CNETNate writes: No ebook reader is worth buying yet. It's as simple as that. No ebook store is adequately equipped to fulfil your needs, and no one product has matured to the point at which it can be unquestionably recommended. This article explores the trouble ebook readers are having, which lies not only in a lack of support from publishers and distributors, but the age-old difficulty of digital rights management and incompatible competing formats.
"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity
is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.
-- Alfred North Whitehead