November 1, 2007

MEDIA: BETTER THAN E-BOOKS!

Readers write about reading on a BlackBerry
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Steve Johnson: Hypertext
Tribune Internet critic

October 31 2007

In response to last Friday's column about reading Jane Austen on a BlackBerry (capsule review: two BlackBerry-inflamed thumbs way up; full text available at chicagotribune.com/johnson), several readers blog-commented and e-mailed with cogent points. A sampling:

The complete article can be viewed at:
http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/lifestyle/chi-1031hypertext2oct31,0,6110157.column

1 comment:

  1. I have to admit I actually prefer reading on the computer or my pda over paper books ... It is also great for having the liturgy of the hours on my pda (it fits in my pocket!)

    For those who like to listen to books, check out http://librivox.org/ for mp3formatted books that are in the public domain.

    peace,

    marika

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