Tag Archives: Kindle Book

Enhanced Kindle Book About Election Night TV Coverage Available for Pre-Order

I just pre-ordered Election Night: A Television History 1948-2012,  a Kindle book with audio/video enhancements playable on iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. It’s available today for pre-order at $7.99 with delivery tomorrow, Election Day. The author is Stephen Battaglio. The book covers the evolution of U.S. presidential election night broadcasts from 1948 through 2008. It includes […]

Kindle Daily Deals Feature the Crash of ’29 and Maisy the Mouse

I couldn’t resist buying the$1.99  Kindle Daily Deal this morning, because I remember sitting in a lecture hall 40-plus years ago watching the author of the book address a class of undergraduates with an attitude I can only describe as disdain. John Kenneth Galbraith was a brilliant economist, and he was taking us through another […]

TKC 212 Glenn Thrush

News – 1) Amazon sends out invitations to a press conference in Santa Monica on September 9  September 6 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time. I’ll be there, of course, eager to see what new Kindles will be announced. 2) Amazon announces that it is opening a new India Kindle Store. Tech Tips – 1) If you […]