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Iphones get electronic book reader

Nibble Not that Apple users read
Mon Jan 12 2009, 09:12

AN OUTFIT called Shortcovers has come up with an application to turn iPhones into electronic books.

The app will allow people to read books, short stories or other written works on the Apple gadget and they hope it will be a competitor to book-readers flogged by Amazon and Sony.

It won't be of course. Apple users can't read anything without pictures and the Amazon and Sony gear uses ePaper which makes it easier to read. µ



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