This (Printed Book) ecology meant that: readers can enjoy the great works of humankind
readers can enjoy the great works of humankind
(Then he notes that BooksInBrowsers gets much closer to this than Books-in-Devices and Books-in-Apps. This kinda an OpenWeb story.)
Google’s promised Google Editions are going to be available in browsers. Amazon is putting its toe in the books-in-browser world with its recent beta. Star Bucks and Libre Digital’s recent announcement of best sellers readable in browsers when at a Starbucks. Ibis Reader, Book Glutton, Re Publish, SBook, and the Internet Archive are other emerging technologies for reading in browsers.
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