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KateRothwell: #toc all these people tweeting the same message about speakers ...I wonder if so much repetition rushes Speculation from Theory into Fact

mkirschenbaum: next up: Cory Doctorow #toc

walkley: Cory Doctorow on stage #toc

thewritermama: Session over. Next. What can we learn from the music industry? Cory Doctorow. #TOC

jwikert: #toc Attendees will get first glimpse of the new Espresso 2.0 machine in action (in the exhibit hall). Can't wait to see it!

BookNet_Canada: espresso 2.0 is here and we are going to get a book printed! #toc

totai: I'm looking forward to this next session with Cory Doctorow. #toc

soufron: #toc AAAAH CORY!

pnh: #toc Don't mean to dis Brantley, who is smart and interesting. I just think a lot of this stuff is just old cultural forms + speed.

shanakimball: Brantley imagines not just digital but fully networked books . The role of publishers is to build services around this. #toc

soufron: #toc he's as good as ever :-)

totai: Where can I find an attendee listing for #toc?

RonHogan: #toc and now Cory Doctorow!

angelajames: Oooh, I must check out the Expresso Book Machine booth in the #toc exhibit hall.

DavidDurand: Dctorow: "The copyright industries have not covered themselves in glory" #toc

stanza_reader: Excited to hear Cory Doctorow at #TOC. Cory is one of the favorite authors on Stanza at least by the twitter crowd.

thewritermama: What the copyright industry did is build a moral case for stealing. #TOC

bethknowles: RT @MichaelHyatt When we think of books, we think of them as objects. But sometimes they are works of art. Brantley #TOC

soufron: #toc @kirkbiglione consumers would pay I guess

kishizuka: Cory Doctorow, now, on lessons learned from the record industry. #toc

joebachana: #toc cory doctorow music industry made it ok to steal from you (ummmmm...)

pnh: #toc Cory Doctorow: what the entertainment industry did over the last decade was build the moral case for stealing from them.

totai: RT @jwikert: #toc Attendees will get first glimpse of the new Espresso 2.0 machine in action (in the exhibit hall). Can't wait to see it!

chelseagreen: Cory Doctorow just came onstage. Talking a mile a minute about intellectual property rights failures. #toc

SmartBitches: #toc Cory Doctorow is on stage. Right off the bat: defenders of copyright have not covered themselves with glory. MROW!

booksquare: nobody woke up this morning and said I want to do less with my music #toc

KatMeyer: now up - Cory Doctorow. bringing in the record/movie industry parallels and how we as pubs can learn from their mistakes #TOC

annmichael: does anyone know how many people are at #TOC???

TOCConNow: by @BookNet_Canada: espresso 2.0 is here and we are going to get a book printed! #toc

soufron: #toc at least publishers has not engaged in lawsuits... except for google

800ceoread: This week in NYC, people are gathering to talk about the future of publishing at O'Reilly's Tools of Change conference. Reports via #toc.

michaelhyatt: ”eBooks have the worst ratio of hours spent in meetings discussing them to dollars of revenue generated.” Doctorow #TOC

susanmernit: #TOC, Cory Doctorow: "If there ever was a group of people who had you feel okay about ripping them off it is the entertainment business."

totai: Did he say the whores of piracy or the horrors of piracy, hmmm. #toc

cherylpickett: @DavidDurand #TOC Depends on who you talk too, yes many stuck in belief traditional only way, anything else is wrong & won't sell

soufron: #toc cory doctorow : the one "little" problem is DRM... just when other industries are ditching it as fast as they can

mkirschenbaum: CD: google books aside, publishing has not engaged in the noxious legal actions of the record and film industries #toc

SmartBitches: #toc DRM technology: Jane and Cory need to have dinner. Now. "It is a futile errand in general."

thewritermama: Publishing is in the grips of e-book media. Publishing has been pretty good about not suing everybody. #TOC

joebachana: #toc doctorow: digital rights management (technology) is a 'futile errand in general'

tonysteward: RT @MichaelHyatt: ”eBooks have the worst ratio of hours spent in meetings discussing them to dollars of revenue generated.” Doctorow #TOC

michaelhyatt: “Digital rights management is a futile effort.” Doctorow #TOC

thewritermama: Cory, could you please talk slower? Now way can I keep up. :) #TOC

