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Old 06-17-2008, 05:49 PM   #1
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100+ Things to do with the Kindle reader

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Old 06-17-2008, 06:29 PM   #2
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well, i'm pretty sure i wouldn't want to be able to play minesweeper on my liseuse (but i can't buy a kindle anyway, so it's moot) but there are some interesting utilities and references on that list, whatever device you have. thanks alex !

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well, i'm pretty sure i wouldn't want to be able to play minesweeper on my liseuse
Trust me... playing minesweeper on a Kindle is not a Mine(d)-blowing experience.

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Old 06-17-2008, 08:40 PM   #4
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A lot of those tips/tricks/etc are not all that special being that if you took them out of the Kindle context and say used them for the 505 or gen3 or iLiad, they'd still work. I was expecting 100 tips/tricks/etc for the Kindle to be stuff you can only do with a Kindle.
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Old 06-18-2008, 10:52 PM   #7
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JSWolf, can you play minesweeper at a cryingly slow pace with a Sony 505?

I thought not!
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I thought not!
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Old 06-19-2008, 02:37 PM   #9
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A lot of those tips/tricks/etc are not all that special being that if you took them out of the Kindle context and say used them for the 505 or gen3 or iLiad, they'd still work. I was expecting 100 tips/tricks/etc for the Kindle to be stuff you can only do with a Kindle.
I don't think this was intended as some sort of marketing piece to differentiate the Kindle from other readers. I think it was just generally a list of things you can do.
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JSWolf, can you play minesweeper at a cryingly slow pace with a Sony 505?

I thought not!
Nope. But I can play sudoku. Can you?

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Nope. But I can play sudoku. Can you?

Maybe not but they do have five Kindle ebooks for sale on how to play it.

http://www.amazon.com/s?ie=UTF8&rh=n...8073011&page=1
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