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.
Devices like the Sony Reader, Cybook, and Kindle DO NOT have glowing LCD screens.
Hack let you convert encrypted Mobipocket files that were intended for another reader so that that work on Kindle.
A cheap casioppeia allows me to read ebooks around 2001.
A revolutionary portable reader that wirelessly downloads books, newspapers, magazines and blogs to a crisp, high-resolution electronic paper display that looks and reads like real paper, even in bright sunlight.