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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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Today’s bargain book: “English Grammar For Dummies” by Geraldine Woods

“English Grammar For Dummies” by Geraldine Woods Price: $1.99 Summary: Moar writing books! This one is a “fun and easy” grammar book with “strategies that can help you when you’re faced with such grammatical dilemmas as the choice between ‘I’ … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "How to Drink" by Victoria Moore

“How to Drink” by Victoria Moore Price: $0.00 Amazon Summary: In the past few decades, many of us have become sophisticated about food, but we have not given the same attention to what we drink. In How to Drink, Victoria … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "Curious Folks Ask" by Sherry Seethaler

Price: $0.00 Note: This was temporarily free back in July, then the price went up. Now it’s free again for a short time. Summary: Prepare to Be Fascinated! * Why does the flu change every year? * What makes glue … Continue reading

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O'Reilly offering top 10 ebooks for $10 each

(Not a geek? You might still want to check out this offer–there are at least a couple of titles that might make good ebook gifts for the geek in your life.) (Note: This offer has expired.) You may already know … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "Curious Folks Ask" by Sherry Seethaler

“Curious Folks Ask” by Sherry Seethaler Price: $0.00 Summary: Prepare to Be Fascinated! * Why does the flu change every year? * What makes glue sticky? * What causes out-of-body experiences? * Are all brands of gas the same? * … Continue reading

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Any O'Reilly ebook, $10 today only

I don’t usually post about sales unless the discounted price is $0, but I heard about this 24-hour sale from O’Reilly Books and felt it was too good to keep to myself. Any O’Reilly ebook–well, any non-Microsoft Press ebook in … Continue reading

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