I'm reading IQ84, Haruki Murakami's long-awaited new book. In hardback, it's 944 pages and weighs several pounds. I am a pasty blogger with weak arms and soft hands, so the Kindle version seemed like a no-brainer. More »
If you've been waiting for a Kindle sale, now is the time to jump on one.
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Amazon is disruptive, which means it is divisive. So inevitably the retailer’s new all-you-can-read venture, Kindle Unlimited, is the subject of heated debate, pro and con, among self-published writers.The program allows people to pay a flat monthly fee for as many e-books as they can read.
Facebook , the company, doesn't like it when you leave Facebook, the social network, to view other content on the internet. Which is exactly what you do when you click a link to a news article that someone has shared in a post. Facebook would much rather you stay on their site for as long as possible.
One big argument for “all you can eat” music, video and book services is that they encourage people to sample new artists and ultimately develop a deeper relationship with a few of them. You listen to songs you have never heard before because there is no additional cost, and then maybe you go to the concert and, perhaps, buy a T-shirt.
For the past three years, Apple has had a free Mac app - iBooks Author - available for creating textbooks compatible with the company's iBooks app. Today, Amazon announced a beta version of Kindle Textbook Creator , designed to let educators and authors create Kindle books from existing materials and immediately make them available on the Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) platform.
Amazon has introduced its new Kindle Textbook Creator, a tool that lets users create digital textbooks and related materials that include educational elements, not the least of which are flashcards. Students will then be able to access this content on the same devices other Kindle content can be accessed on, including their Fire tablets.
DisplayMate ’s Color Accuracy Shoot-Out has a couple of premises – first, that users have been used to mediocre color accuracy since day one, and secondly, that manufacturers do not calibrate their devices for display color accuracy from the factory. This results in devices not being equal in terms of color accuracy.
In Bell's appeal, it is asking legal costs to be paid for by a student and other groups who challenged the TV app.Student Who Took on Bell’s TV App Fears Financial Ruin If Forced to Pay Legal Costs is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
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If you use Amazon's Kindle app on your Android device, you might have noticed some features on another platform that you don't have yet on your device for the past two years. Well, you need not be envious any longer as version 4.8 brings features like X-Ray and flashcard support, as well as several other enhancements to the ebook reading app.
While e-books are everywhere, electronic textbooks never really caught on, despite their potential to bring immersive learning at a lower cost. Amazon is trying to change that with theKindle Textbook Creator, a free app from its newly formed Kindle Direct Publishing EDU division (KDP EDU).
As much as we rely on digital storage for our photos these days, there are still some people who would love to have actual photos they can hold in their hands, put in their scrapbooks, tack on their cork boards, etc.
I used to love to fill the bathtub with hot water and soak and read a book until the water got cold and my skin got pruney. There were a few times when I would get so sleepy and relaxed that I dropped my book in the water. That would result in a ruined book, but I was usually just out the price of a paperback.
Beware if you have any jokester friends with iOS devices -- they might just have a way to ruin your day if you have any iOS gadgets of your own. Apple hasconfirmedthat it's fixing arecently discoveredbug that crashes iPhones and other iOS 8 hardware the moment you get a carefully crafted set ofUnicodecharacters in iMessage and other communication apps with notification previews.
We’ve all experienced it, either in person or online; someone who has actually read the ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ books the ‘Game of Thrones’ TV show is based on brags that they know what’s coming. Sometimes, they even ruin for everyone — or are annoyed when the show doesn’t mimic the books exactly. With the TV show outpacing the slow pace with which George R.R.
Whether you like it or not, companies have their eyes on you. They track whatever you do online: what you click, read, buy, or share. Don't be surprised when you see related ads on banners and pop-ups whenever you visit a website because it only means you've been tracked. Most of the time, it gets freaky because you're clueless how these brands know what you've been looking for.
Amazon isfinallybringing Kindle's X-ray feature to Android devices, three years after itlaunchedand two after it became available oniPhones and iPads. X-ray, for Android users who haven't had the chance to use it yet, provides some sort of an encyclopedia-and-dictionary-in-one for each book you read.