Are Publishers Stuck In The Past?

Friday, November 23, 2012


The publishing industry is not the first to be shaken by a newly digital world. It’s also not the first to resist that change. Brooke speaks with Mathew Ingram, a senior writer at GigaOm, who thinks the publishers’ efforts to tame Amazon may delay a brighter future for the book industry.

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Matthew Ingram

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Brooke Gladstone

Comments [2]


Joy - he said get rid of DRM - digital Rights Management.

Nov. 30 2012 01:04 PM
Joy Chu from San Diego, CA

Would you clarify what Mathew Ingram said, in reference to "What would you tell publishers to get rid of? Editors?"
He responds, "no, you need some fat. . . get rid of the _________"

What did he say?

With advance thanks (great show!),
Joy Chu

Nov. 25 2012 09:34 PM

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