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Apple iPad 2 Tablet eBook Reader Review

The iPad 2 is lighter and faster than the original.

March 11, 2011
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Reading Books

The Apple iPad 2 is a fairly intuitive eReader. The iBooks app's interface resembles a bookshelf and lets you browse your titles by cover art. Scrolling the screen down will let you search for books or change to a list view.

Reading eBooks is done with a swipe of the screen or by tapping the left or right side. Tapping the left side or swiping a finger from the left to right will flip to the previous page; tapping the right side or swiping your finger from right to left will turn to the next page. The top of the screen contains shortcuts for your library, a table of contents and list of your bookmarks, a screen brightness toggle, font controls, a search feature, and a bookmark button.

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The iBooks app allows you to configure the font and text size