Kindle Paperwhite Gets Upgrade

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From The Huffington Post: Even though ereader sales are down, Amazon is continuing to improve the Kindle. The company on Tuesday announced an updated version of the Kindle Paperwhite, its flagship ereader, which was first released last year. Aside from a brighter screen with higher contrast, most of the changes are to the guts and [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – A Book by Any Other Name

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  A Book by Any Other Name This past Christmas, I finally got an e-reader.  Nothing fancy, just the basic Kindle; not even the new “paperwhite” kind but the one that is cheap and simple and straightforward.  It’s black and white only, it doesn’t interact with the internet other than to download books, I can’t watch movies [….]

Dear Amazon, You’re Allegedly Rude

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Amazon allegedly erased the contents of a customer’s Kindle without providing adequate information as to why this action was taken, Norwegian tech writer Martin Bekkelund writes on his blog. According to Bekkelund, Linn, a friend and Amazon customer, said she recently discovered that her Kindle had been inexplicably wiped clean and her account had been [….]