Peter 'Happy' Thomas (happypete) wrote,
Peter 'Happy' Thomas
happypete

Finally an eBook reader I can really get behind: Amazon Kindle

It's lightweight, easy to use, connected, readable in any light where you can read a regular book.  I'd be happier if it were a little bit more affordable, but hopefully that will come over time.  I suspect without proof that the life-time data subscription has to be a big chunk of the cost, and possibly the cots for what I believe is the underlying patent, originally owned by MIT.  I read about this patent and research several years ago, and believed it to be the most likely path forward for readable ebooks.  

Go see for yourself:  http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000FI73MA/?tag=httpwwwpain03-20

Tags: ebook, gadgets, technology
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