There’s a short interview with me about the future of books in Contents Magazine: In the field of book futurism, Hugh McGuire is both maker and commentator. He runs PressBooks, which offers a digital workflow for ebook creation built on top of WordPress, and LibriVox, a massive collection of free, public domain audiobooks. We spoke with him about more →
I am on CBC Radio: Spark this week, talking to the always lovely Nora Young, about books, the internet & “Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto.” I’m batting clean-up, segment starts at 45mins. Listen here.
Very exited today for the (soft) launch of The Rogue Reader, a new kind of publishing enterprise, run by Jason Ashlock, and powered completely by PressBooks. The whole thing is running on a dedicated PressBooks network: front-end customizable WordPress, back-end book production on PressBooks… with the PressBooks books hooking right into the front-end catalog. We more →
More than a year ago, I pitched a book idea first to Brian O’Leary (who became the co-editor), and then to Joe Wikert at O’Reilly Media. It was indeed a “book idea” in every sense of the word(s), and I am thrilled to announce that the “final” product is available today. “Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto” more →