[FoRK] Sony's 2nd gen ebook reader site

Gavin Thomas Nicol gtn
Fri Jan 6 09:58:41 PST 2006


On Jan 6, 2006, at 12:12 PM, Ken Meltsner wrote:

> It looks like the Sony ebook is more of a "peripheral" than a
> standalone computer -- a portable bit bucket with a nice display.  The
> eink "electronic paper" approach doesn't lend itself to Web browsing,
> I think.

I thought it was relatively fast. With wifi, it could become a really  
great "live" data hub.

I hope they make the platform fairly open to hacking. 



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