This looks like a cool project.

"The Open Book aims to be a simple device that anyone with a soldering iron can build for themselves. The Open Book should be comprehensible: the reader should be able to look at it and understand, at least in broad strokes, how it works. It should be extensible, so that a reader with different needs can write code and add accessories that make the book work for them."

@therealraccoon This does look cool!

I really wish that e-ink screens would drop in price to buy them in small batches cheaper

@therealraccoon This looks so freaking cool ! I wish someone technically competent would build a batch of them and sell them.

@therealraccoon Well, Html/CSS-rendering (epub is basically that) with 192KB RAM - good luck.

@therealraccoon Brokeback Mountain! 🙋🏽‍♀️

I like it but dunno if this is easily solderable as it looks surface mount, no?

It looks like they only used soic and tqfp, those are not that hard to solder with a little bit of practice

@marcin @Shufei "not that hard" and "a little bit of practice" are doing a hell of a lot
of legwork here tbh

I want one! Also, partial update on a 4.2" e-ink display?! I was only able to find up to 2.9" displays (and >7") with that capability!

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