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Old 06-02-2008, 04:05 PM   #1
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I've taken advantage of the free subscription to Amazon Daily. I just learned that it can be customized as to the topics covered and the ability to add author's blog.

Customize Amazon Daily
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Old 06-02-2008, 05:14 PM   #2
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Lots of good stuff there, will have to show the Kindle hogging Mrs. Where is the 505 Daily?
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Old 06-02-2008, 06:05 PM   #3
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I'd love to know if customizing Amazon Daily works for you, it doesn't work for me. The online version matches my choices, but what gets downloaded to my Kindle is not customized at all.

Any suggestions?

I just emailed Amazon Kindle Support. I hope I'm missing something - I'm sick to death of "Car Lust"!!!

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Old 06-02-2008, 06:36 PM   #4
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I just found the customization page today. I was mostly interested in getting rid of the car reviews that show up often. I also deleted the entire music category. I'll post again tomorrow or the next day and let you know my results.

I have noticed that even though the authors have blog pages assigned to them, they don't all use them or use them very, very infrequently.
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Old 06-02-2008, 07:09 PM   #5
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I'm sick to death of "Car Lust"!!!

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I was mostly interested in getting rid of the car reviews that show up often.
Birds of a a feather, daffy4u
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Old 06-02-2008, 07:29 PM   #6
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Who knew there'd be so many!
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Old 06-03-2008, 10:14 AM   #7
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I just got a response from Amazon, and the Kindle version of Amazon Daily cannot be customized.

Oh well, I'll just have to keep skipping those d**n "Car Lust" articles!
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Old 06-03-2008, 11:18 AM   #8
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Interesting. I didn't know there was a version of Amazon Daily that was NOT for the Kindle. I'm still with you on the car lust thing.
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Old 06-03-2008, 02:33 PM   #9
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When I go to the amazon.com homepage, there's a link to Amazon Daily in the top right-hand corner. I'm always logged in, too, so it's the customized version, YMMV.
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Old 06-03-2008, 02:40 PM   #10
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I didn't know about Amazon Daily for *either* my computer desktop OR my Kindle. I'll go take a look and see if I want to subscribe. Thanks!
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Old 06-03-2008, 02:41 PM   #11
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Hmmm, I don't see that link on my homepage but it doesn't matter. Thank you for following up with Amazon... and dashing my dreams of a car lust free Kindle.
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Old 06-03-2008, 05:11 PM   #12
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Old 06-03-2008, 05:42 PM   #13
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Maybe I should feel paranoid. I see something different.



I was able to subscribe to the rss feed by going to the Amazon Daily page.
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Old 06-04-2008, 07:07 PM   #14
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Nice. I went to the kindle store, clicked on blogs, and its the first one listed. Price: 0.00.

I opted out of a lot, but this is still a nice feature.

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