RonHogan: #toc Cory Doctorow: "digital rights management is a futile pursuit in general"

angelajames: #toc DRM is futile errand. Publishing adopting it when other industries are ditching it.

kirkbiglione: Doctorow talks FAST. No way to tweet this from an iphone. Summary: DRM=BAD #toc

annmichael: RT @MichaelHyatt ”eBooks have the worst ratio of hours spent in meetings discussing them to dollars of revenue generated.” Doctorow #TOC

utpress: Morning tweeps! Why does this warm weather have to accompanied by rain? Oh well, at least I have the #TOC feed to keep me happy.

rebachin: following #toc tweets, totally fun... Tools of Change for publishing.

soufron: #toc cory : the bbc is not worried with you copying this specific file of doctor who... but about you copying this week's doctor who

Kirsten: #toc Finally a realistic assessment of the failure of DRM - thank you Cory Doctorow!

dancohen: Thanks to @mkirschenbaum, we're getting some good Twitter coverage of the Tools of Change publishing conference. Also at #toc.

joebachana: #toc interesting --> if you disseminate unencrypted content, then releasing anti-copy versions won't act as a disincentive for copying

cmaisannes: Cory Doctorow: "DRM is a futile errand." #TOC

annmichael: DRM on books is every bit as futile as DRM on video Doctorow #TOC

thewritermama: Harry Potter was scanned within 24 hours and translated into German very quickly. #TOC

pablod: Peter Brantley on Literature as a Web Service. Hey, that's what we do! #toc

mkirschenbaum: CD: last Harry Potter book was scanned, proofed, and translated into German on the Web within 24 hours of its release #toc

kenbrooks: #toc Doctorow on anti-DRM sounds a bit un-nuanced

michaelhyatt: “Note: Printed books have no DRM. Why do we think we need this with digital projects.” Doctorow #TOC

annmichael: Books are distributed without DRM! Harry Potter example, copied, edited, and translated in German within 24 hours! Doctorow #TOC

taral: Are you following @thewritermama ? She's tweeting from the O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference. #TOC

joebachana: #toc getting books out in paper form does not protect from copying

totai: Most of the books on the NYT list, no one thought were good enough to steal. #toc

shanakimball: Cory Doctorow: p-books can be ripped off as easily as e-books. #toc

TAC_NISO: Doctorow: when one is distributing content for free, why wrap DRM efiles? #toc

walkley: "never underestimate the power of time rich and cash poor" Doctorow #toc

RITOPL: #TOC - Woot ... Dr Who mentioned 5 times in Corey Doctrow's speech.

annmichael: DRM is always cracked Doctorow #TOC

Kirsten: Most books on the NY Times Bestseller's list weren't interesting enough to steal apparently - LOL! #toc

briancroxall: Rt @mkirschenbaum: last Harry Potter book was scanned, proofed, and translated into German on the Web within 24 hours of its release #toc

mkirschenbaum: CD: DRM is a futile errand; DRM is always cracked; example of Spore #toc

fivejs: Clueless here. What is #TOC?

thewritermama: Time rich, cash poor folks will always have time to pirate. Can't stop it. #TOC

Kirsten: Most pirated video game of 2008 - Spore #toc (I wasn't a fan)

kenbrooks: #toc but doctorow is entertaining, that's for sure

susanmernit: #TOC: Morning keynote: Peter Brantley http://ff.im/-Zvzr

kishizuka: DRM on books every bit as futile. Deathly Hallows scanned and proofed and translated into German within 24 hours.-Doctorow #toc

totai: Can you say "DOWN WITH DRM"? C'mon now, everyone!! #toc

pablod: #toc Cory Doctorow's layin' down some truth.

