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Monday News: Apple’s inexplicable dirty comic ban; Fact checking is non existent in publishing; Next gen Kindle Paperwhite details revealed

Monday News: Apple’s inexplicable dirty comic ban; Fact checking is non...

The edges of the device will also now be ‘buttons’ of a sort. According to what we’ve heard, instead of old-fashioned ’split’ buttons found on previous Kindles, these will be ’squeezable’ buttons that give off haptic feedback when activated. Theoretically, this should allow you to change pages without having to awkwardly reach over with your thumb to tap the ‘next page’ zone on the Paperwhite’s screen. And making the buttons squeezable keeps the sleek lines of the Paperwhite’s margins. TechCrunch

The music, pulled primarily from the Library of Congress Archive of Folk Song (now Archive of Folk Culture), spans nearly a century (1890-1976) and virtually every form that can be considered American music. This includes native American songs and instrumental music, music of immigrant cultures from all over the world, and uniquely American forms like blues, jazz and country. Dinosaur Discs

Friday News: Sign up at a data collecting company to find out what data they are collecting about you and other news

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Two problems. First, it is available only for the iPhone with iPad access coming but no plans for an Android app.  I’d pay for this. I sent an email to Oyster asking about the romance coverage. I will report back. Tech News and Analysis