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"From Scroll to Screen" is an interesting little article. Electronic devises
are definitely giving the publishing and codex selling industry fits. There
is a simple way to measure the impending doom of Codex-- the use of copy
paper. The use of copy paper I have to believe is going up exponentially
with so many easy ways to get content now, and cheaply. If I have to read
something I read it on paper, I do not read it on a screen. I printed out
this article to read it.
So look to the paper companies for the continued life of Codex!
[mailto:rose-hulman-w...@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of WBPickett
Sent: Tuesday, September 06, 2011 7:08 PM
To: Rose-Hulman, WWW, and Society
Subject: the durable codex format for books, superior to electronic
This, I believe, is an excellent piece of analysis, debunking the idea
that books are obsolete.