Pointers: Six tools for writing books - When you've done something once, you can fly through it the second time. Unless that second time is ages later, in which case you spend all your waking hours re-learning something you'd already sweated through. So entirely for you and not at all, not in the teeniest way for us the next time we write a book, here's what you need. It's what we recommend after a summer of working on this, followed up by one or two cases where your mileage may vary and anyway the alternatives are fun. Plus a few quick notes of lessons we learned, mistakes, and evidence -- actual evidence -- that all this works ...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Friday, July 10, 2015
Amazon's Fling is its version of AirPlay and Google Cast - If you've been hoping for an AirPlay or Cast-like tool to beam content to your Amazon streaming gadgets, you'll soon be in luck. The company revealed its Fling feature this week, a tool that will allow developers to include a way to control media fro...
Friday, July 3, 2015
Kindle Paperwhite review (2015): our favorite e-reader gets even better - When Amazon's Kindle Voyage launched last year, I more or less fell in love with it right out of the gate. Sure, a handful of competitors came out with similar displays before Amazon did, but man -- with that high-resolution screen and its sleek new ...
Long stereotyped as hippies stuck in the Summer of Love, the Dead stood at the vanguard of the digital revolution for 50 years.
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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
As PayPal steps out on its own, Google could vie with Amazon in online retail by making it way easier for searchers to buy.
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