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Old 09-06-2011, 09:56 PM   #91
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http://kindlemap.net/

apologies if this has been mentioned before?
Anyone else notice that google maps works fine of the Kindle 3 now? So you don't need a 3rd party site anymore? I don't have the Kindle 2 any more, but I wonder if it's the same...
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Old 09-10-2011, 02:33 PM   #92
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I appreciate the time and effort daffy4u and poohbear_nc have given to this list/thread. Very helpful info for me. Thanks.
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Old 09-10-2011, 02:38 PM   #93
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I just viewed your dropbox. Thanks is due to you for this organizing work. Much appreciated thomass.
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Old 09-10-2011, 02:42 PM   #94
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Apology for not including in prior Thank You.

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I have started to collect links on this thread (and some other) on a html file : tinyurl.com/linkler (dropbox) or kindlehome.wordpress.com since it is not easy to find on this thread. Maybe they would be collected on the first post, too?
I assigned a shortcut for this page like this:
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 H H = # 'k3_Home' 'Del' "http://tinyurl.com/linkler" 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'FW_Right' 'k3_FW_Press'
Apology for not including in prior Thank You. I am learning.
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Old 09-21-2011, 09:07 AM   #95
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why does "search my items" not searchs pdf files?

any way?

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Old 09-29-2011, 01:14 PM   #96
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This is great, thanks....we need some updates for the Kindle Fire!
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Old 09-29-2011, 01:46 PM   #97
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Welcome aboard, papapatty!

We probably don't need to put any special links here for the Kindle Fire as it has a browser capable of quickly perusing any part of the internet. These links are to pages that work well w/ the e-ink Kindles' experimental browsers and slow page-loading times.
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Old 09-30-2011, 10:52 PM   #98
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If my googling is correct, no one has yet mentioned, in this thread, a terrific source for the best long newspaper and magazine articles:

www.longform.org

Option 1: Go to the link above on a PC, set up the Send to Kindle feature, and use it to later read the article on your eReader.

Option 2: Use the Kindle browser. I like the link when transformed by readingthenet.com and tinyurl into:
[Shortened URL deleted - MODERATOR]

The above link does not include the actual long articles, just links to them. However, the Kindle-friendly format is usually preserved when you follow the article links.

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Old 10-02-2011, 02:23 PM   #99
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Congratulations for this amazing thread! I wish I had found out about it earlier!

For the translation: useful tool! Especially because books in other languages (French, Italian, etc...) are almost impossible to find (or at least there is a lot less variety)

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Old 10-16-2011, 11:30 PM   #101
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Thanks for this, op!
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Old 10-17-2011, 10:46 AM   #102
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Hi everyone! I'd love to add my website to the list, it is called Kubizo: http://www.kubizo.com. There are three sections:
1) How to change Kindle screensaver, including an automatic application that installs the screensaver. You do not need to fumble with hacks
2) A gallery of Kindle screensaver pictures
3) Coming soon (still working on it), a Kindle screensaver generator

Thanks everyone!
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Old 10-17-2011, 02:47 PM   #103
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Hi everyone! I'd love to add my website to the list, it is called Kubizo: http://www.kubizo.com. There are three sections:
1) How to change Kindle screensaver, including an automatic application that installs the screensaver. You do not need to fumble with hacks
2) A gallery of Kindle screensaver pictures
3) Coming soon (still working on it), a Kindle screensaver generator

Thanks everyone!
very nice
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Old 10-17-2011, 08:03 PM   #104
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Hi everyone! I'd love to add my website to the list, it is called Kubizo: http://www.kubizo.com. There are three sections:
1) How to change Kindle screensaver, including an automatic application that installs the screensaver. You do not need to fumble with hacks
2) A gallery of Kindle screensaver pictures
3) Coming soon (still working on it), a Kindle screensaver generator

Thanks everyone!
Wow! That looks awesome!

Do you have a "wish list" / suggestion box?

I would love to be able to either:

1. Add to the default screen savers. The stock ones do not bother me, in fact there are a few that I like, but I would love to be able to add some variety.

or...

2. Use the book covers on the Kindle as screen savers.
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Add to the default screen savers. The stock ones do not bother me, in fact there are a few that I like, but I would love to be able to add some variety.
you can do that right now, we can discuss how in another thread if you like, pick or start one.
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