TKC 221 David Risher

News – 1) Amazon reports disappointing earnings. 2) Kindles arrive at Waterstones in the U.K. 3) Apple unveils the iPad Mini.

Tech Tips - The Kindle Fire HD gets updated software, version 7.2.1. “How to Touch a Kindle Paperwhite” will be the title of the video I plan to make soon with tips on using the touch screen. This is an audio run through. Also, some help for Jean Remple with his Kindle Fire HD that is having trouble with Adobe Flash.

Interview (starts at 23:58) – David Risher, CEO and co-founder of Worldreader.org visited with me via Skype on October 23rd with an update on this worthy and ambitious project to bring digital reading to a million kids in the developing world. His last interview on the podcast was in March, 2010, for TKC 88. I expect you will be inspired enough by the Worldreader story to click here in order to make a contribution.

Content – Bond, James Bond, is looking good on the Kindle!

Next Week’s Guest – Chris Brogan, author of The Impact Equation: Are You Making Things Happen or Just Making Noise?

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  1. Eolake Stobblehouse wrote:

    Good to hear about WorldReader again, one of my “favorite charities”, I have donated a couple of times. I think raising literacy and thereby awareness is one of the most important ways to improve the world.

    Posted 28 Oct 2012 at 1:00 pm

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