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Get New Release Alerts by Following Your Favorite Authors

Amazon offers a feature a number of people don’t know about that lets you follow your favorite authors to receive alerts when new books are released. It’s called Amazon Follow. It works with other things too, like you can follow specific brands of products or customers that post reviews or articles. The way it works […]

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How to Manage Your Kindle Book Activities Online

Amazon has a special website dedicated to Kindle users that most people still don’t know about. I wasn’t even aware of all the stuff that can be done from the website; I thought it was mostly just for notes and highlights but it’s designed for other things as well. You can find the website at […]

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How to Make Reading on LCD Screens More Pleasant, Easier on Eyes

Tablets, smartphones, and LCD screens in general get a bad rap when it comes to reading and eye strain. Lots of complaints can be found about reading on LCD screens causing eye discomfort and other problems. There are some things that you can do to make reading on tablets, phones and computers more pleasant and […]

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How to Fix Your Kindle If You Forget the Passcode

Kindle ereaders have the option to set a passcode in settings under device options that password protects Kindles so that users have to enter a passcode to turn the Kindle on. The passcode is a separate thing from the parental controls password that you can setup to restrict certain aspects of your Kindle, including access […]

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Kindle Paperwhte Audio Adapter Bundle

How to Make Your Own Kindle Audio Adapter for Under $2

Earlier this week Amazon released a new Kindle Audio Adapter that is designed to bring text-to-speech and VoiceView, an accessibility tool for the blind and visually impaired, to Kindle ereaders. The adapter essentially comes free with a Kindle Paperwhite 3 bundle after a $20 credit. The Kindle Audio Adapter can also be purchased separately for […]

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How to Transfer eBooks and PDFs to Kindles via USB

Here’s a quick tutorial on how to transfer ebooks, PDFs, and other supported files to a Kindle using a USB cable attached to a computer. I was adding some PDFs to my Kindle Oasis the other day and I made a rookie mistake. I forgot and placed the PDF files on the root, the top […]

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How to Reset Kobo eReaders to Fix Problems

If your Kobo ereader ever starts experiencing problems or stops working properly, there a few different reset and restart options that can usually fix common issues and sudden performance problems. Kobo’s devices have an unusual restart system where you have to stick a paperclip into a small hole. I can’t think of any other ereaders […]

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Galaxy Tab E Lite Tips

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite Tips and Tricks Video

Yesterday I posted an article with 40 tips and tricks for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A, specifically the 7-inch model, which is very similar to the Tab E Lite. Ninety percent of those tips apply to the Galaxy Tab E Lite as well, so I won’t repost the list here, but I did put together […]

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