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(The Atlantic)   The Kindle was actually invented in the 16th century, even if the form factor was a tad more bulky back then   ( theatlantic.com) divider line
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2013-03-04 01:06:52 PM  
The Smithsonian has one of these, not sure if it's at one of the actual museums, but there is one at the Office of Exhibits
2013-03-04 01:11:03 PM  
Can you believe DaVinci didn't think of this? Slacker.
2013-03-04 03:39:32 PM  
Yet they didn't come up with the backlit e-ink screen until last year.
2013-03-04 05:23:29 PM  
I'm sure there's an even more absurdly bulky and complicated way to keep eight books at hand, but I'm not sure what it is.
2013-03-04 05:45:21 PM  
Was gay marriage being used to market it then?
2013-03-04 06:28:20 PM  

dryknife: Was gay marriage being used to market it then?

Yeah, that was a surprising thing to see in an ad. Mostly because I realized then that I hadn't seen it before.
2013-03-04 11:34:28 PM  
The original version of "too many tabs open?"
2013-03-05 06:14:38 AM  
You mean a library?
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