Xbox Smartglass app now available for Kindle Fire and Kindle HD

Xbox Smartglass

Microsoft has made available the Xbox SmartGlass app for Android. Xbox SmartGlass is a free downloadable app that works on Windows 8, Windows RT, Apple's iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8, and now the Kindle Fire and Kindle HD. It allows you to convert your mobile device into a smart second screen for entertainment.

Kindle Plugin for Adobe InDesign for Windows 0.96 Beta released

Kindle Plugin for Adobe InDesign (Beta) is a plug-in designed to make it easier for publishers to convert documents or books created in Adobe InDesign to Kindle Format 8. Kindle Plugin for Adobe InDesign converts the InDesign source content to a single file which supports both KF8 and Mobi formats enabling publishers to create great-looking books that work on all Kindle devices and apps.

Highlights of Kindle Plugin functionality:

- Seamless integration into InDesign
- Direct conversion of InDesign file to a single file which supports both KF8 and Mobi formats