e-books: point, counterpoint

Point: eBooks do not allow passerbys to observe what book you are reading, diminishing word-of-mouth / sight-of-eye advertising.

Counterpoint: eBooks do not allow passerbys to observe what book you are reading, allowing embarassing reads, smut flourishes.

Technology brings value-neutral zero net change, and just once I would like to see these Change-Is-A-Coming newspaper pieces to think about both flipsides.

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