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How green are eBooks? [infographic]

Ebook readers are sexy, sleek and environmentally friendly.

 

This infographic will inspect ebooks, ereaders and how the environment serves to...

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Why Schools Should Switch to eBooks | Online College Tips - Online Colleges

Why Schools Should Switch to eBooks | Online College Tips - Online Colleges | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it
The thunderous arrival of the Kindle, Sony Reader, and other electronic reading devices heralded in a novel new way to bring the ancient practice of reading...
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iPad and Kindle Reading Speeds (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox)

A study of people reading long-form text on tablets finds higher reading speeds than in the past, but they're still slower than reading print.
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E-book sales soar 20% in a year as the number of paper titles sold falls by 3%

E-book sales soar 20% in a year as the number of paper titles sold falls by 3% | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it
£180million worth of ebooks were sold last year as their popularity soars with the rise of devices like Amazon's Kindle and Apple's iPad, pictured.
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Ebook Providers in New Zealand: OverDrive and Wheelers

Ebook Providers in New Zealand: OverDrive and Wheelers | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it
This article began life as a story about Tauranga City Libraries soon-to-be launched ebook service and upon doing some background research I realised that there was a larger story to tell. Hopefull...
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The Persistent Rise of E-Books [Infographic]

The Persistent Rise of E-Books [Infographic] | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it

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It's no surprise that we're seeing a rise in e-Book popularity but the ...

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On limiting learning and impairing comprehension with mobile technologies - Artichoke

On limiting learning and impairing comprehension with mobile technologies - Artichoke | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it
I’d guess there aren’t too many educators who are unaware of the research suggesting that using marijuana or drinking alcohol may limit learning outcomes.
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