I had a kindle touch for a year. The battery died after that year and it became an useless box. Until kindle gets replaceable batteries it's not a machine for me.
Epub is the most important cross-platform/device format for digital books. Right now thats is the only reason for me not buying a Kindle.
I had a Kindle Paperwhite for a about 3 days before taking it back. I loved everything about it except nighttime reading... It was HORRIBLE for that. Even at the lowest settings it was so bright that it would blast your eyes. I hated to return it, it was far better for reading than my Samsung S3 and the iPad mini. My wife had an iPad mini and once I tried reading hers with the night mode on I returned the Paperwhite and got my own. The iPad min is great, but I'd rather have a paperwhite. Many...