Is it the Kindle or Nook app that provides the reading experience?

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  1. tonyp

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    IOW, are the reading features that make the Kindle and Nook great readers (font selection and sizing, paging, bookmarks etc) provided by an app that can be installed on a different Android tablet, or is it something embedded in the tweaked OS?
     
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    Well, lots of people think that the e-ink is what makes the Kindle (& the non-color Nook) such a great reader (not back-lit). And the apps cannot reproduce that experience at all.
     
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    those features are present in the apps.... except e-ink.

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    So, since I'm looking at a color tablet (in this case it would be the Nook Tablet), it sounds like the reading functionality could be hosted on a different 7" Android?

    BTW, I agree about the eInk. Great technology.
     

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