Any Hope To Bring Back My Screensavers?

First the obligatory I messed up. Not sure how I managed to turn off Airplane mode, but none the less, I returned to my Kindle Voyage in time to see the update to 5.10.2 complete. My device was jail broken with KUAL and Screensavers installed before the update. In reading through the forum, I see some folks had success with previous FW version 5.9.X, however I am not seeing anything with 5.10.X. I have tried updating KUAL, however, still getting an Application Error when selecting it. After...
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Got out of the house again today.

Made it to the range, and then to lunch.Writeup tomorrow. Almost finished with the Ruger test. . [Author: Tam]
Tags: Guns, Excuses, Blog Stuff, Tam

Rock Solid Optic Mounts from American Defense MFG

American Defense MRO Mount U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Sometime around 2008, I started hearing people recommend AR optic mounts from American Defense. It wasn’t until 2017 that I picked up some mounts of my own. We are a bit beyond the one year mark now, and I’m quite pleased to report my findings. I’ll front-load my conclusion for those with limited attention spans— they’re rock-solid—good-to-go—bomb-proof—pick a positive OoRah statement and insert at will. Let’s talk about why I’m ready to si...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, Brian, Optics, Ar-15, Firearm News, Scope Mounts, American Defense, Brian Rev Norris, Optic Mounts, American Defense MFG, American Defense MRO Mount, MRO Co, Vortex Spitfire 3x Co, Aimpoint T1 Micro

Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail: What to do for the next Anti-gun President

Both Bill Clinton and Barack Obama won two terms as President while attacking our Second Amendment rights. (Official White House photo) Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)-  Right now, in some ways, Second Amendment supporters should be feeling very good. We have seen two very strong pro-Second Amendment justices on the Supreme Court, making Chief Justice John Roberts – who voted to strike down the handgun bans in Chicago and Washington, D.C., the swing vote. We have a pro-Second Amendment presi...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Obama, Obama Administration, Washington, Senate, Barack Obama, Reagan, Chicago, Democrats, United States, Washington Dc, House, Bill Clinton, Gun Control, Newtown

Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18

Weekly Deals Roundup: 22LR in bulk, AR-15 pistol upper, bulk 5.56 and magazines, S&W MP380 and vault, CZ Scorpion EVO Thanks for tuning in to the last Gun Deals of the year folks, have a Happy New Year! remington 22lr thunderbolt 40gr 5000 rounds – $129.99 What the deal is: Outdoor Limited is selling cases […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Ammo, Ar-15, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Ammunition, AR Upper, 22LR, 5.56, Pistol Rifle, 380 AUTO, 5.56 Magazine, Gun Deals

POTD: Garand’s Only T3E1

Made in October 1929, the working model receiver and trigger guard assembly of John C. Garand’s only T3E1 rifle is on display at Springfield Armory National Historic Site. From the museum’s records: “Armory was directed to manufacture (a) One caliber .276 Garand Semi-automatic Rifle T3E1 in which the weaknesses of the Garand rifle presented to […] Read More … The post POTD: Garand’s Only T3E1 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, Garand, Photo of the Day, John C Garand, Rifle Trials, T3E1, Springfield Armory National

Way to open multiple instances of calibre?

I wanted this feature too, so I could have one library or set of library with children's books, no password. Etc., and another set of libraries for adults. I know I can use a virtual server, but that is a bit of a waste.
Tags: Books, Server

Mental Health & Guns: Interview with Michael Sodini of Walk the Talk America

Mental Health & Guns: Interview with Michael Sodini of Walk the Talk America U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- When I was asked to set up an interview with Michael Sodini of “Walk the Talk America” I didn't know much about the organization. Walk the Talk America's (WTTA) mission: “is to fund research and development for outreach and promotion of mental health to reduce the misconceptions and prejudices that exist when it comes to mental illness and firearms. We believe we can be a catalyst for ch...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, New York City, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Mental Health, United States, New Jersey, Michael Jordan, Elton John, New Orleans, Ohio, John, Nevada, Denver

All Kansas State Parks Will Be Open To Free Entrance May 4, 2019

All Kansas State Parks Will Be Open To Free Entrance May 4, 2019 WICHITA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KWPT) Commission conducted a Public Hearing to hear proposed regulations during the evening session of its meeting in Wichita on Dec. 13, 2018. Commissioners heard Secretary’s Orders setting Free Fishing Days, June 1 and 2, 2019, as well as dates proposed for Free Park Entrance Days. All Kansas state parks will be open to free entrance (camping fees still apply) ...
Tags: Guns, Kansas, Dec, Wichita, Logan County, Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism, Tourism News, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, Shooting Industry News, KDWPT, Public Hearing, Kansas Wildlife Parks and Tourism KWPT Commission, KWPT Commission, Wildlife Law Enforcement Parks, Free Park Entrance Days All Kansas, Little Jerusalem Badlands State Park

