and become such a part of it that you can no longer see it. The second is risky and demands constant vigilance and apprehension: seek and learn to recognize who and what, in the midst of the inferno, are not inferno, then make them endure, give them space."