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Sony Digital Paper Notes

Sony DPT-RP1 Digital Paper Notes and Handwriting Review (Video)

Last month I post a Sony DPT-RP1 review, but I wanted to do a follow-up review to give a closer look at the note-taking and handwriting features. The Sony DPT-RP1 is meant to be a paper replacement device, hence the name Digital Paper (which no one seems to call it). It’s designed mainly for reading […]

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PDF eReader Comparison

Size and PDF Comparison: Sony DPT-RP1, Kobo Aura One, Kindle (Video)

Some people were wondering how the Kobo Aura One with KOReader compares with the Sony DPT-RP1 when it comes to reading PDFs. KOReader helps enhance the Aura One by adding more features for PDFs than the stock software offers, but it can’t do much to make up for the smaller screen size. The 7.8-inch screen […]

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Sony DPT-RP1

Review: Sony DPT-RP1 PDF Reader and Digital Notepad (Video)

Review Date: July 2017 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview The Sony DPT-RP1 is Sony’s 2nd generation 13.3-inch Digital Paper device. It was released in June 2017 in the US and Japan. It features an upgraded higher resolution and higher contrast E Ink screen, along with a faster processor, a more accurate stylus pen, […]

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New Fire HD 8

Fire HD 8 Tablet Text-to-Speech Demo (Video)

One of the unique features with Fire tablets is the ability to use text-to-speech to read Kindle ebooks aloud. Not all Kindle books support TTS but most do. There’s a note on the product details page for each Kindle book that says if it supports text-to-speech or not. TTS also works on sideloaded books and […]

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Up to 80% off NYT Best Sellers and Kindle Unlimited Bundle Deal

Amazon is having another 1-day sale on select Kindle ebooks for one of their main Deals of the Day. This time the deal takes up to 80% off a list of New York Times best sellers. There are 41 books on the list, with lots of highly-rated, popular titles. Most are only $1.99 to $2.99, […]

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Sony DPT-RP1 Review

Sony DPT-RP1 PDF eReader First Impressions Review (+Video)

Sony’s latest 13.3-inch Digital Paper PDF reader, the DPT-RP1, was released in the US earlier this week (and in Japan earlier this month). It’s a specialized device designed to replace paper in various business and academic fields, and it’s useful for a number of other PDF-related applications as well. The 1st gen Sony DPT-S1 was […]

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Fire tablet 2017

2017 Fire Tablet Review and Video Overview ($49 Fire)

Review Date: June 2017 – Review unit purchased from Amazon Overview Amazon released an updated $49 Fire tablet in June 2017 to replace the original $49 Fire tablet that was released back in 2015. I already posted a comparison review between the new Fire and old Fire but not a lot has changed. The new […]

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Kobo Aura One vs Fire HD 8

Kobo Aura One vs Fire HD 8 Reading Comparison (Video)

I’ve been using the Kobo Aura One since it first came out last September, and then when I got the new Fire HD 8 earlier this month I was surprised by how much heavier and thicker it is than the Aura One. Both are essentially 8-inch devices so I guess I wasn’t expecting such a […]

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