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eReading: How is reading changing with the advent of eBooks?

eReading: How is reading changing with the advent of eBooks? | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it

"Thanks to digital text and readers, the electronic book is finally coming of age. After many false starts, reading a book on a laptop, a Kindle, an iPad type device, or a smart phone offers some great advantages..."

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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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Ebooks or Printed Books: Which Are Better for You?

Ebooks or Printed Books: Which Are Better for You? | eBooks and Reading | Scoop.it
A study examines the differences in reading from an electronic device versus traditional printed text.
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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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