January 20, 2022

Audio: Ken Doctor Discusses “Lessons to be Learned From the eBook Battle”

From WBEZ in Chicago (NPR Affiliate):

“This is not likely to be the last battle of the device wars. But while Amazon and Apple duke it out, news industry analyst [at Outsell] Ken Doctor  says other content creators should be focusing on the new products—and audiences—they can reach through said devices.  The

The Newsonomics author and blogger joins Monday’s Afternoon Shift for a closer look at eBooks and consumer pricing as it relates to device wars, the 99 cent/$9.99 world and what it means to creators of content (newspapers, musicians, authors) and consumers.”

Direct to Text Summary and Audio  (Segment Begins at Approx. 2 Minutes Into Stream)

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See Also: Ken Doctor Bio (via Outsell)

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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.