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How to convert the entire Skyrim canon into a single ebook

If you’ve ever spent any time in the game Skyrim—or its predecessors Oblivion or Morrowind—you’ve probably noticed how insanely detailed the legends, histories, and religious traditions can be, and not just for a game but for any sort of fantasy … Continue reading

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TaleTown aims to mix social gaming with free ebooks

I guess it’s not that hard to imagine that there are people out there who like Facebook games, choose-your-own-adventure stories, and ebooks, so why not find a way to mix those activities all together? That’s the idea behind TaleTown, which … Continue reading

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Nook Color gets new update, inches closer to iPad

Today Barnes & Noble won the Press Release war against Amazon, with the announcement of a significant OS udpate to the Nook Color that along with subtle improvements brings this handful of splashy new features: a custom App Store that … 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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