Words are valuable because they are easy to make, store, and read.
Video production, distribution and viewing was once valuable because they were difficult to make, distribute, and view.
I have a video camera in my pocket. I have a video camera and an editing suite, in my pocket. I have a video camera, an editing suite and a publication platform, in my pocket. I have a video camera, an editing suite, a publication platform and a viewing ecology, in my pocket.
The iPad brings the material intimacies of the novel to the moving image. A personal, intimate and therefore private scale in contradistinction to the semi-anonymous viewing of cinema or the socialised familial incandescence of television.
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