Yesterday Amazon announced that they now sell more Kindle books than physical books. Where do you fit on this shift towards digital reading?
The Kindle is barely approaching its 4th birthday. Yet in less than four years the Kindle has begun generating enough digital sales that Kindle books account for more book sales at Amazon than paperback and hardcover combined. Now, it’s worth noting, ebook sales still account for a very tiny amount of the total book sales but it still raises the question: how many of you are buying more ebooks than physical books?
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 05/20/11