Tag Archives: active content

Calendar Pro turns Kindle into a basic appointment book

Although I don’t write about Kindle Apps Active Content much anymore, I’ve read enough requests from people for a calendar app that I thought this new title was worth sharing. Calendar Pro is a pretty basic scheduling tool. You won’t … Continue reading

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Kindle App News changes name to Ereader App News

Although the blog is still focused solely on Kindle active content apps, at least for now, Kindle App News has gotten rid of the trademark in its domain name. (The blog hasn’t changed its header though, as you can see … Continue reading

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Expect more educational Kindle apps soon, hints developer

AppleInsider wrote today that the developer for an iOS periodic table app was invited by Amazon to port it over to the Kindle platform: [The developer] contacted AppleInsider to note that Amazon had invited him via email to bring the … Continue reading

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Check out Kindle App News for the best Kindle app coverage

For several months now I’ve been trying to keep track of new apps as they’re released on the Kindle Store. It was manageable at first, but now that the number of titles is approaching 50, the task has grown beyond … Continue reading

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More Kindle apps released: yoga, trivia, word puzzles and flash cards

Here are the latest games and apps released for the Kindle in the past few weeks. We’re inching close to 50 titles now, but still there’s no sign of an organized Active Content Store on Amazon (just this page of … Continue reading

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“Slingo” 75% off through March 13th

Just a quick note: for the next couple of weeks, you can buy Slingo for $0.99 instead of the usual $3.99. I’ve always thought four dollars was far too high a price for the game, which is a mixture of … Continue reading

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New Kindle apps help you learn Spanish or test your movie knowledge

Amazon has slipped three more Active Content titles onto the store. I swear, it’s like the company is embarrassed by these things — it’s almost impossible to find out about new releases unless you randomly search for them. At any … Continue reading

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“The Warlock of Firetop Mountain”: another interactive text adventure hits the Kindle store

This is just a quick note that if you enjoy interactive adventure books — think choose-your-own-adventure, but with an added element of D&D-style dice rolling and hit points — then you might want to try out the new Kindle port … Continue reading

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