I just received an early Christmas present in a Kindle e-reader. My husband believes I should get all my quilting magazines and books on it. I am totally against that as I like to have the patterns…Continue
"i love my iPad for reading books. use it for teaching my Sunday School class, too. all my manuals and scriptures on it, even our hymnal. but, i like my Southern Lady magazine in paper. not only more enjoyable, but i save them. ;-)"
"I said the exact same thing, but let me tell you-I now love my Kindle!! I don't want magazines on it; I like having them in color and a larger picture. But books...I have a cover on my Kindle that opens like a book, and I can read with the…"
"i so totally, albeit respectfully, with your husbands idea.
my personal 'special & quiet time'....the time just for me...& my fuzzies..is to sit and do needle work, watch the birds at the feeder, read the accumulating pile of…"
"I agree with everyone. I LOVE books on my Kindle. I got the Washington Post for a while, but didn't like not having the paper spread out before me; I could only look at one little section at a time. This same principle applies…"
"Do you have to get the most expensive machine to be able to use the USB? I used my sister-in-law's when I visited last time (for scrapbooking tho) but it was the original one that now is not as expensive as the other two they offer.…"
"I am like you. I like the technology but not for quilting magazines. When I do a quilt from a magazine I change the colors or the size or the borders and I write the changes on the pages.
You are not alone against "technology" I am on your…"
"I am on my second Kindle -- but use it almost exclusively to read books. I tried to use it for books for a Lit class I took, and found that it was awkward to get to the page the class was discussing - since many books have no table of…"
"i love books AND e-books. ome thing i like about reading on my iPad is that i don't need a light, and it disturbs my husband less. it was also great to take on our summer trip. no running out of books or hauling along a bunch of extras."
"i like books. quilting books. military sci-fi [hardcore], cookbooks, poetry -in books...
i like books. have played with sons ipad ..he is a programmer for adobe...has all the tech toys...
...but i like books....
to sit with a cup of tea - glass of…"
"i know you need a printer with air print to print from iPods and iPads. Don't know if that is compatible with all e-readers or tablets. Then there's the cost if replacing your printer. Usn't technology fun! :)"
"I'm in complete agreement about the fun of leafing thru an actual mag. or book. But when my computor got Alzheimer's,we bought a tablet to use.l find it opens web pages much more efficiently. Perhaps there is a wireless printer available…"