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Brigid Alverson at Comicbook Resources posts an article on the comiXology iPhone application and how it may provide retailers with a service that allows them to make informed decisions about stock ordering. This sounds like a small thing, however;

Consider the problem: Most comics are only available in comics stores, not on the mass market; prospective readers must often pre-order comics sight unseen; and Diamond won’t carry comics that don’t meet certain minimums. The barrier for new comics is getting higher, and readers have fewer opportunities to discover new comics.

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Written by The Department of Illustration

August 18, 2009 at 6:29 am

Posted in Comics, News, Recession

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