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Technology: Open Margin

It's not unusual to thumb through a second-hand book, or borrowed one from the library, and come across someone's handwritten notes scrawled in the margins. This past week, a tech startup in the Netherlands launched a new service called Open Margin.  It encourages e-book readers to do exactly what librarians told us not to do: write in the margins. Dan Misener takes a look. 

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