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Virtual E-book Kiosks One Giant Step Closer

Posted at 8:25AM Monday 14 Jan 2013

For years we've been forecasting e-book kiosks, brick and mortar showrooms for e-books. You walk into a store, browse descriptions and sample texts from some two or three million books, point your smart phone at the ones you want, buy and download them. The great thing is that these shops don't have to be bookstores.

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