Amazon Kindle – Electronic Paper is here …

Amazon KindleI’ve been keeping my eye on electronic paper technology for a few years and now it’s seeing the light of day in products like Amazon’s Kindle – Sony, Apple and others are all releasing products soon too

Details and a good video on Amazon’s site here

and a good Wikipedia article on the technology here –

There was much talk at the London Book Fair last week on Convergence and multi-format delivery of books from the outset of publication.

This is of course what we did with 100 Years of Ermintrude back in 2006 when it came out as a PDF first, then as MP3 and then MP4 – the last version out was the printed book