The Future of the Book according to me :)

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The Future of the Book according to me :)

  1. 1. What I thinkabouttheFuture of BooksJusto Hidalgo (@justohidalgo)September 24th, 2011<br />
  2. 2. Thisis a translated and enhancedversion of thepresentationgiven at TEDxMadridonSeptember 24th, 2011<br />
  3. 3. Bookshavebeen a vital mapfor me…<br />
  4. 4. Theelectronicbookisharshlyattacked<br />
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  7. 7. The pen is a virgin…<br />… theprintingpress, a whore<br />- JudgeFilippo di Strata, XVthcentury<br />
  8. 8. Sacred<br />Jerusalem<br />Serapeumof Alexandria<br />RomanEmp.<br />Antioch<br />RomanEmp.<br />Philosophy<br />China<br />Christian<br />RomanEmp.<br />213 BC<br />168 BC<br />303 AD<br />325 AD<br />392 AD<br />Nalanda (DharmaGunj)<br />GuptaEmp(India)<br />WisdomHouse<br />Bagdad (Iraq)<br />Historiccodexes<br />Aztecstates<br />Non catholic<br />Spain<br />Talmud burnings<br />Book Burning<br />1480 AD<br />1193 AD<br />1242 AD – 1568 AD<br />1258 AD<br />1427 AD<br />Maya Sacred<br />SpanishEmp.<br />Protestant<br />Salzburg<br />In Braille<br />Paris<br />Cuakers<br />Boston, USA<br />Anti-communist<br />Russia<br />Decameron<br />Italy<br />1945AD–1989 AD<br />1497 AD<br />1562 AD<br />1656 AD<br />1842AD<br />1656 AD<br />Univ. ofLeuven<br />Belgium<br />PompeuFabra lib.<br />Spain<br />Univ. ofLeuven<br />Belgium<br />National Lib.<br />Iraq<br />Anti-nazi<br />Germany<br />1914 AD<br />1930 AD – 1940 AD<br />1939 AD<br />2003 AD<br />1940 AD<br />
  9. 9. At leastthey can read!<br />
  10. 10. Butthebookkeptbeingstrong as itis a true and reliablerepresentation of ourstories, experiencies and knowledge<br />
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  15. 15. Today’sebooks are the “radio withtalkingheads” that TV was at thebeginning<br />
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  18. 18. Conversation<br />Discovery<br />Openness<br />
  19. 19. Beautifulbutstatic<br />
  20. 20. Static<br />
  21. 21. Whatifwe break thewallbetweenthebook and thereaders?<br />
  22. 22. And withthe autor?<br />
  23. 23. Findwhatyouwant<br />
  24. 24. Bookcrossingisserendipity…<br />
  25. 25. … Twittertoo<br />
  26. 26. Explicitcontext<br />
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  28. 28. Implicitcontext<br />
  29. 29. Thebook as an “applicationcontainer”<br />Open Bookmarks<br />
  30. 30. Book orapp?<br />
  31. 31. Informationis Digital;<br />Beautyismade of Paper<br />- JuliusWiedemann<br />
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  38. 38. Aren’tthesebeautifulchallenges?<br />
  39. 39. Bookshavebeen a vital mapfor me… nowtheywill be my GPS<br />- Justo Hidalgo<br />
  40. 40. Eagerfor more?<br />
  41. 41. Credits<br />1. http://www.flickr.com/photos/dmv/3823856608/<br />5. Calibre visualizationtool<br />9. Facebook<br />11. http://www.flickr.com/photos/lawriecate/3370859327/<br />12. http://www.flickr.com/photos/friarsbalsam/4608100139/<br />13. http://www.flickr.com/photos/stewart/461099066/<br />14. http://www.flickr.com/photos/sirexkat/2216497760/<br />17. 18. IconsfromTheNoun Project (thenounproject.com)<br />19. Marginaliafrom Sir Isaac Newton: http://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2011/07/29/marginalia-in-the-18th-19th-centuries-it-was-the-custom-to-write-in-the-margins-of-books<br />20. http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archivo:Codiceemil.jpg<br />21. 24symbols<br />22. Amazon.com<br />23. Google.com<br />24. Bookcrossing: http://www.flickr.com/photos/eamoncurry/5751168610/<br />25. Twitter<br />27. Booklamp<br />28. http://www.flickr.com/photos/eliotmarc/2865384067/<br />29. Icons from W3C, W3C HTML5, W3C CCS3, IDPF, IDPF EPUB and OpenBookmarks<br />30. The Waste Land, the Faber&Faber; Urki–Másallá del bosque, fromPixel Moon<br />33. http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosengrant/4345500222/<br />35. http://www.flickr.com/photos/johnnieb/1438058457/<br />36. GoodReads<br />37. Amazon.com<br />

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