Any Kindle users up in here?

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  1. Bye You!

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    I'm thinking of getting a Kindle. Just the plain old regular Kindle.

    not the paperwhite, not the fire.

    and I have a question.

    I want it mostly to read at night, in bed, without turning on a light. I don't want anything with LCD lighting because it is said that that activates the brain, preventing sleep.

    I was looking at them, and saw that they sell a case with a light to read in the dark!!!!

    so does that mean i can't read my kindle in the dark?
     
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    No, I just use my iPad.
     
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    I have an older model kindle and I need a light in order to read it in the dark. I usually use my ipad at night.
     
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    Note to Monk..Ipad on Bye's Xmas list this year.
     
  5. Bonehead

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    Get an iPad cheapo.
     
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    The old kindle utilizes an e-paper technology which works great (is totally readable) in the brightest sunlight, but impossible to read in the dark. The Kindle case employing LEDs works beautifully. It does not use LCDs. Get the paperwhite. You'll thank me later.
     
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    Who the fuck are you to be calling anyone cheap?

    You're not even willing do spend $5 to support this site.

    Go fuck yourself.
     
  8. Bye You!

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    actually, it's for my birthday next week or so. i'm ignoring it.

    but i do want a kindle but now i see i should just use my iPad. I just don't want to keep Monk awake when me and the baby are up.
     
  9. Bonehead

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    Oh I'm sorry, I didn't know this was a supporters only thread.
     
  10. Bye You!

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    i have one, asswipe. can you NOT read? i mentioned their displays and brain activity.
     
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    Sorry Bonehead..if you don't support, you are a nobody. just sayin'
     
  12. Bye You!

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    i'll thank you for the info now.

    I don't even want a birthday present, so i don't want him spending a lot of $, but i do want to read in the dark.
     
  13. Bonehead

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    Yes, I actually did read that but I couldn't help myself.
     
  14. Bye You!

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    18 posts and insulting an owner's wife. :rofl:

    I hope this guy is not a brain surgeon. :c
     
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    The ipad mini is adoribole.
     
  16. Bonehead

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    I supported that other stupid site and look where it got me, I'll see how this goes.
     
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    I have the first edition Kindle and I can't read it without a light (lamp or book light).
     
  18. Bye You!

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    OK question. the paperwhite says it comes with a light, and it is $50 more than the plain Kindle. do i still need a case with a light?
     
  19. Bonehead

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    Listen, I've been here a helluva lot longer than 18 posts and I know who you people are, take a joke.
     
  20. Dlist

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    I hear ya...but we are fun and funny here...you won't get banned for any neg statements.