thinkmaya: RT @taral: Are you following @thewritermama ? She's tweeting from the O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference. #TOC

aaronhierholzer: Most pirated video game of 2008, Spore, also the one with the most draconian DRM #toc

briancroxall: That last #toc begs the question:why publishers wouldn't use crowdsourcing tactics to provide translation and bring works out simultaneously

KatMeyer: what he said - RT @kirkbiglione: Doctorow talks FAST. No way to tweet this from an iphone. Summary: DRM=BAD #toc

bobcarlton: RT @pnh: #toc Cory quotes my line about ebook publishing entailing publishing's worst-ever ratio of meeting-hours to dollars earned

RonHogan: #toc Cory Doctorow's talk is too fast and dense for me to tweet effectively. shutting up to listen.

mkirschenbaum: CD: how long before Stephen King exclusive Kindle/DRM book shows up on Pirate Bay? willing to bet seven days #toc

soufron: @KatMeyer #toc Summary... it's rather DRM=STUPID YOU MORONS

KatMeyer: Corey Doctorow "drm is bad and stupid "(i paraphrase here) #TOC

thewritermama: Why is publishing using DRM? Because of demand. Don't blame the vendors. :) #TOC

jaygarmon: RT @pnh: #toc Cory Doctorow: what the entertainment industry did over the last decade was build the moral case for stealing from them.

kishizuka: Doctorow taking bets - he says 7 days, $100 - that new Kindle DRM will be busted. Anyone? #toc

cherylpickett: #TOC I can pass around a print book to 10 friends, then sell it at yard sale and someone else can pass around, but ebooks need DRM?

geoffcox: The video game with the most draconian DRM is also the most pirated video game of 2008 (Spore). #toc

michaelhyatt: “Publishing is using DRM because of the DRM-vendors. They are creating the demand for this.” Doctorow #TOC

mikecane: RT: @thewritermama: Time rich, cash poor folks will always have time to pirate. Can't stop it. #TOC -- YES!!

RealTimeTrends: #ToC - is now the #2 trend on twitter. Follow here: http://idek.net/2Sz

DavidDurand: vendors push DRM, but claim that publishers demand it. Publishing should preserve their image of not being jerks. #toc

KateRothwell: @Gwen_In_Texas so it's an Old Truth--days old. I'm not #toc and don't feel like I'm missing much. Except someone else cooking. I miss that.

totai: RT @cherylpickett: #TOC I can pass around a print book to 10 friends, then sell it at yard sale and someone else can pass around, but eb ...

thewritermama: Publishing is not record industry, lucky for them, they are not perceived as jerks like the record industry. #TOC

pnh: #toc Doctorow: We hear that music biz forced Apple to accept DRM. In fact what Apple got out it was platform lock-in. Who played whom?

SmartBitches: #toc Who makes more: the company who blows money on DRM, or the company who insures that everyone who wants to give them money can do so.

Kirsten: RT @kishizuka: Doctorow taking bets - he says 7 days, $100 - that new Kindle DRM will be busted. Anyone? #toc

geoffcox: Publishers need to convey to the public that we're not the recording industry. #toc

indiebusiness: RT @MichaelHyatt: “A book is a macine to think with. J.A. Richards, 1924” Brantley #TOC I love this! Powerful thought. What are you reading?

KatMeyer: much better stated! RT @soufron: @KatMeyer #toc Summary... it's rather DRM=STUPID YOU MORONS

modernevil: I read Doctorow's columns & follow digital publishing, so ... Nothing new here, yet. Probably good for everyone else? #ToC

thedigitalist: #toc Cory Doctorow: no DRM

thewritermama: People have been motivated to rip off the record industry. But publishers are nicer. (Don't change that, guys!) #TOC

SmartBitches: #toc Failure of Overdrive: If you buy books, prepare to lose them because of baroque corporate wrangling. Steal them and keep forever.

jwikert: #toc Cory Doctorow notes that the publishing industry isn't as evil as the music industry, and we should make sure the world knows it!

