It's been quite a year for publishing. The Random Penguin. Fifty Shades of Everything. No Pulitzer for Fiction winner. The DOJ settlement.
Yet 2013 could yet be even more dramatic. There are plenty of reasons to be cheerful if you're a reader, as yet another new selection of ereaders will inevitably be announced, along with new platforms and the rise of serial fiction.
But if you're a legacy publisher... well. Here's some reasons why you might not get much rest during the next 12 months:
1) BFS-Auto: High Speed Book Scanner at over 250 pages/min
2) Amazon Publishing signs up someone huge