Saturday, July 30, 2016
Leading LCD Module Manufacturer Clarifies E-Ink vs. LCD Screen Debate
How much do people love e-books? If sales numbers are any indicator, then the answer is, “a lot.” According to the Association of American Publishers, e-book sales in January of 2016 alone generated a whopping $99.9 million.
This is hardly surprising, though. While old-school, dead-tree books aren’t dying anytime soon, there are a lot of benefits to reading e-books instead. First, you no longer have to lug around a ton of books. With an e-book reader, you can carry around hundreds of titles without breaking your back. Then there are features that are simply missing from traditional books–on-the-fly bookmarking, annotation systems and a built-in dictionary.