Category Archives: Business

The coming nonfiction e-tsunami. Watch out for floating “Babe Ruth bars.”

Website Magazine cites a research report from Yankee Group that estimates ebook sales will reach $2.7 billion in sales in 2013. That’s compared to $313 million two years ago, in 2009. Quite the leap. Average prices, meanwhile are expected to … Continue reading

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Kodak puts medical imaging division on the block

Kodak’s press release is here. Here’s CEO Antonio M. Perez, in the release: “Our stated corporate goal is to be among the top three in each of the businesses in which we compete,” Perez said. “While the Health Group is … Continue reading

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Time to merge online with bricks & mortar

A Dutch bricks & mortar bookseller has implemented Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology in two of its stores to help it manage inventory — and to help customers shop for books. I find both applications interesting, but it’s the latter … Continue reading

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