Can the eBook be Cracked? Not so Much

I was around when Rocketbook, the first ebook, made the rounds in the late 1990s. It was a fascinating device backed by Martin Eberhard, an entrepreneur with loads of passion and enthusiasm. So much so that the company was sold to Rupert Murdoch’s Gemstar for $187 million in 2000 only to be subsequently shut down.

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