Instructions for patching firmware 4.11.12019

This patch thread is for firmware 4.11.12019 (83d4c9392f4b2521a3db406c2dd5fe11460a6da6). Instructions for patching on Windows, Linux, or macOS with kobopatch: Download the firmware from here. Download and unzip kobopatch_4.11.12019.zip from here. Copy the original firmware you just downloaded into the kobopatch src folder. Install the firmware on your kobo BEFORE proceeding with the next steps. Enable patches in the files in the src folder (or use the overrides in kobopatch.yaml to keep y...
Tags: Books, Kobo Developer's Corner

Little People Share & Care Safari $33.99 (Was $59)

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy here. Little People Share & Care Safari is $33.99(was $59) and eligible for free shipping. At over 2 feet tall, with two sides of play and a variety... [Author: Lana]
Tags: Toys, Shopping, Lana

Daily Deal: 10% OFF Vedder Paddle Holsters Including Prodraw, Magdraw Single & Double

Vedder MagDraw Paddle Magazine Holster 10% Off USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Vedder Holsters has an exclusive coupon code (in bold below) for AmmoLand News readers that gets you 10% OFF all their all-new Vedder paddle holsters including the Prodraw, Magdraw Single & Magdraw Double models. These super soft holsters are perfect for carrying one or two spare magazines along the belt line. Vedder Holsters are fully customizable to you and your gun model providing superior comfort, style, and function. 1...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, Vedder, Gun Holsters, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, Vedder Holsters, Vedder MagDraw Paddle Magazine Holster, Ammoland com Vedder Holsters, MagDraw Paddle Magazine Holster

Hold Current Screen on StandBy

Is there anyway to have the Boox go to standby mode while holding the contents of the current screen. Instead of showing a useless wallpaper, show the current page for reference in standby mode to save battery power too.:book2:
Tags: Books, Onyx Boox

Disney Princess Magical Wand Palace By Little People $25 (Was $49)

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy here. Disney Princess Magical Wand Palace By Little People is just $25.19 for Cyber Monday down from the regular $49 price tag. A shake of the magic wand... [Author: Lana]
Tags: Toys, Shopping, Disney, Lana

How to Fight Corporate Gun Control

How to Fight Corporate Gun Control U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- When it comes to gun control, many people think of legislation, political campaigns, and even ballot issues. Lately, though, a new front is opening up in the battle for our Second Amendment rights – and it is primarily in corporate corner offices and boardrooms.Major corporations are now siding with those who attack our Second Amendment rights. Sounds harsh, but that is the objective reality behind the decisions of a number of compani...
Tags: New York, Guns, Bank Of America, Reagan, Bloomberg, House, Gun Control, Silicon Valley, Citibank, Michael Bloomberg, Gun Rights, Cuomo, Nra, Harold, National Rifle Association, Dana Loesch


Today’s Photo of The Day is more exotic than you first might realize. Location: Republic of Liberia, in West Africa. In a place called Bong Mines. The rifle is a Barret M82 .50 caliber, but in this version called AG90C (Swedish Armed Forces). If you have sharp eyes, you can spot the Three Crowns insignia […] Read More … The post POTD: LA05 DELTA SIERRA appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Liberia, West Africa, Photo of the Day, Republic of Liberia, Barrett M82A1, AG90, LA05 DELTA SIERRA, DELTA SIERRA

Gifts Ideas for Her

Happy Cyber Monday everyone! Today is the last day I’ll be posting gift ideas. I’m sitting in my coziest PJs (I buy all of mine from Soma I love them), and checking off all the gifts on my list today. It feels good to be (mostly) done with my shopping. I much prefer doing it from the comforts of home then braving the cold weather and crowds in the stores (unless it’s a local brick & mortar boutique in my hometown). I present the very last of my gift ideas of the season: gift ideas for ladies. Th...
Tags: Crafts, Soma

Kingdom Hearts III Select Action Figures

With the release of Kingdom Hearts III (video game) fast approaching, Diamond Select Toys has announced their first-ever figures based on the title. The Kingdom Hearts II Select Action Figures Series will include a pair of two-packs: Goofy with his shield and Donald with his scepter; Maleficent with Diablo and Sora with the Starseeker Keyblade. Each 7-inch-scale figure features multiple points of articulation. Look for these two-packs to be available in Spring of 2019, selling for $24.99 ea...
Tags: Toys, Disney, Donald, Sora, Diamond Select