KatMeyer: "if you STEAL your ebooks you can keep them forever, this is not a message u want to b sending 2 your customers" CD #TOC

totai: "Everyone wants to be a platform, because everyone wants to charge rent to everyone else that wants to use their platform." #toc pt. 1

TOCConNow: by @KatMeyer: much better stated! RT @soufron: @KatMeyer #toc Summary... it's rather DRM=STUPID YOU MORONS

thewritermama: Platform, platform, platform...he's talking about a technological platform. Bizes want to lock people into their stuff. #TOC

cart: Listening to Cory Doctorov at #toc. The song remains the same.

evo_terra: OK, if I keep following the #toc tweets, I'm not going to get a damned thing done today. Hope someone plans on debriefing me!

totai: Let me refine my earlier question, what is the ratio of platform providers : publishers at #toc pt.2

Kirsten: RT @KatMeyer: "if you STEAL your ebooks you can keep them forever, this is not a message u want to b sending 2 your customers" CD #TOC

shanakimball: CD: hey publishers, don't be like the music industry. No DRM for ebooks. #toc

thewritermama: For example, Apple wants to get you and keep you. Apple has leverage over the record industry. #TOC

TAC_NISO: Doctorow: everyone wants to own the platform to charge the rents, but what happens when the platform vanishes? Users lose access. #toc

srharris19: Sounds like books are getting all "social media" over at #TOC

annmichael: man - I lost internet connection at #TOC and had to switch to broadband - at the worst time!!!

DavidDurand: #toc you can be a platform and charge fair rent without chaining your customers and their customers to the storefront.

pablod: #toc Cory: most priated game of 08? Spore. Most draconian DRM? Spore.

michaelhyatt: “DRM means that if a DRM technology disappears, so does your collection of eBooks. Not a good solution.” Doctorow #TOC

michaelhyatt: RT @KatMeyer: "if you STEAL your ebooks you can keep them forever, this is not a message u want to b sending 2 your customers" CD #TOC

totai: But if ebook publishing is the biggest waste of invested time in discussion, who has the money to build their own platform? #toc

booksquare: company that controls licensing of DRM controls *your* business #toc

pnh: #toc Selling DRM books is like agreeing to only sell your books via Walmart--you're hostage to your DRM scheme, which someone else controls

thinkmaya: RT @thewritermama: Publishing is not record industry, lucky for them, they are not perceived as jerks like the record industry. #TOC

thewritermama: What can we (biz) do to be the masters of our destiny? Like Apple. Make people think of you for a particular purpose (like Walmart). #TOC

DavidDurand: #toc Pirated spore was better, because the DRM broke a significant percentage of all installations. What a reverse incentive

pnh: #toc Cory reminds us that the real hot spot of DRM awfulness in book industry isn't the Kindle, it's Audible

KatMeyer: Cory Doctorow explains to bookworld that drm does I'd all cost no benefit #toc http://twitpic.com/1f2hj

Paladella: #toc DRM is always broken.....publishers should learn this

cherylpickett: #TOC you find your favorite platform, your reader dies and you can't find/afford another, so too bad for you is the answer publishers want?

ami_with_an_i: Doctorow: drm is always broken, and you might learn that the hard way. #toc

annmichael: Doctorow #TOC is really doing a great job - he's not only right - he's so entertaining!

totai: I just saw the Audible team leave the room at #toc.

mikecane: Had to resort to using Twitterfall now due to #TOC tweets overwhelming Twitter. Srsly.

pnh: #toc Apple will sell a DRM-free song. Amazon will sell DRM-free MP3s. Audible WILL NOT sell a DRM-free ebook.

annmichael: "anytime someone puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they're not doing it for your benefit" Doctorow #TOC

thewritermama: Anytime someone puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they are not doing it for your benefit. #TOC

mkirschenbaum: CD: doctorow's law: any time someone puts a lock on something you own, against your wishes, and doesn't give you the key . . . #toc

TOCConNow: by @cherylpickett: #TOC you find your favorite platform, your reader dies and you can't find/afford another, so too bad for you is the an...

kracke: @MichaelHyatt is tweeting some awesome #TOC stuff about DRM. Check it...

