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Amazon Adds Paperwhite Features in Update For Kindle Touch

Amazon has released a software update for the Kindle Touch that incorporates Paperwhite features in the device.

New features constitutes of a revamped user interface where users' archived books and magazines will be stored under the heading Cloud. Enhanced parental controls has also been integrated.

The book cover view in a user's library and store is included, as are recommendations and improved ability to handle graphic novels and comics through allowing users to read panel-by-panel.

The update also introduces Whispersync for Voice to the Touch; the component enables users to switch between reading a Kindle book and an Audible audio book without losing your place.

Among the new features is the sample-to-book upgrade and Amazon's Time To Read feature, which notifies users exactly how long it'll take to finish a chapter and the book itself based on how quickly one reads.


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