The carefully selected press clippings and resources in this section have been chosen to provide a clear sense of both the forest and the trees in the landscape of emerging technology. Included are not only information about the technologies themselves but also clues to the context within which they are developed and used. New ideas, experimental projects, challenges and trends, substantive research, views on the future, and more, are discussed in the articles here. Eight categories of curated content provide both the latest news and the most important seminal works related to the technologies that have been studied in the Horizon Project.

nytimes.com

Devices to Take Textbooks Beyond Text: New e-book readers, in addition to displaying standard text, offer liquid- crystal displays to better show graphics and other ...

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How the E-book Will Change the Way We Read and Write: While electronic readers satisfy our desire for instant gratification, they may compromise the sanctity of an author, a ...

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infotoday.com

The Book as Place: This article describes the networked book as a destination and a center for community as well as reading material: “The book ...

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forbes.com

Giving It Away: ... In this article, a technology writer explains the value of publishing electronic, free versions ...

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futureofthebook.org

The Institute for the Future of the Book: This organization promotes the next generation of the book with conversation, research, and even software. ...

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e-Book Fans are Proving to Be Enthusiastic Readers: Fans of e-readers suggest that the convenience of using these products, which offer a sense of control and customization ...

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Google: We Will Bring Books Back to Life: ... This article offers perspectives on Google’s efforts to digitize millions of books and the value ...

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Free Digital Texts Begin to Challenge Costly College Textbooks in California: This article discusses how open-source and free digital textbook providers might fit into the overall ...

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7 Things You Need To Know about Sony Readers in a Higher Ed Environment : ... This white paper from the Penn State University Libraries describes relevant uses of Sony’s ...

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