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hardwarerelated:kindle_voyage [2015/10/01 07:30]
chris [What?]
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   * calibre works with the Voyage   * calibre works with the Voyage
  
-Nowadays, you might want to consider a Kobo. It is on pair with e-ink technology, reads epub directly and much more hackable, see here for custom firmware: [[http://www.preining.info/blog/2015/09/kobo-firmware-3-18-0-mega-update-ksm-nickel-patch-ssh-fonts/|preining.info]] [[http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=260100|mobileread.com]] +Nowadays, you might want to consider a Kobo. It is on pair with e-ink technology, reads epub directly and much more hackable, see here for custom firmware: [[http://www.preining.info/blog/2015/09/kobo-firmware-3-18-0-mega-update-ksm-nickel-patch-ssh-fonts/|preining.info]] [[http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=260100|mobileread.com]] [[http://www.preining.info/blog/software-projects/kobo-japanese-dictionary-enhancer/|also Japanese dictionary exists]]
 ===== reading Japanese content on the Voyage ===== ===== reading Japanese content on the Voyage =====
 Reading own Japanese content in traditional vertical style (縦書き), is possible. Calibre can not generate vertical writing documents, but files generated with other tools can be managed/uploaded to the Voyage. With PDF files it is possible to read Japanese vertically, but marking Kanji and looking them up in the dictionary does not work. The following procedure produces .mobi files, appropriate for reading and marking. Reading own Japanese content in traditional vertical style (縦書き), is possible. Calibre can not generate vertical writing documents, but files generated with other tools can be managed/uploaded to the Voyage. With PDF files it is possible to read Japanese vertically, but marking Kanji and looking them up in the dictionary does not work. The following procedure produces .mobi files, appropriate for reading and marking.
hardwarerelated/kindle_voyage.txt · Last modified: 2019/04/05 00:25 by chris