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Send Your Kindle Book Notes And Highlighted Passages To Evernote

Are you an active Kindle reader who takes notes and highlights passages for later reference? Then you might want to pair Evernote with your Kindle to have all those book quotes and information in one place.


Prepare Yourself With A Kindle Loaded With Emergency Information

It’s good to have a solid set of survival skills, but you can’t be expected to remember everything. The Art of Manliness put together a collection of books for your Kindle that will help you survive virtually any scenario.


Use A Kindle Fire As A Screen For A Raspberry Pi

\ If you’re looking for a way to make the Raspberry Pi more portable, programmer Jeff Ammons shows off how he uses his Kindle Fire as a screen for his Raspberry Pi. Ammons’ system gets the Raspberry Pi and Kindle to talk to each other with a remote desktop app, then creates an adhoc network with the Pi so it functions as a router.


Kindle Cloud Reader Now Available For Australian Amazon Customers

Amazon’s Kindle Cloud Reader app, which allows users to read ebooks through their web browser, is now available to all Amazon.com.au customers. In other words, you no longer need a Kindle device to read Kindle ebooks if you have a local account. Hurrah!


Briefly: Piracy Crackdown Imminent, Free Yoga Ebook, RD-D2 Vs. C-3P0

Brief news items for Lifehacker readers, including: Australian piracy crackdown coming “as early as this week”, Kenny Baker vs. Anthony Daniels, get Happy Back Yoga free.


Read Your Digital Comics On A Kindle

Reading comics on your computer or tablet is awesome. But if you would rather read them on a more eye-friendly screen — like your Kindle — Know Your Mobile has some instructions on how to make that happen.


Dealhacker: Get $65 Worth Of Android Apps From Amazon For Free

Amazon is currently giving away 12 of its most popular gaming, productivity and fitness apps for Android and Kindle devices. The bundle includes POLARIS Office, mSecure Password Manager, PrintHand Mobile Print Premium and the Runtastic PRO GPS Running, Walking & Fitness Tracker which usually sell for between $10.50 and $14. Get the full list of links here.


Take Screenshots On Almost Any Kindle Device

You might want to share a picture of a book you’re reading or snap a shot of a settings page so you can help a friend. Whatever your reason, you can take screenshots on most Kindle devices. Here’s how to do it.


A Student's Guide To Using The Kindle For Research

The Kindle is great for reading books, but you might not know that it’s also a fantastic tool for students. When used correctly, it can operate as a portable tool to keep all your books, notes and research in one place. Here’s how to turn a Kindle into your new best friend for school or university.


Get Email Alerts For Free Kindle Ebooks In Favourite Genres With IFTTT

If you want to build up a collection of great ebooks on your Kindle without spending a dime, Red Ferret has a simple but neat trick using Amazon’s individual RSS feeds and our favourite web automator, IFTTT.