05. May 2015

FREE MP3 Watching the Storm

Watching the Storm

Watching the Storm – U137 on amazon.com

This is a nice calm piece of music available for free on amazon.com right now.

10. November 2010

Opera Mobile beta for Android

Opera has just released a beta version of their Opera mobile browser for Android. You can download it by searching the marketplace for “Opera mobile” or direct at http://m.opera.com/ .

Besides the well known Opera Turbo, which reduces transfer volumes up to 80% , this release also has pinch-to-zoom, location support, desktop browser sync, and the Speed Dial. So far it misses RSS-feeds and widget support

Full press release follows:

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24. September 2010

New Kindle for Android version

As Amazon’s press release headlines the new Kindle for Android update makes Kindle for Android “even better”.

The new features are:

. search the full text of Kindle books by voice or text,
. seamlessly look up words and phrases in Wikipedia,
. lock screen orientation in portrait or landscape mode,
. and view details about a book on Shelfari, the books-focused
. social networking site — “all without leaving the app.”

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14. September 2010

Convert any website to ePUB

On  dotEPUB.com you can install a small bookmarklet that allows you to convert any webpage into an e-book.

Readers just drag a bookmarklet (or favlet) for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari into their browser bookmark bar. Google Chrome user can install the dotEPUB extension instead.

Content producers (editors, authors) can install a widget. Developers can use the API for more customizable results.

“Download webpages to any epub-compatible device: e-readers, tablets, smartphones, netbooks, desktop computers…

Save now and immersively read later (even offline) those long and deep articles you didn’t have time to read while browsing.

Build a personal library of your favorite blog posts, news articles, etc.

Compatible with the IPhone, the IPod Touch, the IPad, the Sony Reader, the Nook, the iLiad, the BeBook, the Cool-er, the CyBook, the Alex eReader, the Kobo eReader, the Elonex eBook, the eSlick, the eClicto, the Hanlin eReader, the QUE ProReader, the Papyre, the Leqtor…”