Apple Books iOS12

New Apple Books App Released with iOS 12 Update

Today Apple officially released iOS 12, their latest operating system for iDevices, including the iPad Air and newer and the iPhone 5s and up. Among a number of changes, Apple iBooks is no more. Now Apple’s ebook app is simply called Apple Books. It has a new look and some new features, most of which […]

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Sirens Lure

10 Free Kindle Books and Kindle Deals – 9/16

Here’s a roundup of 10 free Kindle ebooks for your Sunday. Amazon also has a list of Kindle Books on sale with up to 80% off select Amazon Charts titles, and refurbished Kindle Voyages are still on sale for $119. Please note that the free Kindle books listed below are free as of September 16th, […]

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Best Selling eBook Readers

Analyzing Amazon’s Best Selling eBook Readers List

Amazon has a list of best selling products for most departments on their website, including ebook readers. The list includes the top 100 best selling ebook readers, although a few are miscategorized and aren’t ereaders at all. The current list of best selling ebook readers provides an interesting insight into the current state of Kindles […]

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Kindle Voyage

Why Was the Kindle Voyage Discontinued?

Amazon quietly phased out the Kindle Voyage over the summer. First it started disappearing from Amazon’s international websites, and then around the end of July they stopped selling it new in the US from Amazon.com. Now it’s only available used and refurbished, and occasionally new when they find a few laying around. So why did […]

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Onyx Boox Nova

Video Preview of 7.8-inch Onyx Boox Nova

The Onyx Boox Nova is among the list of new Onyx ereaders expected to get released this year. A new video surfaced on YouTube today from one of Onyx’s resellers showing a preview of the Onyx Boox Nova. The video doesn’t really show much but at least it confirms the Nova is still in the […]

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Walmart eBooks

Is Anyone Buying eBooks and Audiobooks from Walmart?

Walmart launched their ebook store last month, except it’s actually just Kobo’s ebook store with a Walmart logo on it. They were adverting it on the Walmart homepage at first, but it appears that they’ve already given up on that idea. Now you have to go hunting for the link to their ebook and audiobook […]

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Skin Kindle Oasis

Kindle Oasis 2 DecalGirl Skin Review – Save Your Money

A couple weeks ago I posted about skins for the Kindle Oasis 2, and I decided to order a skin from DecalGirl. I wanted to try putting a skin on the 2nd gen Kindle Oasis to see if it would help give the device more of a book-like feel instead of the cold, slick feel […]

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Kindle-Voyage-Side

Refurbished Kindle Voyages on Sale for $119, and Other Deals

Amazon has been rotating sales on certified refurbished Kindles lately, and now it’s the Kindle Voyage’s turn again, but this time the price is even lower than usual. They recently dropped the price of refurbished Kindle Voyages from $149 to $139, and now they’ve taken an additional $20 off the price with the current sale. […]

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