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Old 09-12-2005, 02:24 AM   #12
Jorgen
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Jorgen has learned how to buy an e-book online
 
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<i>hesitant in adding extra content to e-books</i>

1. such material does not exist and would have to be created and the readers expense
2. such material makes reading slower (especially in MS Reader)
3. such material takes up more room on your reading device
4. adding such material would make the ebooks more expensive and most ebooks are too expensive as they are
5. as witnessed by the sales of paperback books, most readers don't miss illustrations and would certainly not want to pay for them
6. such material makes downloads slower (problem if download while travelling or have to redownload all your ebooks)
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