News – 1) TechFlash’s Bethany Overland has a good overview of Amazon’s recent forays into the world of Big Publishing. 2) My new Nook arrived today, and I like it, with caveats. Instapaper’s Marco Arment has a thorough comparison of it with the Kindle 3 here.
Tech Tip – How to sign up for free articles each week delivered to your Kindle by Delivereads.
Interview (starts at 18:55) – Some friends of Dave Pell gave him a Kindle six months ago to help him with his Internet addiction. It worked, sort of, except now he’s back on the Internet looking for great articles to e-mail directly to the Kindles of a fast-growing number of subscribers to his new creation, Delivereads. Dave blogs here and twitters here. I reached him by Skype in San Francisco on June 1.
Content – Be sure to check out Amazon’s Sunshine Deals for the Kindle – more than 600 books for 99 cents, $1.99 and $2.99. Offers end June 15, 2011.