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angelinaward: An empty room is not a good sign. What's the exciting session @ 2:00? #toc

Jordanbrown5: So what is the tag #toc ? Top of content?

TOCConNow: by @angelinaward: An empty room is not a good sign. What's the exciting session @ 2:00? #toc

robotech_master: @Jordanbrown5 O'Reilly's Tools of Change conference in NYC, at which the entire audience happily twitters the contents of the panels. #toc

SidneyChambers: #TOC deja vu back to when VHS movies cost $99. eBook from Oreilly is $31.99 .. paper book from AMZN is 26.99

billtrippe: RT @danwallek An excellent point about over-focus on trade publishing at #toc http://twitter.com/danwallek/status/1199404586

doctorow: No slides at Future of News panel -- Powerpoint corrupts. #toc

RuelBass: sessions getting more sparse perhaps? #toc

RonHogan: #toc the future of news: what's that got to do w/the book industry? let's see!

Jordanbrown5: @acgaughen O'Reilly's Tools of Change conference in NYC, at which the entire audience happily twitters the contents of the panels. #toc

pablod: Now: How to compete in the ebook marketplace. #toc

SidneyChambers: #TOC maybe Kindle pushes sane pricing to the ebook market

gkamp: Great interview with M-L Jepsen on #olpc #lcd #eink relevant to #toc but didn't make into @timoreilly keynote :-( http://is.gd/jcgn

eykd: XML: Proliferation of DTDs and Schemas have been a challenge. This is what I suspected. #toc

eykd: XML: Recursive DTD exacerbated this--all elements available all the time. #toc

Urbis: #toc @pdlug: Well said, regarding redefining books.

chapmanchapman: Phil Zuckerman wins already for moxie points. "Think Yiddish, but dress British." #toc

tobiasbuckell: RT @pablod: Now: How to compete in the ebook marketplace. #toc tv: there too

julietrelstad: Funny! Tweetdeck notifications for #toc search pop up during presentation

modernevil: wiki panel next (not typing out panel's silly name) #ToC

thewritermama: Newspaper panel starts now at #TOC: Andrew Nachison, Nick Bilton, Jeff Jarvis, and Susan ? (What's her last name?)

geoffcox: $1.30 for a roll of Lifesavers at the Marriott! That can't be normal - even for NYC. #toc

chapmanchapman: @RonHogan I bet it takes 9min for Jarvis to say "googlejuice" #toc

eykd: XML: They didn't separate semantics and design. Product-specific schema!!! #toc

soufron: #toc news ? what is that ?

thewritermama: Taking about the notion of WeMedia. Andrew means the world in which everyone can be media, produce media, share it and enhance it. #TOC

KatMeyer: future of news panel -what bk publishers can maybe learn from news biz is 1 possible topic. (um, how to file 4 bankruptcy perhaps?) #TOC

tobiasbuckell: #toc presenters should realize that slides with tiny numbers on chart are hard to read from back. Chart= useless and non value added.

mikecane: Names of and participants of sessions should be tweeted prior to start. Twitter use FAIL! #TOC

thewritermama: Production is networked and diffuse. News and other forms of media. Conversation rather than lecture in this panel... #TOC

chapmanchapman: at "Building Old World Publishing Values into New World Automated Workflows" #toc

MRMaguire: @Jordanbrown5 #toc is Tools of Change for Publishing Conference happening right now.

laurahazardowen: We need to pin down what's NEWSnews, and what's not. (The Future of News) #TOC

thewritermama: To Jeff Jarvis: ? Educator, blogger, news industry executive, What Would Google Do? What has Google done? #TOC

eykd: XML: Publishing does not work with a waterfall-style workflow. Very good point. I'd expect it to be iterative... hence the "Agile" #toc

thewritermama: What has the book industry dealt with with Google and does this apply to news? #TOC

chelseagreen: Is #toc streaming live online? If so, link?

