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Mark that e-Page! The Usability of making Notes, Bookmarks, and Highlights in Three E-Readers

J. R. Jardina & B. Chaparro Summary. E-Readers, or electronic reading devices, are becoming a household item; however, there exists little research on the usability of these devices. This study investigates the ease-of-use of three e-Readers (iPad, Kindle 2, and

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Facebook Sharing and Caring

By Justin W. Owens Summary. In the last issue of Usability News (13.1), we explored information (link) sharing among social groups. The current study expands on these results by examining how individuals share information through social networking, specifically Facebook. Participants

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iPad Usage Patterns On-the-Go and at Work

By B. Nguyen & B. Chaparro Summary. This study reports the results from an online survey exploring how our Usability News subscribers were using the iPad. Participants included owners of both the original iPad and the iPad 2. Results of

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Appendix B: THEA Table for the Nook 1st Edition

M. Phan & J. Teves From “Comparing the Highlight Feature on E-Readers: Kindle vs. Nook”

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Appendix A: THEA Table for the Kindle 2

M. Phan & J. Teves From “Comparing the Highlight Feature on E-Readers: Kindle vs. Nook”

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