April 29, 2009

Interesting

Article on the future of books given the advent of e-reading:
An infinite bookstore at your fingertips is great news for book sales, and may be great news for the dissemination of knowledge, but not necessarily so great for that most finite of 21st-century resources: attention.
I'd quote more but I don't have the patience for it.

2 comments:

Enbrethiliel said...

+JMJ+

You may mean that you don't have the attention span for it! ;)

TS said...

I didn't have the attention span necessary to type out "attention span" instead of patience. :-)