eReaders in Education. John Bansavich , Ginny Wallace & Eileen Lai March 10 th , 2010. eReader Overview. Background information on eReaders . November 2007 the first Kindle was released. Application of eReaders in education: Digital textbooks, cost savings, green technology.
eReaders in Education
John Bansavich, Ginny Wallace & Eileen Lai
March 10th, 2010
Precise 5-Way Controller
Home: Shows content stored on your Kindle as well as content archived at Amazon.
Menu: Accesses the Kindle Store as well as
actions such as turning the wireless on/off
or adding a highlight within a book.
More than 420,000 books, including U.S. and international newspapers, magazines, and blogs. Amazon’s vision is to have every book ever printed, in any language.
Most titles and new releases are $9.99, and you’ll find books for less.
If you forget your nook at home and are stuck on a bus, BART or in an airport, keep on reading with your iPhone™ or BlackBerry®, using Barnes & Noble’s free eReader software.
Lend a book!Just choose the book you want to share and send it to your friend’s nook or iPhone, iPod touch, select BlackBerry® and Motorola smartphones, PC or Mac® with Barnes & Noble eReader software.
6” Display with Touch Screen
Weight: 10.1 oz
Display: Black and White;
E Ink, 8 levels grayscale
DC Connection Cable
USB Connection Cable
navigation, turn page, bookmark page
notes, search for titles
Touch Screen Area
Page Turn Keys
Zoom: Font in 5 sizes
Turn page by touch, stylus or hard keys
Over 1 Million eBooks.
Access to books - ebookstore.sony.com | books.google.com
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