61 – Kindle

UP 10 places in 2020

Kindle ebooks (from Amazon) can be read on a Kindle device or using the Kindle app for the desktop and smart devices

Website: amazon.com/kindle
Cost: Free reader app
Availability: Download app

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning: 34
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 82

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 61 2019: 71 2018: 64 2017: 67 2016: 79 2015: 65 2014: 35
2013: 78 2012: 70 2011: 82 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected the Kindle App as one of their top tools

“he Kindle app, used on my Ipad, has been a great way to organize and keep a huge collection of books and it just keeps getting better, with things like copy and paste, highlighting and different kinds of study aids.” Aaron Johannes, Instructor / Consultant / Researcher, Canada, 2020

“Curiosity on-demand. So much better than waiting for the book in the mail.” David Verhaag, Company founder, USA, 2020

“It-s so easy to have access to books from different countries using kindle… sometimes I see an author or a book that someone recommends in a social media and immediately I can download a sample on my kindle and decide if it is worth to read the whole book” Nira, Learning Consultant, Brazil, 2020

“90% the books I bought last 5 years are there. Notes and using different colors for highlight the text help me organizing my knowledge.” Conrado Schlochauer, Consultant/Speaker/Researcher, Brazil, 2020

“For learning new stuff. Crazy, right?” JD, LearnGeek, Canada, 2020

Quick Guide to Kindle 

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use the Kindle App for teaching, training, learning and development.

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