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Kindle vs. iPad redux – distractions

Kindle vs. iPad redux – distractions

In his book, The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains” Nicholas Carr explains how hyperlinks alter our experience of media: “links don’t just point us to related or supplemental works; they propel us towards them.” This came to mind as I was reflecting on my recent move from Amazon’s device to Apple’s. … Continue reading

Going from analog books to digital

This post begins with a list of free books, first come first served: just drop by and I will give your selection to you. Now, the explanation: I’ve written before about how pleased I am with a digital reader that does well the single thing I need it to do (even though it’s getting facebook … Continue reading