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Gadget Freak Case #202: Frankenkindle An Easier-to-Use Kindle
1/3/2012

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This is what your completed Frankenkindle will look like.
This is what your completed Frankenkindle will look like.

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Rob Spiegel
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Re: Necessity is the mother here
Rob Spiegel   1/3/2012 2:38:01 PM
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Good point, Jenn. It seems it would only take a few superficial changes. In the meantime, it's great that we have an augmented version through Gadget Freak.

Jennifer Campbell
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Re: Necessity is the mother here
Jennifer Campbell   1/3/2012 10:49:37 AM
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Maybe Amazon should take note here, and come up with a version that is easier for people who may not otherwise be able to manipulate the smaller controls.

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Necessity is the mother here
Rob Spiegel   1/3/2012 10:28:28 AM
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Here's an example of a gadget where necessity really was the mother of invention. Nice to see a gadget that serves a specific purpose and actually helps someone.

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