Category Archives: Hacks

Install a darker, more readable font on the Kindle 2

In case you haven’t heard about it, there’s been some controversy from people who have had both a first generation and second generation Kindle, complaining that the Kindle 2’s text doesn’t appear as crisp and dark on the screen, making … Continue reading

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Over two weeks with the Kindle 2

Now that I’ve had the Kindle 2 for over two weeks, I can say that I love it and that it is a great improvement upon my first generation Sony Reader (which I also loved). I also just finished writing … Continue reading

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A Better Kindle 2 Moleskine Case (Version 1.0)

Here’s a slideshow of what I put together last night in about an hour: Here’s a link to the entire set on Flickr. Basically, I’d seen this Kindle 2 Moleskine Case, which basically just ripped out a chunk of the … Continue reading

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Things I wanted to try to do this weekend…

…but which I haven’t started yet and will need to be crammed into the rest of today or left for next weekend: 1. Attempt to install OS X on my Asus Eee PC 2. Install a version of Linux on … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC Touchscreen Installation

Digg this! In my previous post about this I checked to see if the touch panel I’d ordered worked. It did, so this weekend I actually cracked open my Eee and installed it (that’s it mounted over the screen in … Continue reading

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