When is a Digitized, Enhanced, Video-enabled Book No Longer a Book?

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka In today’s lead story, digital first publisher Eoin Purcell argues that e-books are, essentially, a cul-de-sac — a dead end. He writes: …the industry, despite notable and impressive exceptions, is still avoiding the inevitable accommodation and embrace of the internet AS THE PLATFORM. As a body, we are ignoring the implications of digital change and seeking short …