After years of resistance, Amazon now importing Epub books to Kindles

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The world of e-books can roughly be divided into two camps: Amazon and everything else. The division all comes down to the digital format the books are sold in. While Kindle most e-books bought from Amazon can’t legally be converted for reading on e-readers from other manufacturers, the e-books sold by all other providers in Epub format, on the other hand, can be converted into Kindle format. The procedure required for this wasn’t exactly painless, however, and you first needed to install the open-source program Calibre, a management and digital library software for people who read e-books. Bu…

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