Tag: e-reader

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Quietly Updated With Double Storage!

amazon-kindleDirectly over to the Amazon product page for the Kindle Paperwhite and you could find the message informing you that there’s a more recent version of the glow-in-the-dark e-reader available. That’s because the store has actually quietly increased the interior storage space of the device from 2GB on the 2013 model to 4GB on this year’s edition. In a declaration to our pals over at The Digital Reader, the bookseller admitted that the storage space had actually increased, yet that it does not consider this new Paperwhite to be a new product. So, if you were discovering that 2GB simply wasn’t sufficient to hold your enormous e-book collection, you know where to go.

 

 

Readmill: Making Reading A Social Experience

ReadmillReadmill is an iPad app and accompanying Web site that helps users highlight passages in the e-books they are reading, and turns those passages into shareable, embeddable permalinks. Just as you post Youtube videos on your blog or any site for that matter, Readmill will allow you to share quotes.

There is a beautiful twist in this, though. An underlying social network exists that allows any users to follow each other’s reading histories. Continue reading