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 »
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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
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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
Amazon has released new sharing features for Kindle books, which is aimed at making conversations about books easier for the readers. Now the readers can very well use their smartphone’s messaging applications to have conversations with the friends who have not used Kindle before. Show More Summary
You know that company that builds all your electronics? The one that makes your iPhone and your Xbox and your Kindle and has to install anti-suicide nets to deter miserable workers from ending their lives? It’s a company known to Americans as Foxconn, and it’s the 10th largest employer in the world. Read more...
Amazon’s Kindle app can now share previews of books and text snippets to apps like Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp or via text message. Kindle users could already share quotes, highlights and recommendations to Facebook and Twitter, but this is the first time Amazon is allowing readers to share via a messaging platform. Show More Summary
Amazon wants to get people texting about books. Starting today, Kindle is making book quotes, recommendations, and highlights shareable on WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger for Android devices. The updated sharing buttons will be coming to Kindle e-readers and operating systems later this year. Show More Summary
If you dread the deluge of political ads flooding the airwaves during election season, you're not going to like what's in store for you in 2016. Every device you own, from your smartphone to your Kindle to your iWatch, will be a delivery vehicle for attack ads and other campaign spots. Show More Summary
E-readers are getting better and better, and for commuters and frequent travellers there’s a genuine reason to choose one over a bookshelf of dead trees. Amazon’s new, mid-range Kindle Paperwhite has a bright and crisp e-paper screen...Show More Summary
I have been wrong about a lot of things. I thought YouTube was a fad. I was certain the iPad would be the undoing of Apple. (Don’t even get me started on the Kindle.) And those are just the generic things, the ones that didn’t cost me any money. What about the things that did cost […]