Zombie cookie: The tracking cookie that you can’t kill (Ars Technica)
Can You Survive the Phone Separation Anxiety Challenge?(Recode)
Be My Eyes App Brings Help to the Blind and Visually Impaired (Recode)
US Postal Service asks for nearly maximum rate increase possible for periodicals (Talking New Media)
A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding the Internet of Things (Recode)
Bookmates catalog hits 200,000 English Language titles (Digital Reader)
Games and Video Streaming:
Twitch licenses legal music library for use by streamers (Ars Technica)
Broadband and Telephone News:
On Second Thought, Getting Regulated Like Old Phone Lines Wouldn’t Be So Bad, Sprint Says (Recode)
Finds and Deals:
Amazon’s Kindle Daily Dealsinclude The Yellow House by Patricia Falvey, as well as romance, business and a YA post-apocalyptic novel.
NOOK Find of the Day is offering a collection of young at heart stories for $2.99. Titles include Love is the Drug and Famous Last Words.
Kobo Daily Deal is The Confession by Charles Todd ($1.99).
Music Deals: Until February 1st, Amazon has a HUGE list of $5 Digital Albums for sale. Included are a lot of greatest hits collections from various genres.
Daily Links are interesting links I discover as I go about my online day. The frequency and number of links posted depend upon the daily news. I also post other, different links of interest on the Google Plus eBook Evangelist Page.