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mouse at Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA
Mon Jul 3 14:37:22 CDT 2006
>>> Is that the "soft paper" stuff? That's a nice idea, but until it's
>>> cheap enough to build multi-hundred-page books out of, it won't
>>> replace paper for me.
>> Why would you want that? The whole point of eInk is that you have
>> one page that is "page quality" resolution, you apply a little bit
>> of power and change the display, and it stays that way until you hit
>> the button to "flip" the page.
Good. Then I've understood correctly. It'd be a nice gadget to have,
but it wouldn't replace books for me.
>> Why would you want 200 pages of book when you can have the whole
>> thing on one page and a sidebar the size of 4 AA batteries, give or
Because I don't read books by looking at just one page at a time.
While the other ways in which I interact with books do have digital
analogues, I find them significantly more cumbersome.
But perhaps that's just me.
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