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Kobo

So today I discovered why e-readers are a great idea for me. If I get restless or want a plot line to hurry along, I will skip pages. 53 more words

Pew Research Center Survey

Amid the speculation that younger generations read less than the older population, I was surprised to find very little truth supporting these rumors. The thought that reading levels among young children has dropped because of technology was proven false by a… 426 more words

Books

Amazon’s Kindle Voyage is the best e-reader yet --- but it’s not worth $199 (review)

Amazon has one big question to answer with its new high-end Kindle: What place does a $199 black and white e-reader have in a world filled with cheap tablets and Amazon’s own family of cheaper Kindles? 774 more words

Business

"Real" books over everything

Here’s a nice tweet for the day:

'Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries…' —Stephen King* / @StephenKing* pic.twitter.com/9BIdxg5DH8

— Literature & Books (@Lit_Books) …

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Personal

Week 7 Picks: Going Christmas Shopping, Y'all!

It’s almost Halloween. And in today’s world, that means one thing. It’s Christmas season. Since most people I know (by people, I mean Twitter followers and bloggers) are itching to bring out the holiday joy, they’ve inspired me to start planning my gift shopping. 664 more words

Writing/Editing

Which e-reader?

With Santa Claus checking his lists as Christmas is approaching, now is a good time to determine which e-reader to request.

We all know that Kindle, Nook, and Kobo are the most popular dedicated e-readers. 1,358 more words

E-book

Is e-reading Story Time?

There’s an interesting article in The New York Times today about e-readers and children. As you may have heard, the American Academy of Pediatrics recently advised doctors to remind parents  406 more words

Ed