I posted to my blog about Encyclopaedia Britannica no longer producing a print publication….

I posted to my blog about Encyclopaedia Britannica no longer producing a print publication. The end of an era. Digital wins. What's next for them?

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For 244 years, the thick volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica have stood on the shelves of homes, libraries, and businesses everywhere, a source of enlightenment as well as comfort to their owners …

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4 thoughts on “I posted to my blog about Encyclopaedia Britannica no longer producing a print publication….

  1. Ari Adler

    Plus, it's tougher to sell apps door-to-door! In all seriousness, I don't think it's much of a surprise to see this happening. I just hope the infrastructure can keep up with our transition to a fully digital society. After all, many of our devices are battery operated, but everything needs a charge and will the electric grids be able to keep up? I have my doubts.

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  2. Ari Adler

    Plus, it's tougher to sell apps door-to-door! In all seriousness, I don't think it's much of a surprise to see this happening. I just hope the infrastructure can keep up with our transition to a fully digital society. After all, many of our devices are battery operated, but everything needs a charge and will the electric grids be able to keep up? I have my doubts.

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