The Slow Motion Suicide of Publishers

In today’s publishing environment, there would never be a Shakespeare. Nor a C.S. Lewis, or J.R.R. Tolkien. If you don’t tweet, youtube, blog, stumble on, Facebook, or otherwise gain Klout, then you’re not a potential author. When we (agents) submit proposals to publishers, we pay special attention to the part of the proposal that explains who [...] [...]

Is the Digital Revolution Sustainable?

Every now and again I can’t help but to slip into thinking about technology, being a technologist. Sitting at LACNOG, listening to the various presentations on the state of the Internet in Latin America. And this leads me to the question –is the digital revolution sustainable? Why do we believe that jobs where we are paid [...] [...]