Tech

How to get library books on your Kindle for free and borrow the latest titles

You can get library books on a Kindle device through Amazon’s partnership with OverDrive, as long as you have a library membership with a participating institution. You can download library books on your Kindle through your library’s website or using the OverDrive website. Not all libraries offer Kindle support, and […]
How to get library books on your Kindle for free and borrow the latest titles
Tech

How Apple Inspired The Design Of America’s First Bookless Public Library

[credit provider=”San Antonio Express News” url=”http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local_news/article/Bexar-set-to-turn-the-page-on-idea-of-books-in-4184940.php#photo-4012897″] Apple’s simplistic design scheme for its Apple Stores has inspired the look of several other retail stores, most notably, Microsoft’s.But come this fall, people in Bexar County, Texas will soon have an Apple Store-like experience in bookless libraries. 
How Apple Inspired The Design Of America’s First Bookless Public Library
Tech

CHART OF THE DAY: The Death Of The E-Book Reader

It was a nice, but short-lived run for the e-ink based e-reader. iSuppli says sales of e-readers like the Amazon Kindle and the Nook have peaked. It’s all downhill from its 2011 high of 23.2 million units. The iPad, Kindle Fire HD, and other tablets are killing the e-reader, says […]
CHART OF THE DAY: The Death Of The E-Book Reader
Tech

REVIEW: The New Big-Screen Nook HD+ Tablet From Barnes & Noble

[credit provider=”Barnes & Noble”] Barnes & Noble’s Nook HD+ is the 9-inch sibling to the 7-inch Nook HD tablet.The only difference between the two is size–they both run skinned versions of Google’s Android OS built around reading and media consumption and both devices are aimed at being suitable email and […]
REVIEW: The New Big-Screen Nook HD+ Tablet From Barnes & Noble
Lifestyle

There’s A Good Reason Why Sales Of Erotic Novels Are Booming

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Woman_reading_a_book_on_an_eReader.JPG”] Aside from lighter bags and fewer trips to the library, there’s another trend for which we can thank the e-reader: the rise of the erotic novel, reports Katherine Rosman of the Wall Street Journal.Because e-readers do not have covers per se, more women are reading the […]
There’s A Good Reason Why Sales Of Erotic Novels Are Booming