Jan. 7th, 2011

kitsjay: (Oh No You Ditnt)
So, for those of you looking at e-readers, I provide my humble review of the Kindle. Mainly... I hate it. For the following reasons:

Kindle Review )


In short, the interface is absolutely hideous, there's not a whole lot of variety in the material available, and it serves a very limited purpose.

For my money, either stick with real books, or if you're absolutely dead set on having an e-reader, go with something that doubles as something else, e.g. the iPad*. The Kindle is made exclusively for reading books (seriously, I'm not kidding about how bad trying to surf the Internet is on this thing), and it's not even very good at that.


*I say this as someone who loves Amazon and hates Mac products with a fiery passion. That's how annoying I've found the Kindle.

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