Tagged: E-book

What’s in store for eBook readers - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott May 08, 2012

I think many New Zealanders have joined the digital reading revolution. They are purchasing eBooks on-line and reading them on a tablet, such as the iPad, or a dedicated reading device, an eReader. Personally I think eReaders are a better … Continue reading → … Read More

The joys of eBook readers — the Sony PRS-650 Touch - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Nov 22, 2010

Well, I finally succumbed and got myself an eBook Reader. I am certainly not one of those who take up new technology early. Mind you, eBook Readers have been in New Zealand only since last May, so I do feel … Continue reading → … Read More

LHC-based Doomsday alternatives, e-book publishing and problems in scientific publishing - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Apr 01, 2010

I’m resorting to the traditional log of things you might like to read to keep you busy while I’m busy… First up is a geeky take on doomsday alternatives based around the Large Hadron Collider. Three videos,  a goofiness rating for each idea, with an explanation of why they’re unlikely. There’s a slight air of … Read More