Mossberg on iPad E-Reading

By  |  Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 8:55 am

The Wall Street Journal’s Walt Mossberg prefers to do his e-reading on an iPad. (So do I, most of the time.) And he’s reviewed iPad e-readers: Apples iBooks, Amazon’s Kindle, and Barnes & Noble’s Nook.


Read more: , , , , , , , ,

2 Comments For This Post

  1. IcyFog Says:

    @ Harry McCracken : Why do you prefer an iPad for reading as opposed to the Kindle?

  2. Harry McCracken Says:

    A few reasons:

    1) I spend more time reading in dimly-lit areas than in the direct sunlight, so the backlighting helps
    2) I'm morel iikely to have the iPad with me, since it does more
    3) I don't like the grayness of dedicated e-reader screens

    (BTW–I do like the new Kindle as well. Just not as much overall.)