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Three new EPUB readers for OS X

The Mac Observer recently reviewed three different EPUB readers for OS X, and even put together a handy chart so you can compare features. Murasaki ← this one has the comparison chart BookReader Bookle I’m happy to see some new … Continue reading

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Can Apple even enforce its abusive iBooks Author EULA?

The always helpful Passive Voice lawyer weighs in on whether Apple has created a EULA for iBooks Author that no sane judge would consider valid.

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Kindle software update 2.5.2 now available for everyone!

It’s here! It’s finally arrived! If, like me, you’ve been waiting for weeks now for that “late May” software update, you can turn off your Kindle’s wireless and download the update right now from Amazon’s website. There are four different … Continue reading

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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

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Where's that Kindle 2.5 update?

It’s June 1st, and if you’re at all like me, you’re still reading on a Kindle running the 2.3.3 software (switch to your “Settings” screen and look in the lower right corner). Back in April, Kindle announced the 2.5 update … Continue reading

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Add a free dictionary to Kindle for PC

The latest update of Kindle for PC brought some welcome improvements, like full screen display, color controls, notes and highlights. What it didn’t bring was a built-in dictionary. Of course, if you’re on your PC you most likely can use … Continue reading

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Kindle for PC updated, offers color and full screen options

Good news for people who use Kindle for PC: Amazon is rolling out an update (v 1.1.0) that provides some welcome new features, including: full screen reading (see photo below!) background color and brightness controls the ability to create and … Continue reading

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Amazon introduces two more Kindle apps

The wait is over for Mac users–last week, Amazon released its Kindle for Mac, so Apple computer owners can now enjoy the (for now at least) low prices of ebooks from the Kindle store. But wait there’s more! Today Amazon … Continue reading

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