Most digital devices today are designed to give you access to lots of media at once. The Playaway –- an audiobook with headphones attached -- does just one thing. Andrew Adam Newman asks why it’s complicated to design something simple.
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Big fan. Love the reference to Harry Nillsson.
Awesome and very creative twist. Story well told.
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