Throwback Thursday: The Kindle, Generation One

Next week will be the 8th anniversary of the first generation Kindle. There has been a lot of discussion lately about how both the e-book market and the market for e-readers has changed. I thought it would be fun to take a quick video look back at the first Kindle. Pay special attention to that scroll wheel. It was a big deal at the time! I used to go back and forth between my Kindle 1 and my Kindle 3 (Keyboard). Going back to the scroll button tripped me up every time. 🙂

I still love the look of this device! What do you think? Kindles sure have changed….

3 thoughts on “Throwback Thursday: The Kindle, Generation One

  1. As long as it still works and you are happy with it, that’s all that counts. 🙂 I don’t exactly suffer from device envy, but I tend to love new features that solve problems. Because of my poor vision, the light on the Paperwhite did that for me and I find that I like reading on it the best. I can also read in bed without bothering DH. But the keyboard was my favorite for a long time…. it is a really good device. As long as it works, enjoy it!

  2. Pingback: Flashback Friday: Amazon Kindle, Generation One | The Digital Reader

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