TKC 155 Stephen Windwalker

News – The New York Times and Amazon announce implementation of a combined subscription that gives you free unlimited access to as part of your monthly subscription to the New York Times on Kindle.

Tech Tip – A handy overview of the formats you can read on your Kindle.

InterviewStephen Windwalker, creator of the Kindle Nation Daily blog and empire, stopped by for coffee here at our place in Cambridge, Mass., on July 6, 2011, for a wide-ranging conversation.  We discussed a snarky defense of traditional publishers as gatekeepers by Eric Felton, Book Rooster, The Innovator’s Dilemma, Harry Potter, tablet rumors, and more. Click here to subscribe to KND on your Kindle.

Content – Jon Cog alerts me to a hot 99-cent deal for July on popular Kindle games.  Sale ends July 11. Go directly to Me and My Kindle for details – do not pass Go!

Other Links – Peter Meyers’s O’Reilly webinar, “Digital Bookmaking Tools Roundup,” is now available here.  And finally, a shoutout to Marshall McLuhan on the 100th anniversary of his birth.


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Comments 1

  1. Tom Semple wrote:

    Kindle also supports .html files (xhtml 1.1 I believe) if you rename the file extension to .txt.

    Let’s not forget the ‘experimental’ image viewer (.jpeg, .png, .bmp, .gif). See Dianne Gorman’s Kindle shortcuts page (or several others) for details.

    Posted 09 Jul 2011 at 12:24 am