Thoughts Behind Our Recent Comparisons of BookBub and BookGorilla Daily Book Recommendations

Today we share a post from one of our partner sites, BookGorilla, which offers a free, daily, customizable ebook freebie and bargain alert you can sign up for here. Earlier this week we shared a picture that may have surprised some of our readers: a side-by-side comparison of Wednesday’s top ebook recommendations from our BookGorilla … Read more

Kindle MatchBook Offers Deeply Discounted Kindle Editions Of Hard Copies You Bought Previously

Today Amazon announced its new Kindle MatchBook service, which offers discounted (to $2.99 or less) Kindle editions of hard copy books you’ve previously bought from Amazon. Note that only the titles publishers have decided to enroll in Kindle MatchBook are eligible for this new service; so far that’s over 70,000 titles, and Amazon is actively working … Read more

Start Switching To Digital Video NOW, While You Can Still Sell Your Discs

This is a cross-post from KF on KND Editor in Chief April L. Hamilton’s new site, The Digital Media Mom, and it is reprinted here in its entirety with her permission. Digital Video: It’s The Last Video Format You’ll Ever Buy As a matter of fact, it’s the only video format you’ve been buying since … Read more

Amazon Introduces Auto-rip CDs: Buy The CD, Get The MP3 Album Free

Great news for those of you who are making the transition from CDs to digital music, or those who use both formats: Amazon has announced its new Auto-rip service for CDs. From Amazon’s press release: ———————————— SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 10, 2013– (NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced the launch of Amazon AutoRip, a new service that gives customers … Read more