Oh come on..
The kindle app shows you popular passages that other people highlighted, it only takes half a brain to realize that for this feature they must be storing your and everybody else's highlights..
Seriously.. Just to mess them them up I am highlighting every mistake they make in the OCR process. I am sick to sec those scanning mistakes.
> Passengers are hooked up to neutral interface, and last years crappy films are played directly into their minds.
You mean 'last years crappy commercials' are projected directly into their minds.
I am sure even the government ( especially the government ? ) does write-offs ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Write-off#Accounting ) over 3 to 4 years for a laptop.