Tag Archives: nook

The New Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon recently announced its newest Kindle – the Paperwhite. As soon as the announcement was over, and even during the announcement, Twitter and Facebook and every other social network were all talking about it. So, what is the new Paperwhite Kindle?   First and foremost, it’s an upgrade to the Kindle. This alone is enough […]

Are our bookshelves going the way of the CD case and should we worry?

We’re not looking at an extinction here. Everything evolves, including the art of storytelling. Writers can either put themselves on or ahead of this evolutionary change or they can be left behind. There will never cease to be a market for storytelling, the only thing that changes is the medium through which the story is told.

Finally got my hands on a Nook

The bottom line here is that I was so upset by my use of the Nook that I decided I’m not getting my wife one for Christmas and I’m not getting myself one.

Kindle 2 vs. Nook

So far I’ve remained relatively aloof from the whole “eBook” craze. Ordinarily, given my geeky background and borderline insane craving for technology, one would think that I’d be all over these things. The problem is, my love for the written word also extends to a love for the experience of reading a book. Call me […]