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E-Books Versus Print Books

E-Books Versus Print Books

Kaili Masamoto

November 29, 2012

Junior Nick Budak began his personal e-book journey only about a month ago, yet he is already a convert––for him, there is no turning back to the days of ordinary print books. A friend lent him an Amazon Kindle while Budak was studying abroad in Beijing, and he plans to purchase his own very soon....

eBooks rise spells big changes for reading

Blair Hanley Frank

February 9, 2012

November of this year will mark the fifth anniversary of the introduction of Amazon's Kindle. Back then, the Kindle was thick and clunky, with a poorly designed keyboard and a fairly limited catalog to purchase from. Purchasing one on launch day would have set you back $400, and Amazon's entire stock...

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