mkirschenbaum: . . . they're not doing it for your benefit. #toc

podiobooks: RT @pnh: ' #toc Cory Doctorow reminds us that the real hot spot of DRM awfulness in book industry isn't the Kindle, it's Audible'

joebachana: #Toc music industry makes book publishers look like 'saints'

totai: RT @mikecane: Had to resort to using Twitterfall now due to #TOC tweets overwhelming Twitter. Srsly. - I'm lovin it!

tencate: @hdsjulian O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing Conference 2009 http://www.toccon.com/ #toc

spiver: Doctorow talk on music biz vs publishing misses pt. Not abt piracy,abt trying to map corporate mentality onto biz of new technologies. #Toc

mikesansone: Following the twitter-stream of #TOC ( http://www.toccon.com/toc2009 )

michaelhyatt: DRM doesn't stop those serious about stealing your content. It only locks you (as the publisher) into proprietary platforms.” Doctorow #TOC

pnh: #toc Doctorow's Law: Any time somebody puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they are not doing it for your benefit

DanKok: When someone puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, it's not to benefit you - Cory Doctorow #toc

thewritermama: Amazon is out of their minds when it comes to digital delivery. Their terms suck. #TOC

michaelhyatt: Doctorow is railing on Amazon and the Kindle. Incredibly bold, but I love it! #TOC

totai: New EULA should read "Don't break copyright law!" #toc

kishizuka: "Amazon out of their minds" on digital delivery, says Doctorow. Re: ability to delete files on your hard drive - "this is crazy." #toc

KatMeyer: RT @pnh: ' #toc Cory Doctorow reminds us that the real hot spot of DRM awfulness in book industry isn't the Kindle, it's Audible'

annmichael: @michaelhyatt me too! He's doing a great job Doctorow #TOC

Thandelike: RT many pub types at #toc: reading is no longer a solitary act says speaker peter brantley of digital library foundation. it's a social act.

stanza_reader: #toc - Any time somebody puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they are not doing it for your benefit per @doctorow

shanakimball: CD: drm is all cost, no benefit, for publishers. #toc

thewritermama: Watch out for fifteen pages of legalese. 12 year olds don't know what it means. They think it means that it's okay to rip others off.#TOC

jwikert: #toc Doctorow's proposal: Abandon DRM and have a short EULA that simply says, "Don't Break Copyright Law."

thedigitalist: #toc Cory D: simplest ULA should be "Don't break copyright law." Anything else is not a true service or purchase

pablod: #toc Doctorow's Law: Any time someone puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they are not doing it for your benefit.

angelajames: @jane_l would love this #toc keynote by Cory Doctorow

SmartBitches: #toc publishing grabbing technology (DRM) that other industries are dropping because it is not useful or effective.

mikecane: #TOC Twitterfall is FAIL. Use http://www.tweetgrid.com -- it's not FAILing.

KatMeyer: RT @kishizuka: "Amazon out of their minds" on digital delivery. Re: ability to delete files on your hard drive - "this is crazy." CD #toc

Kirsten: RT @stanza_reader: #toc - Any time somebody puts a lock on something u own and doesn't give u the key, they are not doing it for your be ...

totai: We need a spare battery bank/swap at #toc - no plugs!

ngintaka: Cory Doctorow at #toc: DRM is *always* broken. Benefits key manufacturers not prorety owners.

tsattersten: Cory says the Kindle, the Sony Reader, Audible are going to force publishing to learn lessons that music industry has already learned. #toc

michaelhyatt: “Anyone who takes your stuff, locks it up (supposedly for your benefit), and doesn’t give you the key, is not doing it for you.” #TOC

cherylpickett: #TOC maybe readers will just have to vote with their dollars, if stuff with DRM doesn't sell, it goes away, kinda like new Coke

totai: RT @mikecane: #TOC Twitterfall is FAIL. Use http://www.tweetgrid.com -- it's not FAILing. It's not failing for me, work's great.

urbanhipster: What's HARO? And what's this #toc hashtag that's going on today? Where have I been?

kishizuka: Don't ask 12-yr-olds to comprehend licensing agreements, they will likely grow up inspired to rip you off, too. #toc

KatMeyer: @KatMeyer: picture of Cory Doctorow keynote at #toc (audience appears 2 b listening!) http://twitpic.com/1f2hj

mikecane: @totai Then you're lucky. TweetGrid isn't freezing for me as Twitterfall did. #TOC

adamengst: Sounds like Cory Doctorow is ripping into the use of DRM for Audible audiobooks and Kindle ebooks at #TOC. WIsh I was there!

