Buenos Aires Book Fair: Is Google Books en Espanol Imminent?

In Global Trade Talk by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Digital is a hot topic at this year’s Buenos Aires Book Fair. The event’s professional program opened with a presentation by Bob Stein, of the Center for the Future of the Book, discussing digital innovation and a new pavilion featuring tablets, e-readers and mobile phones highlights opportunities for Argentines to delve into e-books. The American government has erected …

In Argentina, E-books Are Sexy! (But You Can’t Find Them Anywhere)

In Guest Contributors by Octavio Kulesz

• Publishers and readers across Argentina are talking about e-books — and their relative scarcity • Digital entrepreneurs are hard at work, but the market has a great deal of ground to make up before it catches America or Europe. By Julieta Lionetti BUENOS AIRES: Buenos Aires has a coffee-shop culture similar to that of Vienna or Paris, making it easy to stumble upon people …