February 25, 2010
If you can't get your nose out of a book
Maybe it's time to give an e-book a look.
With endless reading for you to pour over
It's the perfect fit for any avid reading lover.
If nothing makes you happier then cozying up with a good book and a warm blanket, an e-book may be just the gadget for you.
- Lightweight and available in a few sizes, they're actually lighter and easier to use than their old paper counterparts. Whether you're about to hop on a plane or you're lazily enjoying your day, books can be downloaded within minutes and used right away.
- Books are not the only items available for your reading needs either. Magazines and newspapers have moved off the newsstand and onto e-books. If you're looking for a subscription or just a one-time read, ditch all those wasteful pages and lower your carbon footprint.
- Online retailers are the place to go if you're looking to pick up one of these fancy devices. Companies like Amazon have struck deals with different publishing houses to give readers the best deals possible on their favorite reading materials.
Amazon has been leading the way in e-books with Kindle, their multipurpose reading tool.
Microsoft offers a downloadable software application to enjoy a personal, portable library.
Barnes & Noble made a splash on the scene by adding a variety of colors for users to personalize e-books with.