NEW Springfield Armory Range Officer – RO Elite Operator 10mm

Springfield Armory has a new pistol for all of us and it delivers some more of that 10mm goodness! This morning they have unveiled the NEW RO Elite Operator 10mm. Aside from the TRP models Springfield Armory has introduced to the market, the RO Elite Operator is now on a short list of 10mm handguns […] Read More … The post NEW Springfield Armory Range Officer – RO Elite Operator 10mm appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Springfield Armory, TRP, Pistols, Range Officer, 10mm, Springfield Armory Range Officer, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, RO Elite Operator, Springfield Armory Range Officer RO Elite Operator

Anyone Know about Prime-Less Amazon FREE Shipping and

I hope that this thread is an appropriate one for this subforum. If not, I apologize and I'll take the post down immediately; and please understand that the infraction was not intentional. The description for the subforum, on the MobileRead homepage says, "Find hot e-book deals and freebies and other noteworthy e-books resources." I could make a case for this post being about something related to ebooks, albeit it would be one of the most tenuous of cases. :D I caught just a bit of information...
Tags: Amazon, Books, News

Preventative Medicine

Art by A.F. Branco Smokey Bear Logging Climate Change Forest Fire USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Preventative Medicine.Governor Jerry Brown and the left are trying to blame the fires in California on climate change when it’s their very own environmental policies to blame.Did you enjoy this cartoon?Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association...
Tags: Guns, California, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Jerry Brown, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Branco, Preservation Of Firearms Ownership JPFO, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson

Library Sorting

Hi all, I am going through my library and want to see if its possible to fix this problem that i'm having, that's driving me nuts. I have 2 book series with the same name by different authors, when listing in my library it lists Book title - author 1 - series book 1 book title - author 2 - series book 1 book title - author 1 - series book 2 book title - author 2 - series book 2 Is their a way where I can list the books in the series that have the matching names like this. Book title - a...
Tags: Books, Library Management

Buying iBooks

Is there a way to buy from the iBook store on my PC or does it have to be done via my iPad? I have not found a way yet. :chinscratch:
Tags: Books, Apple Devices

Cannot find Preferences > Plugins

I just installed the current version of calibre on a brand new Windows 10 machine. I was going to install a plugin or two, but nowhere in the UI do I see anything remotely resembling a preferences button, menu, or link of any kind. What are my eyes I missing?
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Four Principles of Concealed Carry Commitment

By Bob O'Connor Carry Commitment USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The concealed carry COMMITMENT is a pledge to yourself and those around you to be a responsible carrier of your firearm. I believe that commitment for concealed carriers can be broken down into four principles, being MINDSET, EDUCATION, TRAINING, and JUDGEMENT. In the coming weeks I will present my perspective of these principles, but first I wanted to discuss what the concealed carry commitment means to me.Often over the past several ye...
Tags: Florida, Guns, United States, Bob, Orlando, Webster, CCW Safe, Competitive Shooting News, Firearms Training, Kyle Sweet, CCW Safe LLC, Mike Darter, Stan Campbell, Bob O Connor, My Webster, BOB O CONNORBob O Connor

Ukrainian FORT-250 Rifle Prototype

During the Arms & Security 2018 exhibition held in Kiev, Ukraine, the Ukrainian FORT state corporation has introduced a new assault rifle prototype called FORT-250. The information on this new rifle is very scarce. The only currently available source that shows and gives a more or less detailed description is a video published by a […] Read More … The post Ukrainian FORT-250 Rifle Prototype appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, Ukraine, Modular, Daily News, Fort, Kiev Ukraine, Rifles, FORT-250

Yummy World – Nicole the Ramen Bowl Plush

Kidrobot has added a new character to your plush comfort food collection. From the folks at Yummy World comes Nicole - the Ramen Bowl Plush . This plush bowl includes removable plush chop sticks, two plush hard boiled eggs, felted sliced pork, and dried seaweed. Measuring in at 12 inches (I'm assuming the bowl's diameter), you can currently pick up one for yourself (or to share) for $29.99.
Tags: Toys, Kidrobot, Plush, Nicole, Yummy World

Assign a program to edit book

Hi World! Can I assign a program to modify a type of book? Specifically, I would like to assign an editor for PDFs Thank you very much.
Tags: Books, Editor

Setting up plugins on Linux

Quote: Originally Posted by DiapDealer (Post 3778860) Gregg's using Linux. The Bundled Python checkbox isn't relevant to Linux users (unless they're using one of my standalone versions). Linux Sigil relies on the system Python. What's your Linux flavor/version again, Gregg? I forget. I'd be surprised if you didn't have at least Python3.4. EDIT: in fact I know you have 3.4 (or higher) installed. Sigil wouldn't function at all otherwise. So ...
Tags: Books, GCC, Sigil, Gregg, Xubuntu, DiapDealer Post, Diap

Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice ~ VIDEO

Opinion: Fossil fuels helped humanity improve our health, living standards and longevity in just 200 years. Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thanksgiving is a good time to express our sincere gratitude that we no longer “enjoy” the “simpler life of yesteryear.” As my grandmother said, “The only good thing about the good old days is that they’re gone.”For countless millennia, mankind lived on a precipice, in hunter-gatherer, subsistence farmer and pri...
Tags: Guns, America, United Kingdom, Adam Smith, Paul Driessen, Carl Benz, McCloskey, Conservation News, Ammoland TV, Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow, Bayer Aspirin, Julian Simon, Longer Live On The Precipice USA, Deidre McCloskey, Charles Newbold, Matt Ridley Free

Potential useful hack for Froma

I don't mean to be someone who is telling others what code they should write but this just came to me. I bought a Forma from Walmart. When you put the Forma to sleep it would display a Walmart logo. Not pleasant. I hacked around a bit and changed the affiliate from WalmartHybrid to Kobo and after that when putting the reader to sleep it showed a plain blank screen just like other older Kobos I have do. What I was thinking was that somewhere there must exist code on the reader that says if ...
Tags: Books, Walmart, Kobo Reader, Kobo, Kobos, Forma, WalmartHybrid

Calibre crashes immediately after the splash [Linux]

Some time ago (and several system updates later, including updates to Calibre) Calibre starting failing to load (crashing?) after the splash screen. I start Calibre -> The splash screen appears and shows the usual loading. -> The splash screen disappears. -> Calibre does not load. There are no errors. No tray icon. Just nothing. I'm on Arch Linux with Deepin DE (system is up to date including Calibre). I tried running Calibre in debug mode (calibre-debug) to no avail. After some hunting I fou...
Tags: Books, Samsung, Calibre, Samsung Galaxy

DEVO: The Brand / DEVO: Unmasked

This two-book feature, DEVO: The Brand / DEVO: Unmasked, follows the immeasurably influential and oddball band. Tracking the new-wave outfit’s inception to the present day, both books track founding members Mark Mothersbaugh and Jerry Casale. Insight is offered through interviews with both British and American publications in The Brand and first-hand recounts in Unmasked. The set is the perfect gift for music historians and DEVO fans alike.
Tags: Books, Music, Design, Bands, 1970s, Devo, Mark Mothersbaugh, Jerry Casale Insight

A day in the Life...

Been a while since I posted a short story. This is posted for comment and feedback. All rights reserved. What say you? A day in the life The day had started not unlike too many others. A call at 4:00AM about another shooting in the South Addition got me out of bed and on the job. No breakfast was the result of a call that bled into yet another meeting with the Chief. Lunch was a half-sandwich someone left on the coffee bar. Now heading home, I could hope for a decent dinner. Faced wi...
Tags: Books, NG, Alaska, Army, Mother, Weapon, Mars, North Carolina, Norman, Ada, Movies & Stories, Command, Don, Greg, Greenwood, Pete

I wish I’d written this line

If election persists for more than four months . . . Though, to be honest, I do question the legitimacy of elections. Generally, elections seem to be way too close, putting them within the margin of cheat. And I don’t know that I have enough faith in the results. Odd how vote recounts mostly tend to go the one direction.
Tags: Guns, Uncategorized

Help a friend out

A good man who I have known for over 25 years is having his toe amputated due to complications from diabetes. He works as a carpenter and has been unable to work for a while and will be unable to after surgery. If so inclined, send his family a few bucks. I’d appreciate it.
Tags: Guns, Uncategorized

Hunting Season Closes on Par with Recent Years in West-Central Montana

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) reports that the numbers at the hunter check station near Darby were up slightly from last year, with 169 elk and 33 mule deer. Photo by Jim Shuler Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- Montana’s general big game hunting season closed Sunday, Nov. 25th, 2018, with deer and elk harvest totals recorded at west-central Montana’s two hunter check stations on par with recent years.Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) reports that the numbers at the hunter check station nea...
Tags: Guns, Montana, United States, Darby, Bonner, West Central Montana, Mineral County, Hunting News, Montana Department of Fish And Game, Whitetail, Montana Fish Wildlife Parks FWP, Jim Shuler Montana AmmoLand

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