Ikea Changes Design Of Popular Bookcase
STEVE INSKEEP, Host:
It's been a watershed year for e-Books. Amazon said this spring it sells more electronic books than any format of print books. And this morning, we're following up on another development seen as a sign of the impending death of traditional books, or at least their decline.
IKEA: Billy is best for books, and contends the change to the bookcase was made simply to allow people to store bigger books.
So if you buy that story, coffee table books are apparently the future.
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And I'm David Greene.
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