Now THIS is discouraging!

January 16, 2008

In an article on the New York Times, Steven Jobs was referring to the Amazon Kindle when he said:

“It doesn’t matter how good or bad the product is, the fact is that people don’t read anymore,” he said. “Forty percent of the people in the U.S. read one book or less last year. The whole conception is flawed at the top because people don’t read anymore.”

The full interview is an interesting read.

What do you think? Have you asked your friends and co-workers to tell you about the last novel they read?

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