Shocking isn’t it? When I read this article on the NYTimes.com, I initially thought it was just a very clever link baiting technique and that they were making mountains out of molehills. But when I read closer, I realized OH MY GOD, it looks like it’s going to be true!
Many of you have seen Google scan books both public domain as well as many to and best selling physical books. But this is something different. You provide the files and YOU set the prices. The only question I have is are they going to rape and pillage the author like Amazon does? I guess we’ll wait and see.
Either way, I think this is going to be absolutely HUGE.
Here’s the link to the original article.
Poised to Sell E-Books, Google Takes On Amazon – NYTimes.com