MRMaguire: Gee, if I were mobile and had the $$$, the #TOC conference looks pretty good. http://bit.ly/rI7t

davegray: NYT panel on the future of news #toc

edwinalui: RT @eykd: XML: Publishing does not work with a waterfall-style workflow. Very good point. I'd expect it to be iterative...hence "Agile" #toc

thewritermama: There's no reason the book industry could not have done what Google did. #TOC

eykd: XML: Complex metadata == BAD. Man, that's an ugly slide. #toc

thewritermama: But like other industries it's understandable to protect the past rather than create the future. #TOC

RonHogan: #toc Jarvis "there's no reaason the book industry couldn't have done what Google did"

KatMeyer: Jeff Jarvis: google is not the enemy. new audiences can find books via da webs - it's all good. #TOC

ljndawson: #TOC - even sitting in the speaker's lounge clearing out my emails and catching up...I hear a lot of useful convo

sarahw: #toc omg the future of news moderator cannot moderate. And jarvis plugs away

eykd: XML: Users: "You want me to do WHAT?" #toc

thewritermama: Books can do all kinds of things: "Maybe we should just hand over the business to Google." Or imitate Google. #TOC

davegray: Jeff jarvis: there's no reason the publishing industry could not have done what google did -- but industries tend to protect their past #toc

soufron: #toc wrong... google does not have better ad sales !

RonHogan: #toc Jarvis says too many people are stuck protecting the past instead of building the future

KathrynC: #toc @RonHogan publishing couldn't do what Google because they would have had to renegotiate all their contracts

johnjambrose: Approx 35% of "ebook" content is 'news' according to #toc Compete to Win session; but data is at least 1 year old.

eykd: XML: New tool tried to replace established jargon with technical language. No communication w/ users. FAIL. #toc

KatMeyer: Jeff Jarvis: "google has better tech than news ind will ever have." Nick JBilton: "...well..." #TOC

greentweet: @chelseagreen #toc follow on blip.tv, rss feed, twitter...

Fraser: OH @ lunch: the rate of change is directly related to how competitive the industry is (tv - journals - newspapers - trade publishers) #toc

thewritermama: Nick: Microsoft had no idea how to tell stories. At the NYT, we have archives going back to 1867. We have a ton of content. #TOC

eykd: XML: Adoption takeaway: XML is a great tool, but it has to be communicated effectively, or users will blame XML itself. #toc

mikecane: @KathrynC Easily fixed. Publishers should REVERT ALL RIGHTS. Let us WRITERS join the 21st century. #TOC

soufron: #toc google does automated ad sales, that's really low value.. being able to sell ads at a good price is difficult, but it's worth the try !

edwinalui: XML tools must be developed with end user input to stave skepticism and ensure ease of use #toc

KatMeyer: Bilton: there isn't /hasn't been much tech out there that can handle the amount of content that NYT has #TOC

greentweet: @chelseagreen #toc http://toccon.blip.tv/#1771218

robertheym: Using Twitter search to follow #toc. Nifty. Twiiter search saves only 100 pages? That's only 5 hours ago. Anyway to see older messages?

eykd: XML: When the problems get THIS bad, hit the reset button. #toc

davegray: A lot of really big companies out there could not handle the amount of data we (NYT) have #toc

greentweet: @chelseagreen #toc http://bit.ly/q713

thewritermama: How to avoid turning the process over to someone else? Analytics and customization is part of the storytellng future. #TOC

mitchjoel: Some special audio content for the next two episodes of Six Pixels of Separation Podcast courtesy of being at Tools of Change. #TOC.

KatMeyer: Bilton: analytics, customization, smart content - helping people cull through the news is where NYT is headed. #TOC

thewritermama: The NYTputs out 600 stories a day. #TOC

chapmanchapman: Zuckerman: We publish souvenirs, not traditional books. (Limited ed., made to look/feel like original old edition) #toc

edwinalui: #toc Change the tool AND the environment.

jsteeleeditor: Books as souvenirs for people who want to remember or commemorate something. Tapping into nostalgia. -Zuckerman #toc

thewritermama: Susan: What kinds of ideas or projects will emerge in innovation? Talking about two projects that want to be local. #TOC

jasonboog: RT @robertheym Using Twitter search to follow #toc. Nifty. Twiiter search saves only 100 pages? That's only 5 hours ago.

doctorow: What is the NYT doing to be better for bloggers and other linkers? They suck -- different URLs for same story, stupid regwall, etc #toc

ccapot: @#TOC - Nick Bilton said Google is not a content creator but a software company.

eykd: XML: Built cross-functional, cross-business teams, asked critics to join the teams. #toc

thewritermama: Creating a Craig's List style funding so that investigative reporting can be done. #TOC

eykd: XML: "Technology is a means not an end." #toc

Hadrien: RT @KatMeyer: Bilton: analytics, customization, smart content - helping people cull through the news is where NYT is headed. #TOC

thewritermama: Also The Public Press: What if SF Bay Area could grow a daily newspaper? Would it be like NPR? #TOC

BookNet_Canada: NYT Nick Boltin says analytics and customization is part of the storytellng future. #TOC

jwikert: #TOC Wanna see the new Safari mobile UI? Till midnight tonight, use this access: ID: toc2009, password: toc: http://tinyurl.com/bj5tk

edwinalui: @eykd A bipartisan approach, if you will. #toc

Hadrien: Nice example about properly using analytics from Bilton: same thing would be useful for ebooks #TOC

DanKok: Vincent Hendersen - Innodata - Competing to win in an eBook market. Very informative. #toc

doctorow: Knight Foundation should fund research into newsreading that doesn't compromise anonymity #toc

thewritermama: Lisa Williams has directory of local blogs. #TOC

julietrelstad: Baffled by the sheer number of applications one could use to process documents, none is good for data. #toc

RealTimeTrends: #toc - has risen to the #2 trend on twitter. Follow here: http://idek.net/2Sz

mikecane: @doctorow NYT has also changed something. Now FURL can't save copy of page all of the time. #TOC

Springbaby31: #TOC Thanks so much to my colleague @Literanista for tweeting from Tues PM and Wed AM sessions.

eykd: @edwinalui: But a whole lot cheaper! #toc

Springbaby31: #TOC Future of News http://snurl.com/bpdkr

TomThompson: RT @RonHogan RT @mariaschneider #toc If books are going to be entirely social media, the future looks bleak for introverts.

jasonboog: #toc "How does it translate to a business model?" every panel gets that same question. Are we in a recession or something?

Nearlydown: @doctorow what is #toc?

ljndawson: #TOC - Naps are the new black.

Hadrien: Hyperlocal news should be embedded into social networks from my point of view. Still pretty hard to monetize at this point. #TOC

TomThompson: Is the message of #TOC that literature's dead? Kinda. At least that's how it started with Chris Brogan. Maybe dead as a business model?

eykd: XML: They changed the schema(s), switched to a modified DocBook. Established format opens up a whole ecosystem toolchain. #toc

KathrynC: @jasonboog #toc At least the answers about business models are getting a teeny bit better over time.

lisacharters: @timoreilly #toc imagine how crazy these elevators are for tourists staying @ Marriott? These elevators are a good conversation starter!

doctorow: ToC = O'Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing conference in NYC http://www.toccon.com/toc2009 #toc

davegray: Someone quoting clay shirky "it's now possible to so things because of love" #toc

eykd: @TomThompson: Not dead, just resting. #toc

julietrelstad: XML servers like MarkLogic or XDB are a good place to store my books in situ. Who knew? #toc

davegray: Forging the communities can come first. One a community has been established you can fond a way to support the activity. #toc

Nearlydown: I'm searching for _#TOC_ live on TweetGrid Search - http://tweetgrid.com/search?q=%23TOC #TOC

