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Re: What doc formats do readers actualy use? Was, "what doc formats do READERs want ?"
Subject:Re: What doc formats do readers actualy use? Was, "what doc formats do READERs want ?" From:Margaret Cekis <margaret -dot- cekis -at- comcast -dot- net> To:Leonard Porrello <lporrello -at- illumina -dot- com> Date:Fri, 16 Dec 2011 17:12:17 +0000 (UTC)
Leonard Porrello said, "I am having a hard time understanding why an iPad or e-Reader would be better than a second monitor."
I think Tony was referring to situations such as reading the instructions to upgrade a computer. Even with a second monitor, the ability to continue reading the next step ends when you have to reboot, or do anything that must be done with the unit turned off, like inserting new memory.
Margaret Cekis, Johns Creek GA
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