Here's hoping that Barns & Noble Studio will somehow push B&N to carry better books:
Barns & Noble plans to launch a multimedia network on its website Monday reports USA Today, with two video programs and more than 700 other book-related videos, organized by genre and including author interviews and book readings.WatchingTV Online, and more on video in retail at USA Today...
It's the latest salvo in what Internet Retailer editor Kurt Peters calls an "online video revolution" in retail. Websites use video to give shoppers new ways to interact with products and, of course, to boost sales.
Update: On Sep 17, 2008 Camcorder.info posted Every Book Needs a YouTube Trailer.