Engadget Podcast: Kindle Scribe evaluate and the rise of Twitter clones


Lastly, a Kindle you’ll be able to write on! This week, we dive into Cherlynn’s evaluate of the Kindle Scribe, Amazon’s first e-reader that may additionally seize handwritten notes. The {hardware} is nice, however as standard, Amazon’s software program feels half-baked. Additionally, Devindra and Cherlynn focus on the rise of recent Twitter options like Hive Social and Submit. It seems to be like many communities are already splintering off to those companies, however sadly, they’ll’t but replicate the magic of Twitter.

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  • Kindle Scribe evaluate – 1:13

  • Rise of the Twitter clones: Hive Social, Submit, and Mastodon – 19:28

  • Amazon will lose $10 billion on its Alexa division this yr – 34:12

  • We’ve bought a brand new trailer for the Tremendous Mario Bros. animated film – 38:01

  • Engaged on – 43:58

  • Popular culture picks – 45:30


Hosts: Cherlynn Low and Devindra Hardawar
Producer: Ben Ellman
Music: Dale North and Terrence O’Brien
Livestream producers: Julio Barrientos
Graphic artists: Luke Brooks and Brian Oh

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