Category Archives: New Paperwhite

TKC 400 Anniversary Show with Darlene

The Kindle Chronicles’ first listeners Interview starts at 14:54 and ends at 43:13 I should have known that we’d be building our life around it like we have other things that you’ve done. I’ve gotten used to it. I should have known. Intro Whill wheelchair site News “Amazon is the ‘most reputable’ company in the US” by […]

TKC 292 George Packer

Author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America  Interview starts at 5:55 I don’t have the view that you might have and that some of your listeners might have, which is that there’s something completely corrupt about traditional publishing or that it’s somehow stacked against all this talent out there that’s just waiting to be […]

TKC 290 Richard Bach

Author of Illusions II: The Adventures of a Reluctant Student and Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The New Complete Edition Interview Starts at 10:30 The wonderful thing about working with Kindle Singles is—Wham!—there it is! It was like meeting a publisher with speed skates. It was just amazing. The ice was just spraying behind the skates and everything […]

TKC 277 Otis Chandler

  Cofounder and CEO of Goodreads Interview Starts at 22:29 The thing I’ve been most impressed by is the level of enthusiasm and support and excitement that the Amazon teams and the Lab126 team who makes the Kindles have shown for this project. It literally would not have been done without this level of enthusiasm and […]

TKC 274 Dr. Matthew H. Schneps

Co-author of “E-Readers Are More Effective than Paper for Some with Dyslexia” Interview Starts at 17:34  I have had people with dyslexia come up to me and say, “Look, I can read much better on a Kindle. In fact I was never able to read before, and now I’ve got the Kindle, and I can read.” And they […]

New Kindle Paperwhite Demo: Incrementally Great

My review copy of the new Kindle Paperwhite arrived today, and I’m impressed with the incrementally great improvements in screen appearance and speed, as well as the Page Flip navigation tool and the Vocabulary Builder. This video will give you a closeup look at the new Paperwhite, side by side with the old one. If […]