Do E-Books Make It Harder to Remember What You Just Read? | Healthland | TIME.com | Pobre Gutenberg | Scoop.it

"I received a Kindle for my birthday, and enjoying “light reading,” in addition to the dense science I read for work, I immediately loaded it with mysteries by my favorite authors. But I soon found that I had difficulty recalling the names of characters from chapter to chapter. At first, I attributed the lapses to a scary reality of getting older — but then I discovered that I didn’t have this problem when I read paperbacks."


Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2012/03/14/do-e-books-impair-memory/#ixzz1p6ggNODX