JustOneMoreBook: Hey- how/where do I listen to Cory Doctrow #TOC talk? http://tinyurl.com/bspv6f

thewritermama: Little Brother NYT Bestselling Book by Doctorow. Amazon wouldn't allow his book without a DRM. #TOC

joebachana: #toc Platform vendors will wield too much power over the content creators

michaelhyatt: RT @tsattersten: Cory says the Kindle, et. al. are going to force publishing to learn lessons that music industry has already learned. #TOC

KatMeyer: RT @kishizuka: Don't ask 12-yr-olds to comprehend licensing agreements, they will likely grow up inspired to rip you off, too. #toc

mikecane: @urbanhipster #TOC tag is for Tools of Change eBook/book conference in NYC. Doctorow is now speaking.

cart: OK, Cory, I'll read "Little Brother"! #toc

morgellon: RT: @podiobooks: RT @pnh: ' #toc Cory Doctorow reminds us the real hot spot of DRM awfulness in book industry isn't the Kindle it's Audible'

thewritermama: Go to head of strategic services: And say we get to choose if we have DRM. #TOC

RITOPL: #TOC - Cory Doctrow is tearing it up with an excellent arguement agaist DRM.

TAC_NISO: Twittering at confernces: almost everyone quoting speaker. What do you THINK about what is said? #toc

soufron: #toc cory : the choice to use DRM should belong to authors, and not to their publishers...

pnh: #toc The DRM you publishers thought you were forcing Amazon to accept? It's a trap Amazon was forcing _you_ to accept.

thewritermama: Don't let Amazon dictate the rules on to copyright holders. #TOC

mkirschenbaum: CD: vendors should never dictate DRM to right's holders (example: Audible.com, will not accept non-DRMed books) #toc

KatMeyer: CD explained tangled web of DRM better than anyone I've heard before. #TOC

thewritermama: Time for a break! #TOC

ami_with_an_i: Doctorow: amazon is forcing drm on you. #toc

Kirsten: @doctorow was awesome - hope the rest of the presentations today are nearly that good #toc

michaelhyatt: “We should not license any more content to Amazon UNLESS they give us the choice to allow or not allow DRM.” Doctorow #TOC

Paladella: #toc (Cory) the only EULA you need is: don't break copyright law ....clever man!

cherylpickett: @urbanhipster #TOC is tools of change conference in publishing by O'Reilly, HARO is help a reporter out, get leads for publicity

TOCConNow: by @cherylpickett: #TOC maybe readers will just have to vote with their dollars, if stuff with DRM doesn't sell, it goes away, kinda like...

RonHogan: #toc Cory Doctorow's talk was amazing. DRM? a scam by DRM vendors.

pablod: RT @pnh #toc The DRM you publishers thought you were forcing Amazon to accept? It's a trap Amazon was forcing _you_ to accept.

mikecane: #TOC Amazon takes ** 65% ** that's ENOUGH reason not to do business with the Kindle Store!

tsattersten: Cory says DRM does not work and creates incredible incentives for your customers for break it. #toc

RonHogan: #toc Doctorow "while you were worried about Google, Amazon snuck in and (played?) you."

totai: Great break music at #toc

ngintaka: Doctorow's challenge: publishers should decide themselves if/when to implement DRM not be dictated to by platform owners. #toc

chriswebb: Enjoying the #toc tweet coverage of Doctorow's DRM rant. I love reading his DRM-free ebooks via feedbooks. Reading Little Brother now.

kishizuka: Random House audio wanted to sell mp3 of Little Brother, Amazon said only through Audible, which requires DRM - Doctorow #toc

kirkbiglione: Doctorow urges publishers to demand control over kindle drm. Remember, bezos claims kindle is drm agnostic. #toc

TweetingTrends: New Twitter Trend : #TOC http://minurl.org/oRD

RonHogan: #toc Doctorow urges publishers to refuse to license any more digital product unless THEY get to make DRM decision.

