Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tab Sweep

Here, with minimal comments, are some things I ran across on the internet that I thought were amusing or interesting. Depressed Darth: Stay on Target. Alternate History: What if “Star Wars Episode 1” was good? Top voice talents: 5 Guys … Continue reading

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Kindle and the DOJ

Since I’m talking about the Kindle, I should give my opinion about the Department of Justice lawsuit against the big publishers. (Like you asked.) (So what? Who’s blog is this?) Here’s the deal. The DOJ alleges that the big publishers … Continue reading

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Kindle Touch

The update I applied seems to make the Kindle a bit more responsive. Some of the books—but not all—seem to have better typography (e.g., they have curly “smart” quotes rather than straight "dumb" ones). So I’d say the update was … Continue reading

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Updating the Kindle Touch

I got a Kindle Touch for my birthday last year, although it didn’t arrive until around Thanksgiving. It has been something of a disappointment. My one child got a Barnes & Noble Nook about the same time, and it is … Continue reading

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