RandomHouseCA: when do you think ebooks will eclipse print in sales? Readership? #toc

josholalia: RT @doctorow: Knight Foundation should fund research into newsreading that doesn't compromise anonymity #toc

eykd: XML: 1st, wireframe in Word(!). 2nd, prototype in WordPress(!). #toc

chadrem: The idea of having a relationship with your audience is what drives micro-patronage. - Matt Thompson #toc

davegray: The idea of forming a relationship with your audience is what drives micropatronage #toc

chapmanchapman: Zuckerman: You have to sacrifice some short term value for short term workflow benefit. Then you'll get your long term value add. #toc

RonHogan: #toc micropatronage is driven by relationship btwn authr & audience; works in online news, can work for books

eykd: XML: 3rd iteration, drupal-based web app. Interesting. #toc

thewritermama: There are blogger journalists out there asking their supporters to fund them to go cover a story. Nice! #TOC

KatMeyer: consider "micropatronage" http://www.talkingpointsmemo.com/ given as example. go to your community & ask 4 their support #TOC

thewritermama: The old world is no longer sufficient and the new world isn't here yet. Jeff Jarvis #TOC

doctorow: Jarvis: We live in an interregnum between business models, stability will come. ORLY? #toc

chadrem: http://twitpic.com/1fpt0 - Future of news panel at #toc

kishizuka: At future of news panel: the act of forging a community is now required of any nonfiction author. #toc

angelinaward: Zuckerman: fulfillment through Imgram #toc

thewritermama: You don't have to be everything to everyone anymore. You can do what you do best and link to the best. Jarvis #TOC

timoreilly: RT @jwikert: #TOC Wanna see the new Safari mobile UI? Till midnight tonight, use ID: toc2009, password: toc: http://tinyurl.com/bj5tk

eykd: XML: Still took time to convince users. Good communication helped enormously. #toc

thewritermama: We need models and spreadsheets and get past the theories. #TOC

chapmanchapman: Kind of amazing idea: everyone's office at Applewood Books has a chalkboard for sketching out ideas/workflows/etc. #toc

hsanderson: Micropatronage. I like that. #toc

jsteeleeditor: @TomThompson Literature's not dead the same way driving's not dead tho few people have Model T. Flexibility is key; change inevitable. #toc

pablod: That ebooks panel was more 101 stuff. Now in Future of News. #toc

thewritermama: We'll make up a new ecosystem with various models. (Yes!) #TOC

eykd: XML: Wow, user feedback MADE IT BACK into the application. I need to work on that. #toc

steviechuckles: @scalzi MUST USE #TOC. DON'TYOUKNOWNOTHIN'?

thewritermama: We're going to be looking for a more distributed model of news. Get someone local with credibility. #TOC

RonHogan: #toc woofie is real, a woman sas w/@doctorow sitting in the audience

KatMeyer: http://www.groundreport.com/spotus also given as example of citizen funded journalism model that could apply 2 book pub #TOC

Hadrien: "News is about reputation and trust, not technology" #TOC

thewritermama: News as a business will be something other than it is now. #TOC

davegray: Jeff jarvis "there will be destruction" #toc

asimone: @davegray Ne'er a wiser word has been spoken. RT: "Do what you do best and link to the rest" #toc

DavidDurand: Applewood can now publish a book in an hour. #toc

laurahazardowen: Future of news: No more foreign correspondents. Citizens caught up in something or journalists living there take over. #TOC

eykd: XML: "Trust creates an environment that supports innovation and embraces change." #toc

thewritermama: Micropayment models and tip jar style financing is different than the mega-payment model of getting a story. #TOC

ianbetteridge: RT @doctorow: Jarvis: We live in an interregnum between business models, stability will come. ORLY? #toc Wise words from Cory

eykd: XML: I guess I need to look into Drupal as a platform. #toc

edwinalui: #toc Est testing server for users and vendors for new XML tools.

angelinaward: Zuckerman: magical workflow is HP Workflow #toc

tobiasbuckell: #toc micropatronage as a pay model. Mmm. The return of micro-feudalism doesn't really excite me. It can only work for the top dog...

