Category Archives: Amazon Kindle DX

Sample The Web’s Top tech stories for the week of July 12th-18th, 2009

Reminder: this list is largely culled from taking a look at my 500+ feeds in Fever’s Hot section for the past week. Amazon wirelessly removed Kindle Editions of George Orwell books from people’s Kindles. The entire internet exploded in alarmist … Continue reading

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What Apple should learn from Amazon

There is one very magical thing that Amazon lets you do when purchasing content for reading on your Kindle, Kindle 2, Kindle DX, Kindle for iPhone, or even for reading in Kindle for iPhone on your iPod touch. You can … Continue reading

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Bibliotech: Mark Jeffrey speaks with Otis Chandler, Goodreads founder and CEO

My good friend Mark Jeffrey, the CTO of Mahalo and author of The Pocket and the Pendant, is hosting a new online video show about books and technology: Bibliotech. On the first episode, he speaks with Otis Chandler, the founder … Continue reading

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E-ink vs e-paper and the difference between a laptop and the Kindle

PC World has an article called Bye-bye Kindle, E-reader Screens Coming for Netbooks where they talk about the new Pixel Qi screen that is still in development, but which offers both a full-color LCD mode and an e-paper mode. The … Continue reading

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Kindle’s browser needs “Save as .txt” feature and a few other tweaks

Dear Amazon: The browser is the feature on the Kindle that has the most potential but which is most sorely in need of improvement. Please add a “Save as .txt” feature to the Kindle’s browser that will allow users to … Continue reading

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