Welcome back to another exciting edition of the Good e-Reader Radio Show! A few times a year Good e-Reader conducts many interviews with the leaders of the industry. This includes the CEO of Kobo, executives from Amazon and E-ink. What goes into preparing for an interview and what is the entire journalist process like? Today, Michael breaks it all down, including an upcoming interview with the president of E-Ink.
I was told by my sources that Progress Technologies out of Japan are making a second generation dual screen eonebook. They will include an SD card on this model and sell SD cards with 5 full manga series and it is only available in Japan. I am trying to figure out if you can sideload in your own content and what are the supported formats. I am also trying to get them to sell their hardware in North America and Europe, since digital manga is becoming popular.
Android P is receiving its 4th beta and is available soon for prime time, you can read a full breakdown of all of the new features HERE. Android 9.1 will have wellness features and a dashboard to keep track of usage. Google also plans on releasing a second generation Chromebook Pixel, first gen smartwatch and new Nexus phones this fall. Amazon also has plans for a 4th gen Paperwhite and new Kindle Basic this fall too.
Michael Kozlowski has been writing about audiobooks and e-readers for the past twelve years. His articles have been picked up by major and local news sources and websites such as the CBC, CNET, Engadget, Huffington Post and the New York Times. He Lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.