(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is an excerpt from my book, “Essential Meeting Blueprints for Managers.” The book is available on Amazon in hard copy and Kindle, in the iTunes store, and directly from the publisher.” Before we can talk about strategic planning, it’s important to discuss the difference between creating a strategy and being strategic. Show More Summary
Amazon has opened a Spanish-language online store for physical products in Mexico, two years after it began selling its Kindle ebooks in the country. The new store, which can be found at amazon.com.mx, has millions of products available in more categories than Amazon has featured at launch in any of its international markets. Show More Summary
Last fall's Kindle Voyage is a premium model with a stunning, high-resolution display that makes letters resemble what's on a printed page. For digital magazines, you're better off with a tablet because e-reader screens typically lack...Show More Summary
AT AMAZON: All-New Kindle Paperwhite.
A new high-resolution screen, great indoors and out, helps the latest Kindle beat the iPad for an immersive reading experience, says Joanna Stern.
Amazon has been building up its Kindle business in Mexico for the past several years. Today the company has launched its first e-commerce store across the border that sells physical books. Amazon.com.mx, a Spanish-language e-commerce site launches with millions of skus including millions of print books. Show More Summary
Amazon México finally opened its doors to selling physical goods this morning. For more than a year prior, it only dealt Kindle e-books. What was the first item ever sold once the servers went live? An amiibo from Fire Emblem, of course. Unrelenting...Show More Summary
BookJudy Blume- In the Unlikely Event. Makes me want to go and reread all of Judy Blume's books from my childhood and adolescence.I need to check what's available as a Kindle book.MusicJacco Gardner- Brightly TVJohn Oliver- Last Week Tonight. Show More Summary
Most Authorpreneurs earn their living from speaking gigs, consulting businesses, and other indirect sources. Rarely does one make the vast majority of their income directly from the sale of their books. Steve Scott is different. Steve...Show More Summary
Amazon is making it easier to share passages from Kindle books. Kindle already allows readers to post passages from books to their social media feeds, but a new update is letting readers highlight quotes and send them to specific people through more channels. Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton is working hard to kindle her reputation as the new Queen of Brooklyn Cool, peddling millennial-friendly merchandise in a new "Summer" section of her campaign store. Featuring "Chillary Clinton" beer koozies and "Grillary Clinton" aprons, it's almost like Urban Outfitters is running for president.Of course, there's a reason... More »
Chris Price reviews the latest version of the Kindle, the 2015 edition of the Paperwhite The post Review: Kindle Paperwhite 2015 appeared first on ShinyShiny.
One of the big benefits of e-books is the ability to share snippets of books quickly and easily with other interested readers. Amazon’s latest update streamlines this process. More »
By Robert Evans,Peter Hayward Published: June 28th, 2015
AMERICAN HISTORY SALE: One-day Kindle deals include Black Hawk Down, David Hackett Fischer’s Washington’s Crossing and Paul Revere’s Ride, Amity Shlaes’s Coolidge, and more. Check them out here.
I tried to read on a beach once. I got the very first Kindle. It didn't have many books available but what it did, I downloaded and tried to read. But it was uncomfortable and hot and my wife and kids kept going into the ocean so I went back to the hotel room to read. Show More Summary
The Kindle Paperwhite just updated to a higher resolution screen for the same $120 price. I probably don’t need to tell you it’s better than the last Paperwhite. It definitely is. Read more...
“The retail giant’s new way of calculating payments for Kindle book loans has worrying implications for how literature is read – and how it’s written.”
Kindle e-book readers will now have a new way to socialize with their friends about their favorite books or quotes from those books by way of mobile messaging apps, including Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, texting, and more. The change...Show More Summary
It's been a busy day for Amazon, with announcements about its voice tech efforts and, wait for it, a Treasure Truck that offers on-the-go deals to people. But there's more where that came from. If you use Kindle for Android, you'll now notice the addition of some handy sharing features to the application. Show More Summary