Archive | March, 2010

Some Indications of Rising Kindle Store Prices and Tentative Willingness Among Kindle Owners to Pay More Than $9.99 for New Releases

Some Indications of Rising Kindle Store Prices and Tentative Willingness Among Kindle Owners to Pay More Than $9.99 for New Releases

A little over two weeks ago, on February 25, I shared a post here with a breakdown of Kindle Store books by price range. The breakdown of the 447,000 titles in the Kindle Store at the time was as follows, as of February 25, 2010: 19,795 Kindle Books Priced “Free” (4.42%)  3,023 Titles Priced from […]

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The Kindle and the Academy Awards - A Brief Sampler

The Kindle and the Academy Awards – A Brief Sampler

I couldn’t help but notice, the morning after the Academy Awards show, that large enough numbers of Kindle owners were paying $14.85 to purchase and download Sandra Novack’s novel Precious to drive it temporarily into the top 200 in the Kindle Store sales rankings despite its price.  It’s probably a terrific read — after all, […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Sunday, March 7, 2010: Sushi for One? , and Millions More!

Related post:  Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Saturday, March 6, 2010: How to Download 2 Million Free Books from the Internet Archive, the Kindle Store, and Project Gutenberg http://www.amazon.com/Sushi-for-One-ebook/dp/B000SF02NC/?tag=ebestOriginally posted March 7, 2010 – © Kindle Nation Daily 2010  “Free” in the Kindle Store refers, for now, to the price for download to US-based Kindles. […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Saturday, March 6, 2010: How to Download 2 Million Free Books from the Internet Archive, the Kindle Store, and Project Gutenberg

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Saturday, March 6, 2010: How to Download 2 Million Free Books from the Internet Archive, the Kindle Store, and Project Gutenberg

Thanks  to Kindle Nation Citizen Paul D for sending in this two-pronged question about how to highlight or otherwise save our December 31 post with step-by-step instructions for how to locate and download 1.8 million free books from the Internet Archive directly to the Kindle: I wanted to highlight a passage from your blog outlining […]

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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: "What Do I Do if I Lose My Kindle?" - Part 2, with the Focus on What You Can Do Beforehand

From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: "What Do I Do if I Lose My Kindle?" – Part 2, with the Focus on What You Can Do Beforehand

Since I know that not all Kindle Nation Daily readers, or even have access to, the comments that some readers add to our posts here, I decided that it was important to bring some of the very helpful follow-up/comment discussion right up front here in response to yesterday’s post, From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: “What […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Sunday, March 7, 2010: Sushi for One? , and Millions More!

Related post:  Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Saturday, March 6, 2010: How to Download 2 Million Free Books from the Internet Archive, the Kindle Store, and Project Gutenberg http://www.amazon.com/Sushi-for-One-ebook/dp/B000SF02NC/?tag=ebestOriginally posted March 7, 2010 – © Kindle Nation Daily 2010  “Free” in the Kindle Store refers, for now, to the price for download to […]

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