Sol613: @eykd thanks for the great notetaking #toc

julietrelstad: @katmeyer Have you looked at Kickapps or Lithium for social networking? #toc

thewritermama: What would a media company look like if it was built from the ground up? #TOC

KatMeyer: Cory Doctorow not hearting on the linkage practices of NYT. and is saying so. #TOC

davegray: Cory Doctorow: I'm wondering what a news organiZation would look like if it were designed from the bottom up to be linked to #toc

RonHogan: #toc @chapmanchapman loses his bet, @doctorow beat Jarvis to injecting "google juice" into the conversation

eykd: XML: Old workflow: 7-8 hrs/chapter. New workflow: 2-3 hrs/ch. #toc

Sznq: Free is more complicated than you think http://blip.tv/file/970310 ...Tim O'Reilly at #toc

jasonboog: #toc @doctorow asks @jeffjarvis question, @jeffjarvis reverses question: how can media outlet be designed to be link-friendly?

Sol613: When is he getting to to the demo instead of bulletpoints? #toc

thewritermama: Cory Doctorow: Social contract to keep your URLs over time. #TOC

pablod: reputation economies within the context of citizen journalism. Interesting. #toc

Bibliophylax: Enjoying the #toc coverage

eykd: XML: Users feel like they own the process and the tools now. Big win. #toc

davegray: Cory: the business modelbis that every canonical thing that happened in the century would be housed on your site, ad supported #toc

RonHogan: #toc very fun moment as @doctorow challenges the NYT for its no-links-please legacy and its crippling effect

mikecane: RT @tobiasbuckell: #toc micropatronage as a pay model. Mmm. The return of micro-feudalism doesn't really excite me. [TRUNCATED]

thewritermama: If we had a more discoverable way for people to ask how would that change things? #TOC

jsteeleeditor: Need to offer something w/ authoritative value whether it's look, info, etc. Challenge is to find needles in haystacks. - Zuckerman #toc

KathrynC: #toc (News panel) microdonation keeps coming up; that's nostalgia; that's gone for now.

eykd: XML: Aside on the importance of supportive bosses (instead of cynicism). #toc

KatMeyer: @julietrelstad haven't seen Kickapps or Lithium social networking apps. r they here? #TOC

thewritermama: The Associated Press takes out the links. #TOC

chadrem: Mental note: never try to transcribe @jeffjarvis in real time #toc

davegray: Cory: make a promise that each unique URL (to a story) will be maintained forever #toc

thewritermama: Don't value the derivatives, value the original. #TOC

otenth: @scalzi tsk, tsk. Shouldn't that be #toc ?

RonHogan: #toc @doctorow whuffie moment reminds me of the William Gibson scene in WILD PALMS. ("and they'll never let me forget it.")

mikecane: FYI Bloomberg's site kills links right & left. Even DRUDGE can't keep up! #TOC

davegray: Unbundled is a beautiful word that's fallen by the wayside #toc

doctorow: What's worse than being linked to a lot and not knowing how to monetize it? Not being linked to at all. #toc

kate_eltham: @RonHogan ooh, can I play TOC bingo too? #toc

CathleenRitt: Attending 'Anatomy of a Content Platform'. I have no idea what he's talking about, but Joe Bachana is giving a good presentation #TOC

jsteeleeditor: Values Applewood looks for: subjects of interest, brand-name authors, nostalgia, important stories, how past=present. Zuckerman #toc

thewritermama: Content is unbundled. It doesn't subsidize other content any more. #TOC

jwikert: #TOC Sorry about that last tweet. I needed a 141st character...you must add a "w" to the end of that url to be: http://tinyurl.com/bj5tkw

kishizuka: Retweeting @KatMeyer: Cory Doctorow not hearting on the linkage practices of NYT. and is saying so. #TOC

KatMeyer: the nitty gritty of tough journalism - how do we support THAT when newspapers are disappearing? #TOC

KathrynC: #toc Really important question: how to support hardcore investigative journalism. Yes, exactly.

