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Kindle Arabic eBooks

Kindles and Kindle Apps Now Support Arabic Language Books

Amazon officially announced today that Kindles and Kindle apps now support Arabic language books. People often ask if Kindles support Arabic, and not being a person that reads Arabic I’m always unsure of the answer, but now Arabic language books are officially supported so that question is answered. Amazon also unveiled an Arabic section in […]

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Apple iPad

Kindle iOS App Update Adds New Features

This past week Amazon issued an update for the Kindle reading app on iPad and iPhone. Amazon frequently updates their iOS app to add new features. Last month they added continuous scrolling and support for split view for multitasking on the iPad. This new update, version 6.6, adds the option to easily return Kindle books […]

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Browsery

B&N Releases New App for Book Recommendations and Discussions

Barnes and Noble has released a new app called Browsery that is designed to give people a platform to discuss books and give/get recommendations. It’s similar to Goodreads in some ways, but that’s owned by Amazon so B&N has created this new option for their customer base and for those that don’t want to use […]

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Apple iPad

Kindle iPad App Updated, Now Supports Split View and Scrolling

Amazon recently updated their Kindle for iOS app to version 6.5 to add a few new features, including split screen support for iPads and continuous scrolling to scroll through a book instead of paging forward and back. It’s no coincidence that Amazon just updated the Kindle app to support split view around the same time […]

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Moon Reader Pro

What’s Your Favorite eBook Reading App?

If you run a search for ebook apps on Google Play and the Apple app store, you’ll find dozens, probably hundreds of different ebook apps to choose from. There are so many ebook apps these days it can be hard to find the best ones, and a lot of them aren’t even worth using. So […]

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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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