The Kindle e-reader collects a large amount of data

The Amazon Kindle e-reader and their Android apps collect a ton of data from readers. Highlighting or tapping any word will send the requests with the text to Bing Translate and Wikipedia, as well as back to Amazon.  Kindle services leverage reading data to offer some nice features that traditional books can’t offer: maintaining bookmarks …

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E INK and TCL partner for digital signage production

E INK is the company responsible for e-paper found in almost every single e-reader and e-note currently available. The company derives 75% of their total revenue from the e-reader sector and they are looking to expand further into digital signage, which is a tremendous growth market.  By 2025 it will be worth over $31.71 billion.  …

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Audible is changing their subscription packages

Audible has just launched a new subscription tier called Audible Plus. It will provide subscribers access to 68,000 hours of content from more than 11,000 original productions, audiobooks, and podcasts. The new offering will be available for $7.95 per month. They are also are consolidating its Audible Gold and Platinum plans into something called Audible …

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Chanel and Feragamo, the Shedinburgh Fringe Festival and Much Ado About Nothing

Each week, we’re sharing a few links to cultural experiences you can access from home during the pandemic, such as online concerts, theater and art. This week we suggest: The five August Edinburgh Festivals, that normally transform Scotland’s capital into the world’s largest arts venue have been canceled this year (last year, over 5,000 events …

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