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  • The non-dystopian future ofreadingMathias Klang @klang67
  • To be Honest thefuture is a dystopiafor publishers,booksellers & anyonewho attempts tomaintain agatekeeper role.Sorry, but yourbusiness model is nolonger relevant to ourreality.
  • In scarcity access is everything. Insurplus its annoying. “who told me” becomes more important than “who made it”. Sandra Snan
  • Reading is anidealized activity
  • Good reader
  • Bad reader?
  • en förmåga att läsa längre samman- hängande texter och att utveckla djupare läsförståelse…pdf paradox
  • This is not a book
  • Pinch & swipe gestures
  • ”It was as if a light hadbeen Nookd in a carvedand painted lantern....” Tolstoj War & Peace
  • What do we own?
  • Pushing connectivity
  • Blogger 1999Google 1999 End of communications monopoly
  • Prosumer(my apologies, it is a really ugly word)
  • What we chose to read
  • Recommendations & reviews
  • Algorithmic serendipity
  • How we read
  • Changing the marketplace
  • Alternative marketplaces
  • What does it all mean?
  • Old stupidity ornew intelligence?
  • Endless personal library
  • End of culture: can the infinite be shared?
  • Tailored books: what sells inNebraska orSweden
  • The conservative illusion
  • Proud to be analgorithmic End democracy!anomaly Librarians as proud gatekeepers.
  • There isno book… there are still readers
  • Mathias Klang klang@ituniv.se or @klang67 www.digital-rights.netImage & licensing info in the notes section of slides. Images at www.flickr.com (or specifically stated). This ppt licensed: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA Download presentation www.slideshare.net/klang