The Amazon Oasis is practically perfect in every way. It doesn’t forge relationships between bratty kids and their errant fathers or wax bannisters with its arse, but as e-readers go, it leaves you satisfied. It’s light, easy to read, has wonderful ergonomics and incredible battery life. And it’s $449.
E-readers get a bad rap — probably because there are a lot of illiterate arseholes out there who hate reading. For the rest of us totally wicked people e-readers are amazing and Amazon’s rumoured announcement of a new e-reader is a cause to celebrate.
When you think of “luxury”, what do you picture? Bottles of expensive alcohol? Fancy clothes? Gambling, perhaps? What about e-readers? No? Well shame on you, because that’s what the Kobo Aura HD purports to be: the world’s first luxury e-reader. Oh boy….