News (1:56) -The ReadingRights coalition conducts a good old-fashioned street protest at the Authors Guild office in New York City, and a related petition attracts nearly 5,000 signers who seek to protect the Kindle 2’s Text to Speech capability for the benefit of the disabled. Taggers battle in support of the $9.99 price point for Kindle books.
Tech Tip (8:35) – Larry in Bay City, Oregon, provides an elegant tagging system for keeping track of content which you send to your My Clippings document.
Comments (27:39) – Esmeralda deTrafford (who maybe helps lower a book‘s price to $9.99), Greg Vann (who somehow snagged a Kindle copy of Winds of War), Soosie Burnett (whose battery question is answered by Stephen Windwalker),Delores Martin (LibraryThing), and Dorothy Witter (new fonts hack).
Meetup – If you’re in the area, please join us for the second Kindle Chronicles meetup at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Starbucks just off I-25 at Exit 240 (the Longmont exit). Please email me at PodChronicles AT Gmail DOT come if you plan to attend. Bring your Kindle and your latest cool Kindle discoveries.