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And you thought your treehouse was cool. To kindle the imaginations of his 5-year-old grandson and 4-year-old granddaughter, Massachusetts contractor Jay Hewitt decided to test his skills at a whole new level: the treetops. This loving...Show More Summary
Growing up I was always the child with a book in her hand. I’m now the grown up with a book, Kindle or iPad in my hand. I can’t get enough of books. I always carry something to read and I still love bookstores. Although bookstores here in the U.S. Show More Summary
The Oatmeal’s latest hit book is cheaper than ever in paperback today on Amazon, or even cheaper on Kindle. [How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You: The Oatmeal, $7] Read more...
If you need some new reading material for your Kindle, the 4.3 star rated Rewinder is down to just $2 today. Read more...
This article first appeared in The National Book Review. Last week, the book industry released figures showing that e-book sales were down so far this year -- the first time they have declined -- while print remained relatively steady. Show More Summary
The Kindle Fire comes with a SDXC card slot that outclasses every other tablet in its price range, accommodating storage cards that can hold as much as 128GB of media -- but it won't read ebooks from the slot. (more…)
So as Jackie Calmes of the New York Times reports today, the Trans-Pacific Partnership mega-commercial deal is hanging fire at the final negotiations level, and the powers that be in...
Kindling are a noisy shoegaze band from Easthampton, Massachusetts that use thick layers of reverb to give you a joyful, feathery embrace. “Blinding Wave,” a track from their upcoming EP, Galaxies, shows a sure sign of growth from the brief sketches of their last EP, Spike & Wave. “Blinding Wave” is a distinctly upbeat and […]
Amazon has been known for producing Kindle Fire tablets that could stand as reasonable alternatives to the expensive Apple devices, but things may be different with the recently unveiled Fire HD 10.
Amazon's Fire HD 10 tablet has launched, but if you're hunting a budget or midrange tablet, you'd do better to hunt elsewhere.
Trick Decks: How to Hack Cards for Extraordinary Magic is my $2.99 Kindle e-book that will show you how to easily make different kinds of magic trick card decks. You can make the decks from ordinary playing cards and easy-to-find tools...Show More Summary
If you’re an avid reader, you probably already use devices like Amazon’s Kindle or Apple’s iPad for flipping through those page-turners, but you may not be familiar with other aspects of the internet that can change the way you experience books. Show More Summary
No one product can be all things to all people, that’s the point of variety. It’s why Apple now has multiple sized iPhones and iPads and why Amazon continues to try filling in the gaps on its Kindle Fire tablet lineup with an increasingly eclectic lineup of shapes and sizes The new Kindle Fire HD 10 is of a piece with that strategy. Show More Summary
Inventors display their creations at the annual Maker Faire at the New York Hall of Science in Queens.
I'm a little late mentioning this, but one of today's Kindle daily deals is Forge of Darkness by Steven Erikson. Its on sale in the Kindle store, today only, for $2.99 here.
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Letters to Doug, your ninth favorite weekly Jalopnik column that you read on the train when your Kindle is out of batteries. Read more...
SINCE 2007, when Amazon introduced its Kindle, readers have had the option of enjoying their books in bits and bytes rather than in bindings. But behind the scenes, retailers and publishers have struggled with how they should price ebooks. Show More Summary
The Briar King, the first book in the Kingdoms of Thorn & Bone series, is on sale in the Kindle store for $0.99. You can find it here.
Check out four things that have happened in the ebook world in just the past couple months: — Amazon announced that, for the self-published titles in its Kindle Unlimited subscription program, it’s going to pay authors by the number of pages read, rather than by the borrow. — Ebook sales continue to drop. They dropped...