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Old 10-15-2009, 05:06 PM   #1
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DIY KINDLE INSTRUCTIONS FROM POPULAR SCIENCE

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Old 10-15-2009, 05:08 PM   #2
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Once again, Popular Science is years behind the tech curve.
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Old 10-15-2009, 06:23 PM   #3
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Do we really need all-caps in the thread title?
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Old 10-15-2009, 06:36 PM   #4
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That's hilarious! But I think a better title for the article would be:

"How to turn a tablet PC into . . . a tablet PC"
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Old 10-15-2009, 07:44 PM   #5
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That's hilarious! But I think a better title for the article would be:

"How to turn a tablet PC into . . . a tablet PC"
Really. That had to be THE lamest tech article I've ever read.
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Old 10-15-2009, 07:53 PM   #6
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That's hilarious! But I think a better title for the article would be:

"How to turn a tablet PC into . . . a tablet PC"
The next issue will have an article written by igorsk "How to reverse engineer a tablet PC into .... a tablet PC"
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Old 10-15-2009, 08:56 PM   #7
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Good Lord, even I recognize how lame this is, and that's saying something.
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Old 10-15-2009, 09:12 PM   #8
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lame - and you can also enjoy your hour of reading before the battery dies on your old tablet pc with a tired battery
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Old 10-16-2009, 01:39 AM   #9
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LOL to this DIY kindle... but still i admire his resourcefulness.

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Old 10-16-2009, 01:46 AM   #10
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This ridiculous idea reminds me of the old German saying, blessed are those with simple minds. The author really has no clue what is needed for a screen for heavy reading. A journalist should do some homework before publishing. Next he will write an article on how to replace the Kindle with a phone?
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Old 10-16-2009, 02:09 AM   #11
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This, along with their biases and political views, is why I don't subscribe to popular science.
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Old 10-16-2009, 03:11 AM   #12
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Old 10-16-2009, 04:11 AM   #13
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Next up, why by an ipod touch when you can simply glue an old PDA to a walkman.
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