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Thursday News: Kindle iOS App Brings COLLECTIONS aka folders; Lance Armstrong’s ruling; 60 largest book publishers

Thursday News: Kindle iOS App Brings COLLECTIONS aka folders; Lance Armstrong’s...

Kindle iOS COllections

I might have released an audible squeal upon learning that the updated Kindle App for iOS7 has folders. You can easily create as many folders you like and then inside the folder, you add and delete at will.  Plus, your collections are synced with your account so the collections on your Kindle paperwhite appear on your Kindle iPad on your Kindle iPhone. I suspect that the Kindle Fire and the desktop apps are yet to come.  I’ve got some work to do.

“Under Bolger, speech can be characterized as commercial when it’s admittedly advertising, references a specific product, and is spoken with an economic motive. Commercial speech inextricably intertwined with otherwise fully protected speech becomes fully protected.”

None of the statements Armstrong made about his non use of rugs proposed a commercial transaction nor did the publicity efforts surrounding the book. And that even if they were, the commercial and noncommercial speech were inextricably entwined. Rebecca Tushnet’s 43(B)log

Wednesday News: George RR Martin wants to create even more evil characters; Syfy to air Bitten; A blogger says goodbye

Wednesday News: George RR Martin wants to create even more evil...

Walt does bad things in such an arresting fashion that George RR Martin has declared he wants to create a more evil character. I don’t know if George has forgotten his own work or what. [insert grimace emoticon]. Hypable

Here’s the Nook warning:

  • If you rotate the screen while reading, it may cause the page to render incorrectly or may cause the app to crash. To prevent this, we suggest locking the rotation while reading.Click here for iPad instructions and here for iPhone instructions.
  • If you sign out of your app and then sign in again, the app may crash or you may have trouble accessing your Library.

Jagged Kristen Ashley