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Old 06-23-2010, 06:11 AM   #1
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I will say that i have seen quite a lot more people walking the streets of HK reading an ebook reader...i mean they are literally walking.

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Old 06-23-2010, 02:16 PM   #2
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Old 06-23-2010, 04:32 PM   #3
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Haha....

I don't understand it. Risk serious injury to catch up on a few pages? Not smart.

Audiobooks would suit the situation ten times better.
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Hey, some twits tweet and text while driving. So reading and walking isn't a stretch for them.
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Old 06-23-2010, 06:45 PM   #5
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Haha....

I don't understand it. Risk serious injury to catch up on a few pages? Not smart.

Audiobooks would suit the situation ten times better.
For safety reasons, I would much rather occupy my eyes in HK than my ears, if I were on foot.
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Hey, some twits tweet and text while driving. So reading and walking isn't a stretch for them.
And safer for everyone else than if they were texting and driving.
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Maybe the OP means that the people (ereaders) who walk while reading will soon be history...

Way too many cars there!
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