Kindleboards

How to get Google Reader on your Kindle

By libertyc
March 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

I just saw this posted on the soon-to-be-renamed KindleBoards (hence no link). Someone has created a very simple Web app to allow you to read your Google Reader feed on your E Ink Kindle. Check out Kindle Newsletter. Here’s what it looks like on a computer screen, to give you an idea [...]

KindleBoards is changing its name and domain

By libertyc
March 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

KindleBoards, a popular Kindle forum, will be changing its name and domain at 9:30 p.m. PST today (March 7, 2013). The new site will be www.KBoards.com. Other than changing your bookmarks, nothing else should change, according to Harvey, the owner of the site. The site is expected to be down from 7 [...]

Amazon Isn't Evil

By libertyc
February 21, 2013 // 20 Comments

Yes, you read that headline correctly. When the DOJ lawsuit against the publishers came out last year, it became a lot more about Amazon and their alleged monopolistic practices than it was about the publishers and their alleged collusion. Now three independent bookstores are suing Amazon and the [...]

Kindle 4 update 4.1.1 available

By libertyc
January 25, 2013 // 6 Comments

If you have a Kindle 4 (that’s the one with the hardware controller and no keyboard), Amazon just released an software update. I don’t have a Kindle 4, so I haven’t been able to test it out. There are no release notes, and the folks on Kindleboards are saying it downloads very [...]

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