Open Access Week
Reading Goes Electric: The Rise, Evolution and Significance of the eBook
Can ebooks (especially free ones) make us more human? What would Thomas Jefferson say about ebooks? How powerful can artificial intelligence be if it grows on a low protein diet? What if Google (or something like it) "ruled" the world? How did IBM's Watson computer get so smart anyway? Look at the present - it hints boldly at a possible future, for ebooks and digital texts in general. What would a world corpus of recorded (textually remembered) knowledge make possible?