Monthly Archives October 2008

15 Dave Emberson

News: The Motley Fool asserts that Oprah has saved Amazon. Tech Tip: What are those white boxes to the right of some items on the home screen? Interview: Dave Emberson, author of The Kindle Cookbook: How to Do Everything the Manual Doesn’t Tell You. Quote: Technology Review’s editor Jason Pontin has some advice for the […]

14 Evan Schnittman

Kindle News: Oprah gets behind the Kindle in a big way, including a $50-off coupon good till November 1st. Also, Amazon reports that 10 percent of its total book titles sold are in Kindle format. Tech Tip: From The Kindle Cookbook by David Emberson, how to put the MobileRead guide on your Kindle for free […]

13 Abhi

Interview: Abhi, creator of the Amazon Kindle, Books and Amazon News Blog and the Kindle Social Network for Book Lovers, talks to me from London and details how you can win a free Kindle if you join and participate in his social network before the end of October. Kindle Quote: The Nigger of Narcissus by […]

12 Laurel Hicks

Kindle News: Faked Photos or a real look at the Kindle 2? Tech Tip: A recent newbie (me) walks you around the Kindle Korner Yahoo group. Interview: Laurel Hicks, a moderator of Kindle Korner. On her Kindle: War and Peace by Tolstoy, Works of Anton Pavlovich Chekhov from MobileReference and the blogs Opinionated and An […]

11 Darlene

Kindle News: Forbes gets it wrong on the iPhone v. the Kindle. Tech Tip: How to find out there’s no Whispernet in Missoula, Montana. Click here for Sprint coverage map. Interview: My wife, Darlene, opens her Kindle and starts using it. Quote: The Faith of Barack Obama by Stephen Mansfield. Comments: Bob Boyken, Sang-Won Kim, […]