The Future of Le Livre?

Leave it to the French to give us such a civilized vision of how the physical book and electronic book might someday coexist. While today we are being asked to choose between e-books we download online and physical books we might buy after a delightful conversation with our local bookseller, perhaps the future will marry Continue Reading

Disintermediation: Ashton Kutcher Beats CNN to the Millionth Follower on Twitter In case you haven’t followed the story, CNN and Ashton Kutcher were neck and neck in followers on Twitter the other day, so Ashton Kutcher challenged CNN to a race. He said if he got one million followers before CNN, he would buy 10,000 mosquito nets from Malaria No More for the children of Continue Reading

This Is Why You’re Fat: The Book

Last month a friend forwarded me a link to the hilarious and cringe inducing “junk food-porn” site created by Jessica Amason and Richard Blakeley. Then another friend. Then another. Fast forward to yesterday: HarperStudio acquired the rights to a book based on the blog, which has pulled in over ten million page-views in its first Continue Reading