What’s the Best eReader for Your Books

What's the Best eReader for Your Books? Time was, the easiest answer to this would be "the reader your bookseller sells".  If you bought your books on Amazon, you bought a Kindle.  If you bought your books on B&N, a Nook was your go-to.  Kobo sells Kobo reading devices and so on. Only, it isn't

2019-06-18T16:17:06-06:00Thursday, June 20, 2019|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: , , , |

Sideloading Books

A Geek Girl's Guide to... is an ongoing series about becoming more technically savvy, so you can maximize your ereading pleasure.  Links to back-posts are at the end of this post. - t. ___ Sideloading Books What exactly is sideloading? A lot of readers get very confused by this term. It’s a made up word

2016-11-19T09:13:05-07:00Sunday, November 27, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: , |

Picking Your Reader

A Geek Girl's Guide to... is an ongoing series about becoming more technically savvy, so you can maximize your ereading pleasure.  Links to back-posts are at the end of this post. - t. ___ Picking your Reader. Many readers who are new to ereading tend to pick what they read upon by default.  Often, they

2016-11-18T09:30:10-07:00Saturday, January 30, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: , , |

Sideloading Books

A Geek Girl's Guide to... is an ongoing series about becoming more technically savvy, so you can maximize your ereading pleasure.  Links to back-posts are at the end of this post. - t. ___ Sideloading Books What exactly is sideloading? A lot of readers get very confused by this term. It’s a made up word

2016-11-18T09:30:10-07:00Saturday, January 23, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: , |

Mottos To Live By

A Geek Girl's Guide to... is an ongoing series about becoming more technically savvy, so you can maximize your ereading pleasure.  Links to back-posts are at the end of this post. - t. ___ Ebook Management – Mottos to Live By This post isn't filled with technical wizardry. Instead, it's a step above the mechanical

2016-11-18T09:30:10-07:00Saturday, January 9, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Why It Pays To Be (A Little Bit) Geeky

I get a lot of mail from readers asking for technical help, usually for very simple things like uploading books to their readers. A lot of these same readers add something along the lines of “I’m not very computer savvy…” As uploading books to an ereader or mobile device is one of the simplest things

2016-11-18T09:30:10-07:00Monday, October 26, 2015|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Great eReader for Android Devices

I’m always interested in exploring new reading software and applications. Developers are improving them all the time. I have several personal criteria against which I rate the various apps: 1)      Ease of reading books – does the screen look pretty? 2)      Sorting and categorizing – does the program let you sort the books on your

2014-07-12T07:40:39-06:00Saturday, July 12, 2014|Categories: Reader Resources|Tags: , , |