Books In Browsers 2010 Day 2
9:05 Bob Stein of If:Book Bob Stein of If:Book showing the value of the conversation around books and how this has been proven in previous generations.
9:39 Richard Nash, ThinkCursor.com, on how discoverability begins with the writer. Writers! yay!
10:18 Kovid Goyal of Calibre is up now giving a demo of their opensource booksharing.
So, during lunch we had a fire brigade with a bunch the attendees helping to haul 57 boxes of hard drives upstairs. These drives total 2.88 petabytes of memory, 288,000,ooo gigabytes…enough for about 2 billion books (see photo below). Whew and yay!
I’ll have some more images up later.
Right now it’s a wrap and there’s wine opened so I’ll be back later….