This has nothing to do with technology. It has to do with books. In particular the Wheel of Time books.
Go and read this announcement. I want to cry!
For crying out loud, I have been reading this series of book for the last decade. I spent most of my high school re-reading the books, and I consider them a big reason for why I able to understand English at the level that I want.
Hell, I own several copies of some of the books, but for crying out loud, another three books? And ones that would be basically cut in the middle?
Gnashing of teeth describe my current status quite nicely.