Kindle apps

News on Kindle and Kindle Apps

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
March 9, 2015 // 4 Comments

While I’m well-informed on developments in the tech industry and social media, I’ve been feeling woefully uninformed about other news, and I decided it was time to start reading a paper. Although I tend to prefer the writing and journalism of The New York Times, I decided to start a 14 [...]

Creating and managing Collections on Kindle apps

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
June 11, 2014 // 7 Comments

A question came up an older post yesterday about managing Collections on Kindle apps. I said I would do an article with directions and screen shots to answer the question, so here it is. Collections are a feature I love on my Kindle and barely ever use in any other ereading device. For some reason [...]

Kindle for Android updated to include 'time until end of chapter'

By libertyc
August 14, 2013 // 2 Comments

Finally! Kindle for Android just added one of my two “must have” features: time until end of chapter. No, it’s not earth shattering, and it won’t make buying books any cheaper or easier, but it does make them a bit easier to read. This feature has been on the Kindle Fire, [...]

Amazon Coins — A second look

By libertyc
February 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

This is an idea that’s been needed for a long time: Amazon will soon be adding the ability to make purchases of apps and games with a virtual currency known as “Coins,” according to this Amazon press release. Here’s a question I see parents asking all the time: “How [...]

Good news for Stanza fans: It apparently works under Apple’s new operating system for iPhones, iPads and the rest

By libertyc
September 25, 2012 // 16 Comments

Stanza, one of the best e-reading apps around, was broken when Apple upgraded to iOS 4 or later. Amid the uproar from the app’s users, Stanza’s overlords at Amazon tweaked the ePub-capable app but did not promise future upgrades. But Stanza runs fine under iOS 6, the new operating system for [...]

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