The Kindle Chronicles

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Weekly podcast comprising News of the Kindle, Tech Tips, interview with a guest, content recommendations and listener comments. Produced by Len Edgerly, co-founder of E-Books for Troops and host of The Edge of the Road podcat.

TKC 79 Seth Harwood Jan. 23, 2010
News - Amazon announces it will open the Kindle to application developers. Abhi has some ideas on good candidates. Authors and publishers using the Digital Text Platform for Kindle will get a sweeter deal as of June 30. David Pogue goes ballistic when his daughter discovers that Barnes & Noble …
TKC 78 Harvey Chute Jan. 16, 2010
Intro - How was Las Vegas? I ruminated on our stay for CES here. News - Can the Kindle really account for 90 percent of all eBook sales? TBI Research says yes, according to unnamed sources. Abhi says it's not totally crazy. Are you getting tired of HarperCollins delaying eBook …
TKC 78 Harvey Chute Jan. 16, 2010
Intro - How was Las Vegas? I ruminated on our stay for CES here. News - Can the Kindle really account for 90 percent of all eBook sales? TBI Research says yes, according to unnamed sources. Abhi says it's not totally crazy. Are you getting tired of HarperCollins delaying eBook …
TKC 77 Patrick Mish Jan. 8, 2010
News - Kindle DX goes global. Tech Tip - Can't delete an item from your Kindle using with the 5-way controller? Rick Askenase to the rescue... Interview - Not everyone with an eBook entrepreneurial mission is making eBooks. Patrick Mish, CEO of M-Edge Accessories, tells how he and his wife …
TKC 77 Patrick Mish Jan. 8, 2010
News - Kindle DX goes global. Tech Tip - Can't delete an item from your Kindle using with the 5-way controller? Rick Askenase to the rescue... Interview - Not everyone with an eBook entrepreneurial mission is making eBooks. Patrick Mish, CEO of M-Edge Accessories, tells how he and his wife …
Joe Kralowetz, software director at enTourage Systems, demos what they’re calling the first dualbook – the eDGE, which has one eInk screen and one LCD screen. Interesting concept. Note: the duplicate video player below enables the video to be part of my feed to iTunes. There must be a way …
Joe Kralowetz, software director at enTourage Systems, demos what they’re calling the first dualbook – the eDGE, which has one eInk screen and one LCD screen. Interesting concept. Note: the duplicate video player below enables the video to be part of my feed to iTunes. There must be a way …
TKC Extra – Interead Jan. 8, 2010
The Interead booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has a nice wall of "real" books and appearances by authors available on the COOL-ER reader. Yesterday (January 7, 2010) I spoke first with Erin Mitchell, head of communications for Interead, who got my attention at the booth by asserting …
TKC Extra – Interead Jan. 8, 2010
The Interead booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has a nice wall of "real" books and appearances by authors available on the COOL-ER reader. Yesterday (January 7, 2010) I spoke first with Erin Mitchell, head of communications for Interead, who got my attention at the booth by asserting …
Maureen Mellon, senior director of product marketing at Plastic Logic, tells about the development of the company’s new proReader Que, which made its debut at CES today. The Plastic Logic booth was one of the hot destinations at the Consumer Electronics Show. Attendees and media crowded around the company representatives …
Maureen Mellon, senior director of product marketing at Plastic Logic, tells about the development of the company’s new proReader Que, which made its debut at CES today. The Plastic Logic booth was one of the hot destinations at the Consumer Electronics Show. Attendees and media crowded around the company representatives …
TKC Extra – CES 1 Jan. 7, 2010
We are about to head over to the Las Vegas Convention Center to check out the eBook TechZone at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). This episode contains audio clips from last night's opening keynote speech by Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft. They let the blogger/press contingent in first, so …
TKC Extra – CES 1 Jan. 7, 2010
We are about to head over to the Las Vegas Convention Center to check out the eBook TechZone at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). This episode contains audio clips from last night's opening keynote speech by Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft. They let the blogger/press contingent in first, so …
News - Eric Engleman of TechFlash reports that Amazon's no-numbers announcements of record Kindle sales are getting on Wall Street's nerves. One of his sources is this item from Reuters. Tech Tip - It's New Year's Eve. Do you know the IP Address of your Kindle? Thanks to Kevin Warner, …
News - Eric Engleman of TechFlash reports that Amazon's no-numbers announcements of record Kindle sales are getting on Wall Street's nerves. One of his sources is this item from Reuters. Tech Tip - It's New Year's Eve. Do you know the IP Address of your Kindle? Thanks to Kevin Warner, …
This is a special, abbreviated edition of the podcast featuring an interview with Kris Kindle, courtesy of Bufo Calvin, who, for his part, offers a list of terrific tips for anyone who will be learning how to use the Kindle this week because one arrived as a gift. Here is …
This is a special, abbreviated edition of the podcast featuring an interview with Kris Kindle, courtesy of Bufo Calvin, who, for his part, offers a list of terrific tips for anyone who will be learning how to use the Kindle this week because one arrived as a gift. Here is …
TKC 74 Eric Engleman Dec. 18, 2009
News - The Kindle iPhone and iPod Touch app 1.3 now works in 60 countries. Via the New York Times, Stephen Covey -- not Stephen King -- makes the e-deal heard round the publishing world. Anne Rice wonders if it's a good idea. The nook is rooted, the nook is …
TKC 74 Eric Engleman Dec. 18, 2009
News - The Kindle iPhone and iPod Touch app 1.3 now works in 60 countries. Via the New York Times, Stephen Covey -- not Stephen King -- makes the e-deal heard round the publishing world. Anne Rice wonders if it's a good idea. The nook is rooted, the nook is …
TKC 73 Brent Evans Dec. 11, 2009
News - The Wall Street Journal reports on Simon & Shuster's less-than-brilliant strategy to fight the $9.99 eBook pricing of Amazon by delaying the launch of eBook titles. Lauren Walter reacts here, and Seth Godin explains what the publishers are missing here. A reader of Stephen Windwalker's Kindle Nation blog …