Archive for January, 2008

Shion 1.0b5

January 6th, 2008

Shion 1.0b5 is now available. This is a minor bug fix and user interface enhancement release. I’ve cleaned up the interface slighhtly and added support for an optional status bar icon (this may be dis/enabled in the preferences). When used with software like Dock Dodger, the main Shion dock icon may be hidden and the […]

The Sony Reader Review (PRS-505)

January 4th, 2008

Several weeks ago, I began discussing integrating Books with portable electronic book readers. In the time since then, I acquired a Sony Reader (PRS-505) and I have been spending quite a bit of time with it evaluating its potential usefulness in a Books context. These are my thoughts and observations.    While Amazon’s Kindle sparked […]