Daily Deals: Stag Arms Five GI Magazines (5.56/.223 mm) $49.99

Stag Arms 30 Rd Magazine Bundle (5.56/.223 mm) U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- In the pursuit of constantly finding the best deals for our readers, here is one to continue feeding those rifles! Five GI magazines for only $49.99, that's $9.998 per mag. Stag Arms 30 Rd Magazine Bundle (5.56/.223 mm) This bundle includes FIVE 5.56/.223 GI magazines that will fit any AR-15 or M16 rifle with an upper half chambered in the 5.56 or .223 calibers. State law prohibits this product from being sold in CA, CO...
Tags: Guns, Magazines, Gear, Shooting Industry News, Stag Arms, AmmoLand News Editors, Daily Deals Magazines, CA CO DC CT HI IL MD NJ VT, NY Specs Material

NEW Brownells BRN-605 Carbine

Brownells now offers a new retro AR – the BRN-605 Carbine. As the name implies, this is the replica of Colt’s Model 605 which was an early attempt of making a carbine version of the M16 rifle. The Colt 605 was designed in the mid-’60s by cutting the M16 barrel just past the gas block. The […] Read More … The post NEW Brownells BRN-605 Carbine appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, Brownells, Rifles, AR Patterned, AR carbine, BRN-605, Colt Model 605, M-16

20 SEC READ: Changes

Think of the lizard. It spends most of its life on the ground, envying the birds and indignant at its fate and its shape. “I am the most disliked of all the creatures,” it thinks. “Ugly, repulsive, and condemned to crawl along the ground.” One day, though, Mother Nature asks the lizard to make a […]
Tags: Books, News, Stories, SEC, Mother Nature


Think of the lizard. It spends most of its life on the ground, envying the birds and indignant at its fate and its shape. “I am the most disliked of all the creatures,” it thinks. “Ugly, repulsive, and condemned to crawl along the ground.” One day, though, Mother Nature asks the lizard to make a […]
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Pages will not turn in converted books

Hi all, I saved a bunch of stories from various websites as HTML files, then plonked them into Calibre and converted to MOBI. All good there - I can view them fine in Calibre and all looks normal. But when I transfer onto my Kindle, I can read the first page of the stories, but when I tap the screen to go to the next page, it takes me straight to the end of the book. It is happening for all of them. Back in Calibre on my computer, page turning works fine (I can scroll down or use the arrows to g...
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Can't erase Headers with Regex

Hello. I'm new to this so I might be making some mistakes here but I'm trying to delete the headers of a PDF while converting it to MOBI. In Search & Replace I'm searching for the following expression with no quote marks: "[0-9]+Introduction" Calibre shows me there are 3 instances of this. For replacement text I use blank or "", I have tried both. I then Add it to the list. When I convert the book the header is there in the middle of the text together with the page number. Am I missing a step h...
Tags: Books, Editor

Kindle timezone

Hi, anyone knowns how to set timezone in kindle paperwhite (not jailbroken) This is my problem: I set time on kindle to 23:51 in javascript/browser i call Date.now() and i get 1546037486922 This is in GMT: Friday, December 28, 2018 22:51:26.922 So my kindle is somewhat in +1 timezone, from where this settings come from? When i set time on kindle to 22:57 (one hour less) Date.now() is 1546037913339 This is GMT: Friday, December 28, 2018 22:58:33.339 This give me +0 timezone It seems ki...
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‘Bump Stock’ Lawsuit Makes Unique Points to Seek Injunction against Ban

How many times does this piece of firearms history have to be declared “legal”? (Photo: David Codrea) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- A lawsuit filed Thursday in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia seeking injunctive relief from the Trump administration’s redefinition the legal term “machinegun” and its resulting ban on “’bump fire’ stocks, slidefire devices, and devices with certain similar characteristics.” The action was filed by attorneys Stephen Stamboulieh and Alan B...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington Post, Fbi, Las Vegas, Department Of Justice, Resistance, Justice Department, Trump, Whitaker, Congressional Research Service, District, U S Court of Appeals, ATF, NFA, Eleventh Circuit

News in book format, not periodical

I don't know if this is possible with Calibre, or if this is the right place to ask about it, but I'm trying to create an eBook from an RSS feed. Calibre does a fine job of converting the feed into a periodical, but I really want it in standard book format, i.e., with each article made into a chapter, so at the bottom of the page my Kindle can show time remaining and overall percentage progress, instead of a progress bar for just the current article with no time remaining display. Is there any w...
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Metal Injection Writers' Collective Top 20 Albums of 2018

I started this in 2016 in an effort to effectively calculate what we, the Metal Injection writers, were collectively fans... The post Metal Injection Writers' Collective Top 20 Albums of 2018 appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Craft, Panopticon, Horrendous, Rivers Of Nihil, Ihsahn, Between The Buried And Me, Tribulation, Immortal, Anaal Nathrakh, Skeletonwitch, Pig Destroyer, Azusa, Yob, Vein, Khemmis

Kenneth Josephson

I really like this book, but I had to learn how to enjoy it. You know that third helping of dessert when the first helping was ecstatically delicious, or rides at Six Flags, or that friend of yours who's full of new jokes, amazing facts, facile wordplay, excessive bonhomie, and too much energy by half, but who wears you out after three or four hours? You can get too much of a good thing, is my point. What I've learned to do with this book is to sit down, crack it open randomly, and look long, h...
Tags: Books, Photography, America, Chicago, Detroit, Volvo, Michael Johnston, RIT, Ken, Michael C Johnston, MCA, Amazon US, IIT, Kenneth Tanaka, Amazon Canada, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

