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The end of an experiment

As some of you may recall, in January of this year, I commenced an experiment. I purchased a black and white Nook with the intention of using it to download public domain regimental histories and the like from Google Books for use in my various projects. A little over a week later, and on the recommendation of Steve Stanley, I exchanged it for a Nook Color. I then began to experiment with it in the hope that I could make it work the way that I hoped to use it.
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Technology : ReadWriteWeb (5 years ago)

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Technology : Download Squad (6 years ago)

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Technology : Download Squad (6 years ago)

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