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Morning Coffee – 10 October 2021

Morning Coffee – 10 October 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Did you know that Sherlock Holmes gets fan mail, and someone actually has the job of answering it?  With the launch of the Sage this past week, Kobo now offers ereaders in 4 different screen sizes ranging from...
Morning Coffee – 4 October 2021

Morning Coffee – 4 October 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Dutch booksellers are having to sell books old school after their software vendor was taken out by a cyber attack.  Animal Farm notwithstanding, books with animals as main characters are reportedly going extinct. ...
Morning Coffee – 10 October 2021

Monday Morning Coffee – 27 September 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. The new Kindle Paperwhite has a 6.8″ screen and USB-C (ugh).  KDP Print now offers hardback options.  Tiny exploding cow farts could be the secret to the next-gen Braille display.  The EFF is retiring its HTTPS...
Morning Coffee – 4 October 2021

Morning Coffee – 20 September 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. A pay what you want bookstore has opened in Chicago’s west side. Amazon just released an update for the Kindle.  From what I hear on Twitter, it’s ticking off a lot of users. A site run by Mormons was...
Morning Coffee – 10 October 2021

Morning Coffee – 12 September 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Amazon has announced several software updates coming to the Kindle.  Librarians are talking about replacing the Dewey System. It’s not just that he was a racist and anti-Semite, but also that Dewey has...
Morning Coffee – 10 October 2021

Monday Morning Coffee – 6 September 2021

Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Japan struck the first blow against the Apple content tax.  iOS apps will soon be able to link to an external website so users can set up or manage an account. It turns out the AAP was wrong; Maryland’s library...