TKC 492 Tom Semple

Software Quality Engineer

Interview starts at 12:46 and ends at 41:14

“Somehow the Goodreads would talk to the Amazon/Kindle cloud, so as new notes come in it would sync those down from Goodreads as well. And then they would just show up in your notes and highlights with the name of the person who you were following. I think that would be really cool.”


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Tech Tip

All about Kindle bookmarks

Interview with Tom Semple

The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed [Kindle in Motion] by Scott Parazynski

Off to Be the Wizard (Magic 2.0 Book 1) [Kindle in Motion] by Scott Meyer

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Illustrated [Kindle in Motion] by J. K. Rowling

Ricochet Joe (Amazon Original Story) [Kindle in Motion] by Dean Koontz


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David Ignatius will appear on C-Span’s BookTV show Sunday, January 7, 2018 at noon EST

BBC iPlayer Radio app for Fire tablets

Next Week’s Guest

Dean Koontz, bestselling author of a new Amazon Original Story, Ricochet Joe, published by Amazon Publishing

Music for my podcast is from an original Thelonius Monk composition named “Well, You Needn’t.” This version is “Ra-Monk” by Eval Manigat on the “Variations in Time: A Jazz Perspective” CD by Public Transit Recording” CD.

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Comments 2

  1. Mary wrote:

    My deepest sympathies to Joe’s loved ones.

    Posted 06 Jan 2018 at 7:20 am
  2. Len Edgerly wrote:

    Thanks, Mary.

    Posted 06 Jan 2018 at 8:11 am