And purely anecdotally, it does seem to be the case that I have an easier time with thornier, weightier reading on the e-paper device. Novels are fine on the iPad, even on my phone…but if I want to wrestle with Graham Harman or Susan Sontag, I reach for the Kindle
A great observation by Adam Greenfield on how our interactions with the printed word are changing those days.
For serious reading, I also prefer the Kindle. Through the lack of easy sharing features the Kindle feels less noisy and deeper reading easier.