Posts tagged Whispersync for Voice
Hands on with the Kindle Touch update
January 10, 2013 | 4:07 pm
By Juli Monroe | for Technology Tell Amazon released a software update for the Kindle Touch yesterday—Wednesday, January 10—and I’ve been trying it out. (Click here for software updating instructions.) My verdict? I really like it. There had been concern that Amazon would abandon the Touch when the Paperwhite came out, and I was glad to see it wasn’t true. I’d been thinking about the Paperwhite for two reasons: added fonts and the 'Time to Read' feature. Time to Read looked very cool, especially to someone who was coming from a Nook Color that told me how many pages were left in a chapter....
More Audiobook Fun From Amazon
October 10, 2012 | 1:45 pm
By Moe Zilla Last week I wrote about a new audiobook feature that Amazon introduced, making it easier to switch from the text version of an e-book to its professionally-narrated audiobook version. But in the same announcement, Amazon also revealed a new feature that's available in its new versions of the Kindle Fire tablet. "Immersion Reading" promises an "evolutionary multisensory reading experience that intensifies the power of great stories and helps readers retain more of what they read," Amazon explains in a press release. Translation: You'll be able to listen to a professionally-narrated audiobook at the same time that you're also reading along with the text yourself! “Immersion Reading” is now already...