Kindle Unlimited launches, offers unlimited reading for $9.99 a month

Kindle Unlimited

Amazon today officially introduced their 'Netflix for books'. Kindle Unlimited is a new service that lets users access over 600,000 Kindle books or listen to any one of the thousands of Audible audiobooks available on Amazon. The price for the buffet of books is $9.99 per month and it works on Kindle devices and Kindle reading apps on iOS and Android. The service kicks off today, with a free 30-day trial. … [Read more...]

Kindle Update Lets You Listen To Your Audible Audiobooks

Kindle Audible audiobooks

Amazon today released version 4.3 of their Kindle app for iOS. The software update should a welcome release to Kindle owners who own both Kindle and Audible versions of book titles, who can now listen to their audiobooks directly in the new Kindle app. If you are an avid reader, who switches to the audiobook version during car rides, you can do so all within a single app. This is the keystone feature, but there are numerous improvements with version 4.3. … [Read more...]

the show: 46 – “Happy Happy Joy Joy”

Join your hosts Marianne Schultz and myself for The Show: 46 - "Happy Happy Joy Joy", our last podcast of 2012. You can subscribe to our show on iTunes, grab our RSS feed, listen now or download directly. We broadcast our iPad and iPhone podcast live each week. If you missed the live show, we hope you'll join us next week for live chat and more. Our next show will early next week, most likely Tuesday, January 3rd at 7pm EST. Follow @everythingicafe on Twitter for updates on timing. If you'd like to be included on a future broadcast, please call 646-820-3431 and leave your name along with your question. If you'd like to provide us with feedback, we've set up a topic in our forums. … [Read more...]

the show: 33 – “These Are Not The Droids You’re Looking For”

Join your hosts Marianne Schultz and myself for The Show: 33 - "These Are Not The Droids You're Looking For". You can subscribe to our show on iTunes, grab our RSS feed, listen now or download directly. We broadcast our iPad and iPhone podcast live each week. If you missed the live show, we hope you'll join us next week for live chat and more. Our next show will early next week. Follow @everythingicafe on Twitter for updates on timing. Once the summer ends, we'll do our best to get back on a regular schedule. If you'd like to be included on a future broadcast, please call 646-820-3431 and leave your name along with your question. If you'd like to provide us with feedback, we've set up a topic in our forums.RSS Feed | Download … [Read more...]

Apple Targeting Fall Release For Tablet Computer

Where there's smoke there's either an iTablet or just more iTablet rumors. Just last week, rumors swirled around a mysterious tablet device that would be available on Verizon Wireless. Now comes word via Financial Times that Apple is "racing to offer a tablet-sized computer for the Christmas season". Specs are nothing more but speculation, but FT says the screen may be up to 10 inches when measured diagonally.Netbook computers are gaining in popularity, but Apple seem uninterested in that particular market. A tablet computer could find a sweet spot between iPhone/iPod touch and the companies laptop line that starts at $999. It's like the tablet computer would be more Internet device than phone, but the partnership with Verizon could … [Read more...]