The article suggests that Amazon made some critical mistakes that B&N fixes with their upcoming Nook.
Though I personally cringe at the authors suggestion we should be able to share libraries with e-readers, the article is a fascinating read for anyone following the momentous shift happening within the publishing industry.
What was interesting, is not many days after I read this article, Amazon announced its intentions to create shareware that would allow PC users to download and read Kindle formatted books on PC's.
The war is on . . . and with Christmas just around the corner . . . this could get interesting.
For anyone else, wanting ring-side seats, here are a few articles that might be of interest: