Category Archives: eBook Stuff

Deadline Approaches For Book About Steve Ditko On Kickstarter

Regards, Ditko – An Exploration Into the Mind of Steve Ditko 143 backers is an inexplicably low number for this project. Steve Ditko was one of the elemental artists of Marvel Comics in the 1960s. He was a primary force … Continue reading

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The Tragedy Of The iOS Books App: Landscape With PDFs

Look: That’s a Google Books PDF opened in the iOS Books app on an iPad Pro 11″ in landscape mode. That’s the only possible view! There’s no way to show two pages — otherwise known as Facing Pages — at … Continue reading

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Receptor: A Must-Read

Receptor by Alan Glynn Most of you have probably not heard of a brilliant novel called The Dark Fields. Until it was rebranded to the title of its movie adaptation: Limitless. (My opinion of that.) It was thought that the … Continue reading

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Video: Likebook Mars Playing Video

A Russian Likebook Mars owner installed a bunch of apps: Perhaps people who can play 4K YouTube will have better luck with image sharpness, although I doubt it. It seems the focal point is off in this video. However, even … Continue reading

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Weekend Review: March 30-31, 2019

A rare review post after all these months. With warmer weather, I have less inclination to read and am tempted to do walkies. Sightings, walking the west side bike path: – 3 Boosted – 1 Boosted Mini – 1 unidentified … Continue reading

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Video: Interesting Review of Likebook Mars

This presents some new things. He replaced Boyue’s launcher with Google Launcher. He demonstrates using the Kindle app, Prestigio, and Perfect Viewer. Not shown, although he uses it, is Pandora(!). Ryno Reviews – Likebook Mars T80D…THE REVIEW! This tidbit from … Continue reading

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Likebook Mars Via Amazon: What?

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Video: Likebook Mars Versus Likebook Muses

Finally, visual confirmation that the new Muses does not have a card slot. Likebook Muses vs Mars Comparison Review Previously here: Likebook Muses: An Upgraded Likebook Mars Likebook Mimas: Google Books PDF Test Likebook Mars Firmware Update Google Books PDF … Continue reading

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Likebook Muses: An Upgraded Likebook Mars

March 4, 2019 Priority Update: There’s ongoing confusion as to whether or not this has any kind of card slot at all. I’ll post an update here at the top once this issue has been resolved. As it stands, this … Continue reading

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Likebook Mimas: Google Books PDF Test

Sherry, who last showed us The People of the Abyss on the 7.8″ eInk Likebook Mars, again indulged my request for a Google Books PDF test on their newest device: The Likebook Mimas. The Likebook Mimas shares the internals of … Continue reading

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