Monday, July 21, 2008

Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday to me
Happy Birthday to meeeee
Happy Birrrrrrthdayyyyy to meeeeeeeeeeeeeee
Happy Birthday to meeee!

All right, Punk~a~loos, where's my pressies?



*shows off my pressie from Lord V. (he rawks, XOXOXO)

Geek specs:
The Reader Digital Book holds about 160 eBooks or hundreds more with optional removable memory cards. Its portable size makes it the perfect travel companion, allowing you to read a variety of books whenever and wherever you want. With thousands of eBook titles available at The eBook Store from Sony, you can choose to download new releases, classics and popular book titles as well as view other document formats such as Adobe® PDF10, RTF, TXT, BBeB® and Microsoft® Word. Its long battery life lasts up to 7,500 continuous page turns, and the amazing paper-like screen technology is easy on the eyes. Also available in dark blue.

Note: Use of companion eBook Store limited to U.S. residents.

Ultra portable
The Reader Digital Book offers a unique, on-the-go reading experience and is the perfect travel companion. With a compact and lightweight design, you can take it almost anywhere and read your books whenever and wherever you want. More compact than many paperbacks, it weighs about 9 ounces6 (without cover), is 1/3” thin8, and holds up to 160 eBooks4. You can easily hold it in one hand, and with its rechargeable battery, you can turn up to 7,500 continuous pages on a single charge2.

Impressive, paper-like display
The Reader Digital Book provides a new way to experience reading. It boasts an impressive 6-inch display1, utilizing breakthrough E Ink® technology that’s almost paper-like, making it easy to read, even in bright sunshine. In addition, the screen allows for high contrast and high resolution, with a near 180ยบ viewing angle. The text can also be magnified for sight-impaired readers.

Content Storage Capability
With a compact and lightweight design you can take the Reader Digital Book almost anywhere. And with plenty of internal memory, and a slot for optional removable memory cards, you can take hundreds of titles, user-selected Web content, or other supported documents for reading on the go. It will hold approximately 160 averaged sized eBooks in internal memory4 and hundreds more with optional removable memory cards.

Multiple eBook titles available
The Reader Digital Book allows you to search, browse, discover, and buy thousands of new releases, classics and popular eBook titles from the Integrated eBook Store and other participating websites3. You can even go to other sites that have unsecured eBooks in file formats that the Reader supports5. This translates into an incredible amount of content suitable for the Reader.

More Than eBooks
The Reader Digital Book isn’t just about reading eBooks. Using the included eBook Library 2.0 PC Software, you can easily transfer Adobe® PDF documents10, Microsoft Word documents5, BBeB Book, and other text file formats to the Reader, allowing you the flexibility to access and view multiple files at any time.


Slick said...

Daaaaaang, ain't you the lucky one?!!

Happy Birthday, girl!!

Cindy said...

WOW! what a gift!
I hope you have a WONDERFUL one.
*save me a piece of cake please*
*well as long as it isn't chocolate, and if it is....enjoy it and don't think about the calories...they don't count on your birthday* :)
BIG (((HUGS)))

Mrs.X said...

Happy Birthday!!

Aafrica said...

cool present! i want one i want one! oh, happy birthday to you :D you are a summer baby too!

Catwoman said...

Whoah! Great gift!!!!

And happy birthday!

Peaceful said...

Yahoo! Techy B-day :D
BIG HUG (while looking over your shoulder for the munchies)

Laoch of Chicago said...

Joyous birthday to you! Very nifty gift!!!

Haphazardkat said...

Slickness: Thank you, thank you...I am lucky! hehehe

Cindy: I had a wonderful birthday...I had a thing called a "tower of chocolate" it was chocolate cookies layered with brownies and vanilla icecream! :D Calories...we don't count no stinkin' calories! ;P

Mrs X. Thank you! :)

Aafrica: yep, summer baby. My brother who is 4 years older than me and adopted (also) has the same birthday as me :)

Catwoman: I'm really excited about my gift :D Gotta love pressies!! and Thank you :)

Jadey: *grins* I thought you'd appreciate the specs I posted about my geek gift! Only a fellow geek would truly appreciate it :D
*plunks a tower of chocolate onto the Jadey table* **warning** consuming it will bring on sugar coma!! :D

Laochie: Thanks! You know I actually had some people say...WHY would you WANT an electronic book thing? Who reads anymore anyways?
ha ha ha ha--this explains much about the crazy people out there!

R U Serious?? said...

Durn it!!! I missed your birthday!! WAAAAAHHHH! HAPPY BIRTHDAY (belated...) but it looks like a GREAT one!! Lord V is awesome!!