Tag Archives: calibre

ReadBeam makes it easy to read newspapers and blogs on your ereader

If you don’t want to use Calibre, or can’t be bothered to figure out how to use it to subscribe to news feeds and send them to your ereader, you might want to give ReadBeam a try. The service offers … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, free, news, online, resources, services | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Change the font on your Kindle without hacking it

Alert! This post was written in June 2011, and while at that time the Calibre plugin worked fine, it does not support the latest Kindle models. See the official plugin thread for details. — 21 Oct 2012 Even More Alert! Commenter … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, how to, Kindle 3, Kindle DX, software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Create free blog subscriptions on the Kindle 3 using Wi-Fi and Calibre

One of the benefits of having Wi-Fi on the latest Kindle model is you can use the feature to send yourself documents without incurring a fee: “If you transfer personal documents to your Kindle via Wi-Fi there is no delivery … Continue reading

Posted in software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Calibre gets a major update, becomes even more invaluable for managing your ebook library

If you’re not using Calibre on your computer to manage your ever-growing library of ebooks, why not? It’s free, it runs on OS X, Windows, and Linux systems, and it will let you manage your entire library easily. It’s also … Continue reading

Posted in software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment