Reading applications: an analysis
The development of a wide variety of electronic reading devices and applications has opened up a broad range of ways for users to interact with both contents and like-minded users via reading technology. In this chapter, we shall discuss the most important features to bear in mind when choosing a device and a number of specific devices with be examined in depth.
We are witnessing technological and social changes that affect all areas of our lives, and the way we read is one of the areas most strongly affected. Recent technological advancements have not so much changed where we read, for reading on a screen is not in itself ...