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Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Adobe updates Digital Edition e-book reader app to stop uploading reading logs in plain text   —  Adobe Updates Digital Edition, Stops Sharing User Info With the Internet  —  Adobe rolled out a new update for their Digital Editions Epub app today, and I have good news, bad news, and okay news.
Oct 25, 2014, 11:00 AMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Hackers can exploit Kindle security flaw to access your Amazon account using malicious ebooks   —  Your Amazon Account Can be Hacked via a Kindle eBook  —  Amazon might not have a security issue at Audible but they do have one on their main website.  —  A security researcher has reported …
Sep 16, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Adobe to Require New Epub DRM in July, Expects to Abandon Existing Users   —  Update: Adobe has backed down.  —  When Adobe announced their new DRM a couple weeks ago some said that we would soon see compatibility issues with older devices and apps as Adobe forced everyone to upgrade.
Feb 3, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
It's Official: B&N Has Ended Support for Nook PC, Mac Apps   —  A little over a month ago Barnes & Noble quietly removed any mention of their Nook for PC and Nook for Mac apps, and today they confirmed to me that the apps are no longer being supported.  —  When my competition reported several days ago …
Jun 11, 2013, 12:50 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Confirmed: Amazon Bought Liquavista - Color Kindle to Follow?   —  For the past four months I have been saying that Amazon was in the market to buy Samsung's screen tech company Liquavista, and today I do believe the rumors have come true.  —  New filings from the Netherlands Chamber …
May 13, 2013, 2:25 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Apple to Launch iBookstore in Japan in January 2013   —  The Nikkei reported today that Apple will be expanding their ebookstore soon.  Some time in the near future, possibly as early as next month, Apple will start selling ebooks in Japan.  They have reportedly already signed a number …
Jan 1, 2013, 10:20 AMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Sony Reader for iOS Now Available in iTunes   —  Remember in late 2010 when Sony had plans to release Android and iOS apps for their ebookstore?  Whele the Android app was actually released in 2010, the iOS app just hit iTunes - nearly 2 years late.  —  Hey, look!  A Dancing Bear!
Nov 5, 2012, 12:40 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Amazon's Next Kindle Fire Android Tablet Clears the FCC   —  Do you recall all those rumors about Amazon is working on a larger Kindle Fire, and how that tablet is expected to be released this fall?  I think it cleared the FCC yesterday.  —  Now here's something guaranteed to wake you up this morning.
Aug 15, 2012, 11:45 AMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Amazon Cracks Down on Kindle Web Browsing   —  When the Kindle launched in late 2007 it came with an experimental web browser as well as free web browsing over the 3g connection.  As nice as that was to have, all good things come to an end.  There are reports over at MobileRead today that Amazon …
Jul 24, 2012, 2:25 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Google eBookstore now Live in the UK   —  It looks like I was right on Saturday when I posted that the UK Google eBookstore would open soon; I have to say that it happened faster than I expected.  The UK branch of the Google eBookstore is now up and running (here).
Oct 6, 2011, 7:30 PMIn context

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