Jeff Bezos’ wife slams ‘misleading’ biography in Amazon review – This is kind of hilarious and maybe even against Amazon’s own reviewing policy. But in the review section to The Everything Store by Brad Stone, Mackenzie Bezos leaves a lengthy one star review accusing the author of fabricating many things and using poor “techniques”. Anyway, I thought that was fairly amusing. theguardian.com
Is this the first glimpse of the Google Nexus 8? – Google is going to take on Apple by producing an 8″ tablet. I think this is a bit odd but maybe consumers think the 7″ tablet is lesser because it is slightly smaller? The Nexus 8 will be a midsize tablet about the same size as the Apple iPad Mini.
In general, sales of the smaller tablets are currently outpacing shipments of traditional 9-inch and over tablets, and according to a recent survey by analysts Gartner, almost half of tablet owners have a device that’s 8-inches or less — which “confirmed Gartner’s long-standing assumption that smaller is better when it comes to consumer tablets”, the company said.ZDNet
Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She self publishes NA and contemporaries (and publishes with Berkley and Montlake) and spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty.
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