JQuery Mobile - First Thoughts

In the last month, I have been playing with the JQuery’s Mobile library and trying to use it in my “To Do List” app that I use for work. Overall, its pretty easy to implement and use. It took about an hour to read the docs and code a…

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Computer Book Publishers Missing From Kindle

Since I work in the Information Technology field as a consultant, I buy a large number of computer books. Amazon’s Kindle is great for someone like me who doesn’t have the ability to carry many books with me (1 or 2 max) or has a consistent office or…

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Kindle - Wish List

Here are some features, I hope will be included in a future version of the Amazon Kindle hardware or software: Keyword Search Your Books – There are times where I wanted to find a particular set of keywords in my Kindle library. Unfortunately, Kindle does not have this ability. Maybe it…

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Does you Kindle stop updating? Try this.

Last week, I noticed that my Amazon Kindle was not updating even when I had a good wireless connection. I tried searching the Amazon support site but I couldn’t find a solution. The Amazon Kindle support site is very lacking right now. Here’s what I did to eventually…

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Tips to extend the Amazon Kindle battery life

I’ve had the Amazon Kindle for about two weeks now and I’ve noticed a couple of ways to extend the battery life. Here’s a couple of tips: Don’t use the sleep mode when you decide to take a break from reading. I believe the Kindle is…

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First Port: Labadee, Haiti

We just came back from our cruise on Royal Caribbean. We had an great time. We reached our first port, Labadee, Haiti on Tuesday, July 10, 2007. Labadee is a private area that is owned and managed by Royal Caribbean. When the ship gets to the port, the crew begins…

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