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Update Kobo Mini firmware

The old firmware on this Kobo Mini is 2.1.5. Today I did an update, it is 2.4.0 now. Here is the guide to make update. 1) Make sure you’re within range of an available Wi Fi network, and that your eReader’s battery is fully charged. You must stay within range of this network while your

Calibre released 0.9.19

Calibre has released new version 0.9.19. I did not update 0.9.18. So just install 0.9.19 to update old 0.9.17. New Features of 0.9.19 New tool: “Polish books” that allows you to perform various automated cleanup actions on EPUB and AZW3 files without doing a full conversion. Driver for the Trekstor Pyrus Mini. E-book viewer: Add

Windows Updates 2013-02

Microsoft monthly Security updates of Feb. 2013 released today. There are five critical updates Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2792100) Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2797052) Vulnerability in Media Decompression Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2780091) Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2809279) Vulnerability in

Calibre released 0.9.17

Calibre has new release 0.9.17 just few days ago. New Features Allow adding user specified icons to the main book list for books whose metadata matches specific criteria. Go to Preferences->Look & Feel->Column icons to setup these icons. They work in the same way as the column coloring rules. Allow choosing which page of a

Calibre released 0.9.16

On Calibre 0.9.16, New Features added as below: News download: Add support for logging in to sites that require javascript for their logins. News download: Do not convert all downloaded images to JPG format. This fixes the problem of PNG images with transparent backgrounds being rendered with black backgrounds CHM Input: Support hierarchical table of

Calibre released 0.9.15

It has new features. Linux MTP driver: Detect devices that have MTP interfaces even if their USB ids are not known Content server: Allow picking a random book by clicking the ‘Random book’ link on the start page. You can also refresh the random book page to get a new random book E-book viewer: Add

Firefox 17.0 released

Again, Mozilla released the new Firefox 17.0 today. Last time it announced 16.0.2 on Oct 26, 2012. In less than one month, it has new version, big change. Here is the What is New. First revision of the Social API and support for Facebook Messenger Click-to-play blocklisting implemented to prevent vulnerable plugin versions from running

calibre upgraded to 0.9.4

As usual, upgrade calibre to the latest version. Now it is v0.9.4. Major new feature: Conversion: Add an option to embed a font family into the book. [0.9.4] The embedded font is used as the base font for all text that does not specify its own font family in the input document. Works only with