News (2:03) – Joshua Tallent‘s new book, The Complete Guide to Formatting Books for the Amazon Kindle, is available for purchase in print here and here, and in Kindle format. Staton Rabin‘s Betsy and the Emperor is available for Kindle pre-order. Abhi brought my attention to Amazon’s new “Big Deals on Kindle” section. A grumpy (but no Luddite) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reporter pans the Kindle 2, citing the never-before-mentioned “disgust factor.”
Tech Tip (6:45) – Calibre can now transfer content to your Kindle without a USB cable!
Interview (10:02) – Kovid Goyal, creator and principal developer for Calibre.
Quote (25:52) – Introduction to Joshua Tallent’s The Complete Guide to Formatting Books for the Amazon Kindle
Comments (27:55) – Amazon Kindle Support (concerning the more-than-$9.99 price for new release Power Rules by Leslie Gelb, Ken and Kim Dell in Arizona, Linda Hopkins (mentioning a screensaver hack for the Kindle 2), Marcy McKenzie (on kindlefeeder) , Mary Hundle, and an audio comment from Esmeralda deTrafford.