Kindle for iOS

Interesting discovery about the Kindle for iOS app

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
August 5, 2014 // 4 Comments

Obviously, I’m aware of the lack of a Kindle Store button in my Kindle for iOS app. However, I recently discovered the hoops Amazon is jumping through to avoid the possibility of paying the in-app purchase fee to Apple. I was re-reading the fantastic book, [easyazon-link [...]

Kindle for iOS Updated with Collections (Sort Of)

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
September 18, 2013 // 4 Comments

I’ve been updating apps all day in preparation for an upgrade to iOS 7 (as soon as I can get onto the swamped server). I was delighted to read the changelog for the new Kindle for iOS app and see that we’re finally getting Collections. I can’t think of another feature I see more [...]

Kindle for iOS Updated with More Accessibility Features

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
May 2, 2013 // 2 Comments

Kindle for iOS received a major update yesterday, allowing it to work with the VoiceOver features of the iPhone and iPad. This is a good thing for the blind and visually impaired. It also has application for sighted readers who don’t mind computer text-to-speech voices and want to listen to [...]

Morning Links — No E-Book Lending for the Netherlands!

By Dan Eldridge
February 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

Netherlands: Government Report Says Dutch Libraries Can’t Lend Ebooks (Info Docket) Avoiding Ebook Casualties: The Importance of Quality Assurance (Digital Book World) Bug in Kindle Update for iOS Deletes Users’ Entire Library (TechCrunch) Why B&N Should Abandon Hardware (Tools of [...]

Don't upgrade your Kindle for iOS app!

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
February 27, 2013 // 3 Comments

If you’re like me, you keep a close eye on your app updates on your iDevice. This morning, as I was leaving the house for an early morning meeting, I noticed an app update available. Good thing I always check what’s new before updating. This was the first time I’ve ever seen this [...]

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