|02-28-2009, 02:31 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Texas, USA
Device: Kindle; Sony PRS 505; Blackberry 8700C
Managing wish lists
Do you utilize the Save for Later option with your Kindle? Do you download samples? Do you manage a wish list for Kindle titles some other way?
I have put 13 books onto my Save for Later list. I also have 41 samples on my Kindle. (There have been others, but I delete a sample after I buy the book.) In counting the two, I compared and there are no duplications across these two.
I know why I have my "wishes" as two different lists, and it has to do with how I use the Whispernet connection.
Like many others, I wish there were consistencies in the shopping options regardless of whether you are using the browser or the Kindle's built-in networking. (Very high on my list of requirements is the ability to download samples to the PC instead of requiring that they be delivered via Whispernet.
So -- how are you organizing your list of books that you want to buy at some point in the future?
Last edited by Elsi; 02-28-2009 at 02:34 PM.
|02-28-2009, 02:39 PM||#2|
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Tampa, FL USA
Device: Kindle Touch
What is "Save for Later"? Is that something that if there when you browse the store via the Kindle?
I NEVER browse the store with my kindle. I always use my PC. I also usually know what I want to buy. I have so much "to read" advice from here and other places that I really don't browse even.
|02-28-2009, 02:45 PM||#3|
I'm Super Kindle-icious
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Long Drive, Calinadia Candafornia
Device: K1, KTSO, KFHD7, KPW1
I usually buy current books right away (if $9.99 or less). For pbooks that I am replacing with ebooks, I use the Universal Wish List button. For books I'm unsure of, I download samples.
|02-28-2009, 03:52 PM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Tampa, Florida, USA
Device: Kindle 1/2/3/4/PW2, Droid Razr HD, Galaxy Tab 2 (10")
|02-28-2009, 04:20 PM||#6|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Kindle 1.0.8, iPod Touch, Kindle Keyboard
Um. Usually if I'm on my computer when I see something I want I add the non-Kindle version to my wishlist and include a note that it's available for Kindle. I don't browse the store much on my Kindle--too busy reading :-)
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