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Has yours started freezing up when in sleep mode yet?
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meh, i still like audio books
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Originally Posted by m1tch View Post
Has yours started freezing up when in sleep mode yet?
No?

What do you mean freezing up while in sleep? It just sits there when it us asleep...

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Originally Posted by ExplosiveBacon View Post
meh, i still like audio books
Meh, I dislike audiobooks. I don't like having the voice and tone chosen for me.
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No?

What do you mean freezing up while in sleep? It just sits there when it us asleep...



Meh, I dislike audiobooks. I don't like having the voice and tone chosen for me.
If I could get Patrick Stewart to read to me I would be all over an audio book. His voice is awesome.
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It's a good machine but it doesn't support multi language yet.
    
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Great little device, but out of my price range for how much it would be used. If it were only $90- $100 I would have bought one for my wife and another for my daughter by now. I only know one other person who has one and they love it to death and carry it with them just about everywhere. I think they have actually contributed to the overall literacy of the planet by getting tens of thousands of people to read regularly who otherwise would not.

Good luck with it.
I don't have a kindle, but does "getting my 1-2 hour daily dose of ocn" contribute to my literacy level?
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60W lightbulb vs < 1W phone.


Kindle uses more power than you think.
    
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60W lightbulb vs < 1W phone.


Kindle uses more power than you think.
1) that bulb doesn't run off the battery, so I don't really care...

2) I use florescent bulbs, that's only like 12w, so still more power, but not quite as bad.
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I don't have a kindle, but does "getting my 1-2 hour daily dose of ocn" contribute to my literacy level?
No. In fact sometimes I feel just a little bit dumber after spending a couple of hours here.
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I've been thinking of one of these, nice. I'd love a pixel-qi tablet that wasn't notion ink.

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60W lightbulb vs < 1W phone.


Kindle uses more power than you think.
Depends. You can only say that the kindle uses the 60W (or 12W) for the light bulb if the light bulb is on for the sole purpose of lighting the kindle. Odds are, if the kindle was off, he still would't be sitting in the dark
    
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