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The eReader equation.

I’ve had my eReader for about 2 years now, and I still have mixed feelings about it.

During the closure of Borders stores in Australia, I was left with $150 of vouchers I had gotten for Christmas the previous year and hadn’t spent because I was waiting for books which were due to be released later in the year. Big mistake.

I’m not going to go over my frustrations with the way the administrators handled the voucher use again, but to make a long story short, to use those vouchers I needed to spend $300 in store. So I bought a Kobo eReader (which was the only sort they had left in stock) among other things.

It’s a really easy device to use and I really enjoy it, but there are just some issues which bug me about it, which I will outline below in a pro and con list. Continue reading


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