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  • Barnes & Noble, Microsoft end Nook partnership

    Barnes & Noble, Microsoft end Nook partnership
    Barnes & Noble and Microsoft are "consciously uncoupling” to the tune of about $125 million in cash and stock. More than 2-1/2 years after entering into a "strategic partnership," the two companies have ended their agreement over the struggling...
  • Kindle Fire owners get free access to Washington Post

    Kindle Fire owners get free access to Washington Post
    The Washington Post announced a new app on Thursday that gives Amazon Fire tablet users free online access to the paper. Fire owners have free access to The Washington Post for six months, with no subscription required. Readers would then have to sign...
  • National Federation of the Blind of CT offers free Braille calendars

    It's the time of the year when many people go out to purchase a calendar for the coming new year, either for themselves or as a holiday gift. Blind and low-vision people can now also find a readable calendar of their own. The National Federation of the...
  • Acknowledging climate change in GOP's best interest

    Acknowledging climate change in GOP's best interest
    November has been a good-news/bad-news month for the climate struggle. The U.S. and China just inked an historic agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions, but that accord is imperiled by the American electorate. We have just entrusted Congress to a...
  • Share your blessings with those in need

    Many people find the holiday season to be a time to share their blessings with the less fortunate. Local organizations and advocacy groups such as those below would put your gift to good use. A. Eugene Hoeper Foundation/Deaf Outreach is a program that...
  • Amazon Whips Out TV Stick Against Google's Chromecast and Roku

    Amazon.com, after debuting its first Internet set-top this spring, is now going after Google's low-cost Chromecast with its own $39 stick-based streaming adapter for HDTVs. The Fire TV Stick, which plugs into the HDMI port on a TV set, provides...
  • Scribd adds audiobooks in Netflix-for-books race

    Scribd adds audiobooks in Netflix-for-books race
    Subscription-based e-book lending service Scribd is now offering audiobooks, the company announced Thursday. Scribd is one of three top contenders -- alongside Oyster and Amazon's Kindle Unlimited -- in the race to become the leading Netflix-for-books...
  • Hachette and Amazon reach e-book deal after 6-month dispute

    Hachette and Amazon reach e-book deal after 6-month dispute
    Hachette and Amazon have reached a deal over e-books and print sales, the two companies announced Thursday. They have been locked in an unusually public dispute over pricing since May. While the new e-book terms will not take effect until early 2015,...
  • Students Worldwide Learn Programming From Vernon Company

    Students Worldwide Learn Programming From Vernon Company
    VERNON — Serial entrepreneur Mark Lassoff ran two companies in Austin, a tech-nirvana if there ever was one. But his three-year-old startup LearnToProgram Media, in a low-rent office building in Vernon, is his longest tenure anywhere. Lassoff, 40,...
  • New Grape Collective e-book takes an in-depth look at Rioja

    New Grape Collective e-book takes an in-depth look at Rioja
    Grape Collective, the online wine magazine with a great roster of writers that launched in December last year, is re-purposing some of its content as e-books. The first tome to hit the iPad or Kindle device is "Rioja: Conversations with Winemakers,"...
  • Local tennis notebook (many topics): Menchville seeks next step; could GOP primary winner be watching Saturday?

    Menchville seeks next step, but TJ guys loom now Though they've hit a huge roadblock in an academically elite school named after our nation's third president, this will go down as a huge year for Menchville High's Monarchs, and especially sophomore...