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Ted Nelson Archive
by Ted Nelson
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SCRAWLED PREDICTION ABOUT ON-LINE PUBLISHING, 1978 The scrawl indicates that I wrote it in bed,  in semi-darkness. It was a note for my CONTU preparations--  I was to speak before Senator Gore's committee on copyright.  And I expected Xanadu to be the great publishing repository. In case you can't read it, it says:  PAPER PUBLISHING  WILL BEGIN  TO DIMINISH  IN FAVOR  OF ELECTRONIC  PUBLISHING   IN TWO  OR THREE  YEARS. What is interesting about this note is the date, 13 Feb 1978,...
Topics: online publishing, network publishing, repository publishing