My friend Sam (who runs the futureblog at The Bookseller) sent this over to me. It’s about the media play being developed by Facebook. I think it's dead right and probably a must read for those of us in the book business:
- Facebook enters the fray http://bit.ly/obWO7E
Also interesting this morning, this detailed post from paidContent on the agency model class action lawsuits:
- Agency pricing in the cross-hairs. Price-Fixing Case Against Apple, Major Pubs Mushrooms | http://t.co/FlX931ez
And lastly, interested in the iPhone 5 announcement, the first big Apple announcement from new CEO Tim Cook. Expected to include Newsstand. Really excited about Assistant which may revolutionize the future:
- Assistant is star at iPhone 5 launch: "real AI with real market use...[could be] another technology revolution." Mashable: http://t.co/cPrXYV1P
Be fun to discuss so feel free to post thoughts or comments.