HCPBlogging: Cory Doctorow gave a great keynote on DRM - relevant and insightful...'vendors dictating DRM rules to content holders is madness...' #TOC

thewritermama: Must get coffee. #TOC

TOCConNow: by @michaelhyatt: ?We should not license any more content to Amazon UNLESS they give us the choice to allow or not allow DRM.? Doctorow #TOC

SmartBitches: #toc call to action: no one should license any product without allowing owner to determine whether it has DRM. Vendor should NOT control DRM

peterkaminski: O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing live-tweet now, #toc http://is.gd/j2Bl #toc2009 http://is.gd/j2CM http://www.toccon.com/toc2009

booktype: Wishing I was at #toc listening to Doctorow. (I've been reading Little Brother online since my library and local bookstore don't have it.)

trovebooks: #toc Cory Doctorow great talk. Death to DRM

cherylpickett: @mikecane #TOC on top of the 65% they often think ebooks are only worth a couple of bucks just because there's no paper, wrong wrong wrong

zzgavin: Cory Doctorow at #toc, DRM should be the choice of the rights holder, not the vendor. Example Audible and Amazon enforce DRM, not Publishers

kishizuka: Doctorow's call to action to safeguard future of publishing: pubs, don't agree to licensing that stipulates whether or not it has DRM. #toc

edwinalui: RT @cherylpickett: @mikecane #TOC on top of the 65% they often think ebooks are only worth a couple of bucks just because there's no pap ...

frontmatter: Looks like HarperCollins's voluntary retirement program wasn't enough. News to come . . . Ug, I'd much rather be at #toc

mrcruce: RT @tsattersten Kindle, Sony Reader, Audible will force publishing to learn lessons that music industry has already learned. #toc

mrcruce: #toc Any time someone puts a lock on something you own and doesn't give you the key, they are not doing it for your benefit.

mikecane: @cherylpickett #TOC I think top price for eBooks is $5-$10. Period.

cherylpickett: Interested in what's going on in the publishing industry with digital, ebooks? Follow #TOC tools of change conference

modernevil: Tight crowd around the EBM - OnDemandBooks is very popular with this crowd. #ToC

pablod: #toc ooo up close with the Plastic Logic reader! Shiny!!!

angelajames: #toc Plastic Logic reader http://twitpic.com/1f2qp

chartreuseb: "never underestimate the power of time rich and cash poor" Doctorow #toc

tsattersten: Cory's call to action was publishers calling Amazon tomorrow and remind them who dictates the terms about how their materials are sold #toc

modernevil: Plastic Logic's new eReader is even sexier & sleeker (&thinner!) in person. #ToC

angelajames: #toc http://twitpic.com/1f2rw readius

KPub: #toc Another fruitless search for an outlet. Need one of Ben Franklin's kites and a little lightning.

mariaschneider: Thinks @RonHogan has most entertaining behind-the-scenes coverage of publishing industry conference #toc. Check him out too.

akaSylvia: Reading @pnh's stream from Cory Doctorow's keynote on DRM More twitters on this by following #toc hashtag http://twurl.nl/u7vokz

michaelhyatt: The conference keynotes are over; now the breakout sessions start. I am going to my room to do some other work. I’ll be offline. #TOC

angelajames: #toc Readius ereader folded up http://twitpic.com/1f2t1

Steve_Hamilton: @pablod I am anti-DRM, but Doctorow's Law has a hole. You don't own that thing that is DRMed. EULA = license != ownership. #toc #notattoc

chrisbrogan: Quotes earlier are from the O'Reilly Tools of Change conference in NYC. #toc. Lots of great stories about publishing being told here.

walkley: Doctorow good, polemical, thousand mile an hour stuff - as expected. #toc

jasonboog: #toc Interesting footnote to @doctorow keynote: http://tinyurl.com/cso839