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Kindle in Every Backpack

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Posted by admin on 30 Nov 10 - 1 Comment

How can anyone think this is a bad idea? A high school in Clearwater Florida bought Kindles for some 2,000 students. Kindle Stand is thrilled, though we recognize some serious challenges. Cost Analysis for School Boards A printed textbook can cost $100 or more. Equipping a child with three or four textbooks is a big [...]

Eyestrain from a Kindle?

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Posted by admin on 17 Nov 10 - 0 Comments

Kindle Stand recently came across an article that discussed at length the likelihood of developing eyestrain from reading ebooks on ereaders. The author weighed electronic ink against back-lit LCDs and concluded that neither technology is likely to cause eyestrain. Rather, he suggests, how you read may have the greatest effect on your eyes. The Free [...]