What Technology Wants, Kevin’s new book. Â He says it’s the last paper book he’ll write because he is learning so much about digital publishing.
Kevin’s keynote discussed “What’s Next” in his view and he offered 6 trends (verbs), screening, interacting, sharing, accessing, flowing, generating.
Screening – screens everywhere, we are moving from people of the book, where author/authority go hand in hand, to people of the screen. Â We are surrounded by screens, screens are becoming cheap enough to put anywhere. Â This will be the context where we will publish books. Â eInk, could it become bound into a flexible book? Screens are the portals into the machine for everything – books, TV, video, radio, web, etc.. Â One screen for all. Â Orality – Literacy – Visuality. Continue reading TOC Keynote- Kevin Kelly, Wired