Calibre Open-Source eBook Reader Now Supports Amazon's All-New Kindle Oasis
Calibre, the open-source and cross-platform ebook management software, received a new update today that brought support for Amazon’s latest Kindle device.
Calibre 3.11 is the latest stable release of the application, and, according to the release notes, it now supports the all-new Kindle Oasis e-reader from Amazon, which is also company’s very-first waterproof Kindle device. Support for Kindle Oasis was implemented in the Kindle driver so you can connect it to Calibre to sync books.
Also new in this release is support for controlling the look and feel of the text in the browser viewer by specifying custom CSS style sheets, the ability for the app to display the original word in italics in the list of suggestions under the Edit Book Spell Check feature, and the implementation of a contains rule type in column coloring.
The browser viewer also received improvements to the font size and color scheme settings so they can be taken into consideration in the footnote pop… (read more)