|03-11-2009, 03:39 AM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Lifebook T5010
WSJ: Book Industry Turns the Page
Here's the video: http://online.wsj.com/video/book-ind...C43CC4887.html
They mention "BookSwim" that I had not heard of before.
|03-11-2009, 08:51 AM||#2|
Join Date: Sep 2007
This does look promising, provided they get support from a lot of publishers for ebook renting...
It would also depend on their subscription fees, which I find pretty high at the moment for the pbooks they rent out.
Still, I think it is an interesting business model with potential.
There are a lot of books that I only want to read once.
|03-11-2009, 12:56 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jan 2008
Device: Kobo Touch, Kindle DXG, iPad 3
But they seem to only rent paper books at this time. BTW, I've seen paper book rentals available for several years though I've never subscribed.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|[Firmware 1.4] How many page turns are you getting||Bismar||Kobo Reader||87||05-10-2011 11:37 PM|
|Slow page turns||journey711||Astak EZReader||5||09-10-2010 08:09 AM|
|Classic Nook Page turns||itsmattxp||Barnes & Noble NOOK||13||08-05-2010 12:02 PM|
|Troubleshooting Flashing on Page Turns - Normal?||sammy12||Amazon Kindle||6||07-14-2010 02:49 AM|
|Page turns, and readabilty||Dave Berk||Sony Reader||69||05-30-2007 03:35 PM|