The 21st century has emerged as an era of technology, growth and development. The world has progressed many times earlier than what it was earlier. Things have stepped to a level higher. Now every thing seems to be advanced and improved. Even many of those aspects have also been changed which have been existing since long years. One of them is the book. They have now become handier and more portable.
This transformation has been made possible with the involvement of technology in the terms of e-books. Various companies stepped into this field to provide their designed e-book. Amazon is among one of such companies which has developed a user friendly e-book known as Kindle. This is a portable gadget which reads the digital copies of books, newspapers, magazine and blogs. The device uses a digital screen through which it shows the image of a printed screen.
Further Kindle is highly portable and easy to be used by the people. This facet comes up with various advantageous features some of which include-
- Reading Options- Kindle allows you to read books, newspapers, magazines and blogs. If you are a frequent reader then you would find a number of popular books from the house of well established publishers from all around the world on the store of this gadget. You would also be able to read various top rated books and journals.
- Wireless Downloading- This device downloads the substance from Amazon Whispernet, through the use of Sprint EVDO network. Further Whispernet is a wireless delivery system for the Amazon Kindle e-book reader through which the user could surf the web and could also download the books without using any external internet provider.
- Advantageous Features Of Kindle-There are several other lucrative features which makes this brand distinct of its features such as-
- The sold out books could be downloaded by Kindle user when compared to other e-book devices.
- A purchased book is auto delivered wirelessly in less than a minute.
- The Kindle store could be directly shopped from the Kindle.
- Before making up your mind for any particular book, you could read its first few chapters for free. Such a facility is only available with Kindle.
- The device has also been uniquely configured to make a direct access to Wikipedia.
The invention of this device has really provided a great convenience especially to those who are frequent readers. Apart from that, it could be said that this is the evolution of next generation reading technique which would gradually replace the traditional ways of reading the book.
Books whether of any language have always been a companion for the well-read people. They have always served the mankind through education, knowledge and even rejuvenation. Since your school days you hold this aspect in your hand which keeps on continuing till your lifetime isn’t it? When you want to know about something, you have the book. When you want to remove your stress, you have the book. It clearly means that books are meant for every state and frame of mind.
Needless to mention, books have existed over many years and generations. The history of books is very deep and diversified and so are its printing methods which were being used during ancient ages. Many of those methods do not exist anymore now. Clearly, the methods and the techniques have been changed but the motive is same. However, books too have developed a lot during the recent years.
Though they have been a lot useful to the civilization, but there also exists one of the major drawbacks for the manufacturing of paper. That’s cutting down of tree. This gradually has resulted in environmental imbalance. But thanks to the ever developing technology which minimized the rapid cutting down of trees by providing an ultimate solution to the book readers in the form of e-book.
Now being known to a major people, e-book is the current trend of reading. It has slowly replaced the traditional books. With the collaboration of internet technology, e-books could be read conveniently online either on your PC or mobile devices. It has various advantageous factors too-
- It has reduced the load of books with too many pages
- It has minimized the cutting of trees
- It is easily available and accessible
- It is highly eco friendly
- It is implemented with sound effects which make it more lively
For this reason, the use of e-books has been increased in many institutes and organizations. Nevertheless, it would still take time for these new trends of reading as there are many people who still rely upon the main stream of books.