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New Kindle App

Amazon Releases All-New Kindle App (Video)

Today Amazon announced the release of an “all-new” Kindle app for iOS and Android devices. The app features a new Kindle logo and an updated design. Book covers are larger, and you can choose between a light and a dark theme for the app. There’s a new navigation bar at the bottom that makes it […]

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Libby Overdrive

Have You Tried the New Libby App from OverDrive Yet?

Back in June OverDrive released a new app called Libby for borrowing ebooks and audiobooks from public libraries for free. It basically does the same thing as the regular OverDrive app, and you have access to the same libraries and content, so I didn’t quite understand its purpose at first, but Libby offers some features […]

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Kindle iOS App

Kindle for iOS 5.9 Update Adds New Conversion Feature for Web Pages

Amazon has issued a new software update for their iOS Kindle app for iPads and iPhones. The new software version is 5.9, and it adds a couple of nifty new features to the app, along with the usual bug fixes and performance improvements. First off they added ComiXology’s Guided View to the app when reading […]

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Free Audiobooks HQ

List of Best iOS Audiobook Apps for iPads and iPhones

Here’s a roundup of some of the best iOS audiobook apps for iPads and iPhones to compliment the list of best reading apps and best comic apps that were posted earlier this year. Audiobooks are a good way to keep up with your reading list and favorite authors when you don’t have time to sit […]

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Kindle for PC 1.19 Update Goes Live with Enhanced Features and TTS

Amazon has released a new updated version of Kindle for PC that includes a number of changes. The new version of Kindle for PC is 1.19. It adds support for the enhanced typesetting engine that improves the way Kindle books are laid out and formatted. They’ve also improved the search functions and added text-to-speech for […]

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Kindle iOS App

10 Best iOS Reading Apps for iPads and iPhones

The iPad and iPhone are very popular devices that have become common go-to options for reading ebooks, especially on the go. There are far more iPads and iPhones in the world than there are dedicated ebook readers like the Kindle, so for this post let’s do a roundup of the best reading apps for iOS […]

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Tablet Screen Dimming

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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Kindle iOS App

Kindle App for iOS Updated to Version 4.17

Yesterday Amazon updated the Kindle for iOS app to version 4.17. The update adds support for interactive magazines on the iPad for some US magazine titles. Interactive magazines contain enhanced content like videos, audio clips and slideshows. The update also adds support for the new iPad Pro, which has a 12.9-inch screen with a resolution […]

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