TechChickTips Episode 78 – iPad Apps – Reading

Nov 20, 2010

These are the reading-related apps that we shared in episode 78–full of iPadliciousness! (Note that most of the ereader apps do offer free books, including classic novels that are often read by middle and high school students)

Kindle – Read Books, eBooks, Magazines, Newspapers & Textbooks

ereader that works with Amazon’s bookstore–Whispersync syncs the last page read, notes, highlights, and bookmarks.



ereader that works with Apple’s bookstore. Able to add bookmarks and notes.


NOOK – Read Books, Magazines, Newspapers & Comics

ereader that works with Barnes & Noble’s bookstore. Syncs the last page read, notes, highlights, and bookmarks. Includes LendMe which allows you to lend a book to friend.


Kobo Reading App – Read Books and Magazines

Another customizable ereader.


USA TODAY for iPad

Interactive and customizable version of USA Today.


The Wall Street Journal – Breaking news headlines, stock market updates & financial coverage, plus business analysis.

Full content is free for a limited time.


Flipboard: Your Social News Magazine

The world’s first social magazine…just coolness. Keep up with FaceBook, Twitter, and other RSS feeds.


Feeddler RSS Reader Pro

Google Reader client that syncs fast and presents RSS stories in a clean interface.


Fluent News Reader – Free Online News App for Current Events, Breaking US News and World Headlines

Aggregates the news you want from across the Web into one, easy-to-read and up-to-the-minute mobile newspaper.


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