Although Electronic Book Readers have been marketed mainly as a portable, convenient way to read and transport numerous books without the weight, these devices have potential for people with vision impairments including macular degeneration. With adjustable lighting, magnification and text to background contrast, these readers work for many with vision impairments. This article deals mainly with Amazon’s Kindle Readers, but there are many brands on the market today. To read more, click here for the full article.
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