Archive for February, 2009

Useful new features in the Kindle 1.2 firmware upgrade

February 9, 2009
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Useful new features in the Kindle 1.2 firmware upgrade

With the Kindle 2.0 Jazzed Level at Code Red, it would have been easy to miss important features that are included in the version 1.2 firmware upgrade that Amazon has been zapping in waves to the 713,451 Kindles* that are currently in the field. So the sometimes helpful Amazon Kindle Team posted this announcement on the Kindle’s own Amazon...

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Counting down to Amazon’s Kindle press conference

February 8, 2009
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from TeleRead: Bring the E-Books Home: TeleRead Editor’s Note: We are happy to welcome Stephen Windwalker as a regular contributor to TeleRead. Stephen has been writing about Amazon’s strategic innovations since his niche bestseller on online bookselling in 2002, and his Complete Guide to the Amazing Amazon Kindle was the top-selling title in the Kindle store for 17 weeks...

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Kindling the Googlezon Future

February 7, 2009
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1.5 million books in your pocket Most people on the outside of Google, Apple, and Amazon see them as competitors, and of course they are. But their status as partners — constantly connecting the dots of hardware, content, and network to maximize usefulness as well as revenue — is far more important, and it is at that nexus that...

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On the Kindle 2.0 – Just to summarize….

February 7, 2009
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On the Kindle 2.0 – Just to summarize….

Two days before Amazon’s big Kindle press conference on Monday in New York, and here is a quick summary to put things in perspective: * If you have already placed an order for the Kindle, you will be at the head of the line for the updated version that will ship in February. If you select 1-day delivery ($3.99...

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ET, Phone the Kindle Store

February 6, 2009
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Yesterday Amazon let slip news that — for authors, publishers, and people who like to read on their cellphones — may potentially be every bit as big as anything the company will announce about the Kindle 2, 3, or 4 on February 9. As suggested in my book last summer and in this January 30 post here and at...

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Kindle Nation – Volume 1, Number 1

February 2, 2009
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Good morning Kindlers! So much has been going in the world of the Amazon Kindle that I have decided to begin trying to condense news and developments that I want to share with you in a weekly “Kindle Nation” email newsletter. You will receive this if you have signed up in the past for my updates or links, or...

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New link to make it easy to search for free books in the Kindle Store!

February 1, 2009
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New link to make it easy to search for free books in the Kindle Store!

Click on Search Free Promotional Content in the Kindle Store or paste http://tinyurl.com/SearchFreeKindleContent into your browser Thanks to Karen at Kindle Korner! ©Kindle Nation Daily 2010

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February 1, 2009
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doofusdan: My Kindle 2.0 wish – “one more thing…” ©Kindle Nation Daily 2010

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