Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire – Jeff Bezos’ & J.K. Rowlings’ Communication or Chatter

jeffb

Posted on June 19, 2014 by Ruth O’Brien

Amazon is likening its new phone to a fire?  Makes sense, I suppose.  It’s burning down all the boundaries.  It’s setting all the so-called “physical books” ablaze.

But how can even one piece in the New York Times suggest they are disappointed it’s so expensive.  Who cares?  The fewer people that get caught up in this tether the better.  Amazon is the No. 1 killer or only the killer of the printed word left standing.  Look how loyal J.K. is.  Remember Stephen King’s attempt to become his own publisher, and how this sunk (unfortunately.)  This was perhaps when democracy/internet or what some call “personal” democracy lost.  We just didn’t know it yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.