DavidDurand: @davegray we still talk about unbundling at #tizra, but not everyone gets it.. #toc

mikecane: RT: @doctorow: What's worse than being linked to a lot and not knowing how to monetize it? Not being linked to at all. #toc

chapmanchapman: Zuckerman's editorial question changed from "Which books are good?" to "Which books will our readers like?" #toc

jsteeleeditor: RT @jwikert: #TOC Wanna see the new Safari mobile UI? Till midnight tonight, use ID: toc2009, password: toc: http://tinyurl.com/bj5tkw

thewritermama: Jeff Jarvis sure talks fast. :) #TOC

kate_eltham: Isn't patronage a form of business model, though? #TOC

thewritermama: He's not ready to go to a nonprofit strategy for media yet was the gist of it. #TOC

jasonboog: #toc @jeffjarvis coins word of the day. "Broccoli journalism"

pablod: News outlets as non-profits. And there's the segue into the cry to the feds for the news bailout. #toc

KathrynC: #toc good term from Jarvis: "sustainable journalism"

davegray: Jarvis: I'm not ready to surrender yet. I still believe there's a market for journalism. Gods work is to figure out the business model #toc

RonHogan: #toc @kate_eltham wants to play TOC Bingo -- ok, but "what's the business model?" has already come up, too.

tobiasbuckell: Non profit models for journalism, fund a 5 billion endowment. #toc

balleyne: RT @doctorow What's worse than being linked to a lot and not knowing how to monetize it? Not being linked to at all. #toc

KatMeyer: it is asked - what about making newspapers into nonprofits? #TOC

pablod: Should news even have a business model as its guiding light? #toc

thewritermama: Nick: Innovation and storytelling, thinking about the different scenarios. We need to start looking at the content and the package. #TOC

worleygirl: @KatMeyer I haven't seen any of the white label SM platforms here. #TOC

davegray: When the business model (for journalism) shows up it will slap us on the face #toc

KatMeyer: RT @RonHogan: #toc @kate_eltham wants to play TOC Bingo -- ok, but "what's the business model?" has already come up, too.

thewritermama: What if the biz model does not hit us on the head? What if it's just the end of newspapers? #TOC

ccapot: @#TOC - What bloggers and twitterers forget is that journalists are pros, partly because they're edited by pros.

mikecane: So from Nader's Raiders to ... Nader's Newspapers? Non-profit acivitist journalism? #TOC

RonHogan: (and the odds on "DRM sucks" coming up in this particular #toc panel are roughly 23-1)

davegray: Rebuttal: it may not slap is in the face. We may be starin right now at our own destruction #toc

thewritermama: NIck Bilton: The people will pay for it one way or another. #TOC

doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc

kate_eltham: #toc @Ron_Hogan what about "ecosystem" or "Gen Y"?

chapmanchapman: @RonHogan Let Ingram sponsor TOC Bingo, we'll develop it at 3pm & go live just in time for... the end of TOC. Crap. #toc

MaryHodder: RT @doctorow: To double your success, triple your failures #toc

megfischer: looking forward to success stories and failures in digital publishing #toc

davegray: Youth today expects most content to be free or at least to have the opportunity to try before they buy #toc

tobiasbuckell: RT @doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc toby: amen.

pablod: A post-Murdoch world: news and entertainment are spoken of in the same breath, and are held up to the same profit expectations. #toc

thewritermama: We look at publishers as much as curators as distributors. #TOC

RonHogan: #toc Bingo continues: who's going to say "empower your readers" or some variant thereof next?

Shawea: RT @doctorow: To double your success, triple your failures #toc - I like it

kate_eltham: But social media is now doing the curation instead of traditional intermediaries. So you can discover free content ... for free. #toc

pablod: RT @doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc

davegray: We know what's breaking but it's hard to see what comes next #toc

MatchesMalone: RT @davegray: Youth today expects most content to be free or at least to have the opportunity to try before they buy #toc

CathleenRitt: I won a Magic Eight Ball from @Joebachana of DPCI for asking a good question. #TOC

KathrynC: @kate_eltham: #toc @Ron_Hogan micropayments; community-driven

Brydon: RT @doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc

chapmanchapman: Workflow Fantasy idea #23: Ah, if only our authors composed in epub xml format... #toc

