Friday, July 15, 2011

Ebook vending machines now showing up in Japan | The Digital Reader

Ebook vending machines now showing up in Japan | The Digital Reader:
"The system is geared towards smartphones, which makes sense. There aren’t any ebook readers that can support downloading 3rd party DRMed ebooks in this manner."


I could see this catching on. I don't see why this sales method can't extend to a "vendor" app on a tablet where independent authors can make a sale at a convention, public reading, or a street corner.