Tag Archives: Chris Anderson

Booktour.com – A DIY Publicity Tool for Authors

Whether authors like it or not, more publishers now expect them to shoulder a significant portion of the marketing and publicity for their books.  A variety of useful tools is now available to ease the burden.  We’ll talk briefly about … Continue reading

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Petabytes vs. Puny Books

The July 2008 issue of Wired has a thought provoking article by Chris Anderson entitled The Petabyte Age.  A petabyteis an unimaginably large amount of data – 1,000 terabytes or a quadrillion bytes.  The article catalogs a number of important applications … Continue reading

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