Originally Posted by HarryT
Given that I've been staring at illuminated computer screens for at least 8h a day for the last 30-odd years, I have no problem at all with it. If you suffer from eyestrain, you probably have the backlight set too high - most people do.
People say this all the time, but the backlight on my iPad is turned all the way down and it's still way too bright for me indoors in the evening. I've concluded that a) I've got sensitive eyes and b) our house is very dimly lit.