Will AI Make Libraries Go Extinct?

Will AI Make Libraries Go Extinct?

Without a doubt, artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most important new technologies in the world, with the power to create entirely new industries and professions. Stanford professor Andrew Ng, in fact, has called AI “the new electricity” for its potential world-changing possibilities. So it’s perhaps only natural to ask: What impact will AI … Continue reading Will AI Make Libraries Go Extinct?

8 Literary Festivals That All Bibliophiles Must Attend

8 Literary Festivals That All Bibliophiles Must Attend

Only a few years ago, there was a strong vibe around that digital transformation might have dealt a lethal blow to traditional publishing. Some even predicted the end of paper books. However, like so many other off-the-mark doomed predictions of the past, this one also evaporated sooner than anybody could notice. The biggest testimony to … Continue reading 8 Literary Festivals That All Bibliophiles Must Attend

Book Review | This is not the end of the book

Book review of 'This is not the end of the book'. Jean Phillippe de Tonnac, the famous French novelist, facilitates a freewheeling chat between two bibliophiles: Umberto Eco, the late Italian literary maestro and Jean-Claude Carrière, the legendary French writer and academy award honoree.