diTii.com Digital News Hub

Sign up with your email address to be the first to know about latest news and more.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp (more information)


Reading Debate with Microsoft Research’s Bill Buxton

TVO.org dives into a discussion about reading with a panel of guests including Microsoft Research’s Bill Buxton. As reading digital content ‘onscreen’ (whatever that screen may be) rather than in print increases, what will that mean for society? And as information delivery naturally ‘packets down’ from long-form literary novels to ever-shorter posts and tweets, are we witnessing the death of long-form storytelling? This’s an interesting dicussion worth watching. Devices like e-Ink Readers and slate tablets have great benefits for long-form reading, and sales of books like Twilight and the Harry Potter series suggest that we’re still willing to invest time in a good text story even while the entropy of choice dictates that in our spare time we’re more likely to jump across info-nuggets social networking and news aggregators.

Full Article: on10

Share This Story, Choose Your Platform!

Get Latest News

Subscribe to Digital News Hub

Get our daily newsletter about the latest news in the industry.
First Name
Last Name
Email address
Secure and Spam free...