News – Interview with Justin D. Gawronski, a plaintiff in the class-action lawsuit filed against Amazon in the wake of “the Orwell situation.” Clues to what improvements may lie ahead for the Kindle, gleaned from an online Amazon survey. Nicholson Baker pens a mainly unfavorable review of the Kindle in this week’s edition of The New Yorker.
Tech Tips – How to do math on your Kindle 1 or 2. How to go directly to web links from an item on your Kindle home screen.
Interview – Amazon’s Kindle VP Ian Freed.
Kindle Content – Finding an Anthony Trollope novel at Gutenberg.org and making it pretty with http://www.sandroid.org/GutenMark/index.html – from David Emberson’s excellent guide to the Kindle, The Kindle 2 Cookbook.
Comments – Paul Levin on Kindle bashing, Suzanne Levin on the DX, Jesslyn Hendrix on the major upgrade to Calibre, Mary McManus on lust for the Apple tablet, and an audio comment from Oregon urging you consider asking for a price rebate on the Kindle 2 even if you bought one more than a month before the price dropped by $60.
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