Kindle 3 DX Arrived!
This Weekend's Reading: "Grant" and "Lincoln and His Generals"
Got my new Kindle 3 DX yesterday in the mail. Larry has commandeered my smaller Kindle 2. Actually we’ll share. It’s nice to be a two Kindle family. See my other posts on my Kindles here. Oh and any book I downloaded on my Kindle 2 is available to load on the new Kindle as […]
Kindle 3 DX Announced! Yes I've Pre-ordered Mine
I’m reading this weekend for class, Lincoln and His Generals by T. Harry Williams. For pleasure, I’m reading Grant by Jean Edward Smith, this on my Kindle.
New Kindle 2 Book Acquisitions – Military Strategists
Publishers. Are you listening? Many of you know that I was pretty excited about my Kindle 2. See all my previous posts on it here. This week, Amazon.com announced that they will release the new Kindle 3 DX this summer which has a larger form factor (9.7-inch diagonal screen). Other key enhancements include the following: […]
This just in – Amazon Kindle for iPhone Application
I’ve added some titles to my Kindle 2. I own print versions of most of these but want to use the text-to-speech capabilities of the Kindle 2 to review them again while mobile. Title: The Art of War Author: Antoine de Jomini, Capt. G.H. Mendell, Lieut. W.P. Craighill Format: Kindle Edition File Size: 1387 KB […]
Free or Inexpensive American Civil War Titles for Kindle
Amazon hit my mailbox with their announcement about the launch of a Kindle application for the iPhone and iPhone Touch. This effectively makes available to iPhone users the 240,000 books currently in the Kindle Store. I know my previous posts on my new Kindle 2 (see below) generated a lot of discussion so I’ll be […]
WOW – This just In! Kindle Store has 7000 Public Domain Books including Civil War Memoirs
I’ve spent some time at the Kindle Store perusing their books for deals on American Civil War Books. I’ll follow up with additional lists on Military History and History in general although they are numerous. One plus – many of the Army Field manuals are available for $0.99, You could, of course, download most of […]
More on My New Kindle 2 – Using it with Public Domain Books
So in my last post, I was saying you could get public domain books to your Kindle for 10 cents if you wanted to find them and upload them for conversion by Amazon and send to you wirelessly. I just found a terrific Kindle Blog that has the following post that indicates that in late […]
My New Kindle 2
There has been a lot of interest in my Kindle 2 since last night’s post here. Harry Smeltzer from Bull Runnings has asked some great questions that have led to a little experimentation on my part. You’re welcome to follow in the comments on the original post but here’s some information many of you will […]
I took the plunge and bought an Amazon Kindle 2. This was a tough decision because (here’s where my family roll their eyes) I’m a bit obsessive about my books. But there are times when I’d really like a book NOW. So I’m considering this an expensive experiment. Here are my impressions so far. Packaging […]