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Submission + - Neuroscientist David Eagleman's new kind of e-book (

ZuchinniOne writes: Neuroscientist David Eagleman has written a new book called "Why the net matters: How the internet will save civilization". However his book is not only relevant for its content, but also for the novel way in which he presents the information and allows readers to take advantage of the e-book format with non-linear reading style, videos, and interactive content.

Hopefully this will just be the beginning of a trend that really allows e-books to become their own medium for telling stories and presenting information.

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