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Kindle Research Reported Internationally

Thursday, May 5, 2011

UW Today's press release about HCDE Professor Charlotte Lee's and graduate student Alex Thayer's research earlier this week triggered a number of reports across the nation and internationally. Below, a selection of articles that were published, by date:

May 2, 2011

May 3, 2011

May 4, 2011

  • "E-readers not suitable for US students, study finds," The Independent, 4 May 2011
  • "Amazon Kindle not about to muscle out college textbooks," Tech Watch, 4 May 2011
  • "E-readers need more work before school launch, study says," News Tonight, 4 May 2011
  • "Kindle so-so for students, UW study concludes," The Modesto Bee (repost of Seattle Times article), 4 May 2011
  • "Kindle so-so for students, UW study concludes," Kansas City Star (repost of Seattle Times article), 4 May 2011
  • "Does digital text create a cognitive gap?," O'Reilly Radar, 4 May 2011
  • "Kindle DX Study," Macquarie University Learning and Teaching Centre Blog, 4 May 2011
  • "Les e-readers, pas encore adaptés à la formation?" MSN France, via L'Atelier, 4 May 2011

May 5, 2011

May 10, 2011

May 16, 2011

May 17, 2011

May 19, 2011

July 5, 2011

July 18, 2011

July 19, 2011

August 9, 2011

August 11, 2011

September 3, 2011

The Computer Supported Collaboration (CSC) Lab blog has also been tracking media related to this research.


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