Archive | May, 2010

More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Thursday, May 27: Democratizing Innovation by Eric von Hippel, MIT Press, and Dozens More

Democratizing Innovation (Kindle Edition) by Eric von Hippel (Author) 4.6 out of 5 stars  (11 customer reviews) 11 Reviews 5 star:  (8) 4 star:  (2) 3 star:  (1) 2 star:    (0) 1 star:    (0) › See all 11 customer reviews… Digital List Price: $18.95  What’s this? Print List Price: $18.95 Kindle Price: $0.00 & includes wireless […]

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Around the Kindlesphere, May 26, 2010: iPad Do's and Don'ts, Instapaper, Cheap Android Tablet, 2 Million CreateSpace Titles, Jake Harper, G-Men Probe Apple

Around the Kindlesphere, May 26, 2010: iPad Do’s and Don’ts, Instapaper, Cheap Android Tablet, 2 Million CreateSpace Titles, Jake Harper, G-Men Probe Apple

This stuff builds up if I don’t let it out in the open, so I hope you don’t mind my sharing: If you’re considering an iPad purchase, Instapaper founder Marco Arment has a balanced take on what it does and doesn’t do, at least for him, at Marco.org. Speaking of Marco and Instapaper, may I […]

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More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Wednesday, May 26: A Reprise for Terri Blackstock’s ‘Private Justice,’ and Dozens More

Here again, gone again, back again, free again. These two novels from religious publisher Zondervan were free in the Kindle Store a week ago, then paid, and this morning they are free again. Why ask why? Private Justice by Terri Blackstock  A Vote of Confidence by Robin Lee Hatcher Pre-Order Vicious by Kevin O’Brien, Free! […]

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More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Tuesday, May 25: A “Vicious” Pre-Order Leads Dozens of Free Books in the Kindle Store

Pre-Order Vicious by Kevin O’Brien, Free! Paperback Original Releases Today; Kindle Edition Coming June 1 Amazon’s Kevin O’Brien Page Discover books, read about the author, find related products, and more. Visit the page. For seventeen years, before his thrillers landed him on The New York Times Bestseller list, Kevin O’Brien made his living as a […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Readers' Alert, May 25: Kindle Books in the Media This Week

Kindle Nation Daily Readers’ Alert, May 25: Kindle Books in the Media This Week

MSNBC’s Morning Joe: Daniel Okrent, Last Call: The Rise and Fall of ProhibitionEarly Show: Charla Krupp, How to Never Look Fat Again: Over 1,000 Ways to Dress Thinner–Without Dieting! Oprah: Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia and Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage  Good Morning […]

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The Grapes

Kindle Nation Daily Readers’ Alert, May 24: Penguin Backlist, Sex, Olen Steinhauer, The Half-Life of Kindle Freebies, and Other Highlights of the Kindle Movers and Shakers List

A few interesting tidbits from a cursory look at the Kindle Store Movers and Shakers List this morning: Kindle Store Bestsellers: Movers & Shakers (This highly volatile hour-by-hour list shows the titles from the top 400 Kindle store bestsellers that have experienced the greatest percentage jump in sales rankings during the past 24 hours. For […]

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Amazon.com to Webcast Annual Shareholders Meeting

Amazon.com to Webcast Annual Shareholders Meeting

If you like to keep up with news, announcements, and cheerleading about Amazon — and the increasingly large portion of that news that relates in one way or another to the Kindle — you might enjoy tuning in to the live webcast of Amazon’s 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, which will be held tomorrow (May […]

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More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Monday, May 24: A New AmazonEncore Release Leads Dozens of Free Books in the Kindle Store

 An AmazonEncore title leads the list of free Kindle Store offerings on this lovely Spring morning, not that there’s anything wrong with that: Strings Attached (Kindle Edition) by Nick Nolan (Author) 4.4 out of 5 stars  (59 customer reviews) 59 Reviews 5 star:  (36) 4 star:  (14) 3 star:  (7) 2 star:  (1) 1 star: […]

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