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Kindle a Fire under Your Print Books with Amazon’s MatchBook

A bit of magical-tastic news hit my inbox this morning. Amazon announced a new feature called MatchBook. Why is this magical-tastic news, you might ask? According to Amazon, MatchBook offers the following: For thousands of qualifying books, your past, present, and future print-edition purchases now allow you to buy the Kindle edition for $2.99, $1.99, $0.99, or free. For those of us who like the convenience of e-books but still […]

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Reading on Paper versus Screen: See What Science Says About What Your Brain Prefers

Do you ever find yourself printing something to read because you really need to focus on it or pay attention to the content? Have you read something on screen and then later had difficulty recalling the details of what you read? (here’s me, raising my hand) Turns out that it happens to most of us. Why is reading on screen instead of on page so much more difficult for some? […]

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