Hadrien: How to make open websites: http://tinyurl.com/cxlbgo #TOC

davegray: Newspapers don't sell content they sell advertising. Books sell content. If the content had value people would be willing to pay for it #toc

Weegee: #toc panel in 10...

julietrelstad: Ask me about the future. I have a magic 8ball. #toc

KatMeyer: advertising is not a bad thing - it can be helpful to consumers. don't necessarily write it off. #TOC

thewritermama: JJ hopes we figure out both models: support by advertising and support by readers. #TOC

KatMeyer: RT @chapmanchapman: Workflow Fantasy idea #23: Ah, if only our authors composed in epub xml format... #toc

kate_eltham: If there was a tag cloud for the "Future of News" panel, "business model" would be in 72pt font #toc

tobiasbuckell: #toc mmm i think the bussiness model for future news is satire: daily show, colbert, the onion. Entertainment and news in one breath.

KathrynC: #toc @kate_eltham danger of YouTube asethetics; funny cats trump all news

TylerCollins: RT @doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc

RandomHouseCA: As a reader would you mind of there were ads in your books? #toc

RonHogan: RT @doctorow: The fact that people want something, the fact that it's good, does not mean that its commercially viable. #toc

thewritermama: Information overload is an issue. How to help folks reading the news to not feel overwhelmed? #TOC

mikecane: @tobiasbuckell if Onion, Colbert, and Daily Show are the future of news, just fucking shoot me now. #TOC

davegray: http://twitpic.com/1fq5x - Bill westerman working on his preso -- coming up at 3:40! #toc

thewritermama: Google zeitgeist is a way to see what's on everyone's mind. #TOC

Hadrien: @KatMeyer I don't think that ePub would be the best source format. Authors composing in ePub wouldn't help publishers that much #TOC

davegray: Go to google zeitgeist on amy given day and you'll see a lot of news there alongside all the brittney spears #toc

lisacharters: #toc many presenters have said that readers will continue to pay for books just @ a lower price. Will how much they pay be enough for profit

RonHogan: #toc Bingo would be fun, but here's another option: a pool where we predicted the "shape" of the final meme cloud.

thewritermama: Nick Bilton: There are different strokes for different folks. With aggregation of information on the front page of the NYT. #TOC

kate_eltham: #toc @doctorow People want it=demand=commercial market. Variable is "how much?" or "how many people" which dictates size/nature of business

thewritermama: The same number of people say they are not satisfied with the news as say that they are satisfied. #TOC

Josh_Smith: @tobiasbuckell if @Johnjosephadams is at #toc with you steal me a copy from his luggage ;-)

robotech_master: Just caught myself writing about "what went place" at a panel. Bleah. #toc

kate_eltham: @RonHogan #toc or the five biggest words/phrases

TylerCollins: @kate_eltham Lots of people want air, doesn't mean there is a commercial market for it. People want != people will pay #toc

shanakimball: @philzuck great presentation -- mazel tov! sorry I had to leave early. on my way to @msbonn panel. #toc

margopbaldwin: #TOC Jesse's panel about to begin. room looks to be staying fairly packed.

neurodan: check it out: http://www.toccon.com/toc2009 check out #TOC and @timoreilly @doctorow for lots of cool stuff on the future of publishing

robotech_master: TeleRead post with more stuff from twitter & blogs re #TOC: http://bit.ly/3x9atG

TOCConNow: by @lisacharters: #toc many presenters have said that readers will continue to pay for books just @ a lower price. Will how much they pay...

arh: #toc Tim O'Reilly keynote on today's thrilling times Re: current economic climate: Things weren't so good in Gutenberg's day, either.

mikecane: @doctorow has been providing needed intellectual counterpoint to the unchallenged inanities that seem to be embraced at #TOC

timoreilly: Google trend on "pdf download ebooks" via @basirat: http://tinyurl.com/dn3vew Look at the countries. That's where the oppty is #toc