Being at home on a rainy day, but wanting to read some new novel that just came out, you can have it in seconds. This concept (not hobbled by DRM) is pretty damned liberating.
As glued to the net as we all are, there's vast quantities of content that is not available online.
Hack let you convert encrypted Mobipocket files that were intended for another reader so that that work on Kindle.
DRM is not to prevent other files from being readable on the Kindle.
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