President Obama Names His Favorite Books, Movies & Songs of 2018

Photo by Pete Souza via obamawhitehouse.archive.gov On Facebook this morning, President Obama wrote: "As 2018 draws to a close, I’m continuing a favorite tradition of mine and sharing my year-end lists. It gives me a moment to pause and reflect on the year through the books, movies, and music that I found most thought-provoking, inspiring, or just plain loved. It also gives me a chance to highlight talented authors, artists, and storytellers – some who are household names and others who you may...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Books, Music, Obama, Film, College, Montana, Barack Obama, Kendrick Lamar, Michelle Obama, Ben Rhodes, Hozier, Nelson, Jay Rock

Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Muffins

These Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Muffins are incredibly moist and tender, loaded with chocolate chips with perfectly oozing Nutella filled center! Everyone is going to love these! Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Muffins Crisp chocolaty tops, melty chips and moist cake, make these Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Muffins your new favorite sweet treat! They are a crazy good mix between fudgey brownies and super moist Nutella flavored chocolate cake. The recipe is so easy to make and probably y...
Tags: Crafts, Desserts, Muffins, Breakfast, Slideshow, Chocolate, Dessert, Nutella, Muffin Tin, Nutella Stuffed Double Chocolate Muffins

Glock Armorer’s Bench with Larry Vickers & Jeff Cahill Now Available Streaming VIDEO

Glock Armorers Bench with Larry Vickers and Jeff Cahill Columbia, SC, December 20, 2018 –  -(Ammoland.com)-  Panteao is happy to announce the release of Glock Armorer’s Bench with Larry Vickers and Jeff Cahill. The Glock Armorer’s Bench video will give you a detailed look and thorough understanding of the Glock pistol. Larry Vickers, from Vickers Tactical, and Jeff Cahill, owner of Tango Down and a certified Glock armorer, review the different Glock variants, nomenclature of the pistol, field...
Tags: Apple, Guns, South Carolina, Columbia, Panteao, Larry Vickers, Ammoland, Roku Amazon Fire TV, Ammoland TV, Shooting Media News, Panteao Productions, Vickers Tactical, Jeff Cahill, Larry Vickers Jeff Cahill

Breaking text between images

I have been trying to get a block of images to float right and the text to break after each image. Not sure if this has been discussed before. There are tons of questions about floating images right and wrapping text, but I am having problems with short blocks of text and with all images the same size. Let me explain. I have a list of authors for a book, 8 or so. Each one has an image that I float right and have the text set to the left. I use Sigil for code editing and all looks great in the a...
Tags: Books, Css, Sigil, Kindle Formats, Jackson, Micah, Micah Jackson, Bexley Seabury Seminary Federation, Daring Way Facilitator

Daily Deals: 1000rds American Eagle 5.56mm Ammo & Ten Magpul PMAG 30rd Mags $299.99

1000rds American Eagle 5.56mm Ammo & Ten Magpul PMAG 30rd Mags Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- More end of year rebates, this time American Eagle ammunition. To make the deal even better Palmetto State Armory has a sale on American Eagle 5.56mm Ammunition & Ten Magpul PMAG 30 round magazines on sale for just $349.99 or $299.99. after mail in rebate. This price gets you down to $0.259 a round which is pretty cheap for green tip XM855. (remember when Obama tried to ban these?) The included free MT...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Nato, Psa, American Eagle, Anti, Moe, MTM, Palmetto State Armory, USGI, Ammunition News, Magpul PMAG, Federal Ammunition, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, 56x45mm Magazine Black

How to Change the Keyboard on Your Android Phone

There are more keyboard apps available on Android than you’d care to try, but we do recommend trying at least a few of the best keyboard apps to find something you like. When you do, here’s how to get it going on your Android phone. First, a couple of notes. For our example, we’ll be showing you how to switch to the SwiftKey Keyboard, but the process of switching to any other keyboard is the same. Also, we’re using a OnePlus 6T device for this example. The method on your Android device should b...
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Inexpensive Good Guns to Replace guns Turned in at Baltimore “buyback” for $200

Inexpensive Semi-Automatic .22 rifles turned in at Baltimore “buyback” U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On 17 December 2018, the City of Baltimore held a gun “buyback”. The term “buyback” is an Orwellian propaganda term. You cannot “buyback” something you never owned in the first place. It should be called a gun turn-in.  On 17 December, over 500 guns were turned into the police for destruction. One of them, a small 9 mm semi-auto pistol was turned in by Darlene, as interviewed by the local Fox affil...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Department Of Defense, Fox, Arizona, Kim, Baltimore, Steve, Ati, Phoenix, Darlene, ACP, Makarov, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch

Keep file name order the same after converting

Please assist. I am new to Calibre and need some help. It might be something silly and easy, but after spending 9 hours on this alone, I am super frustrated and need an expert to explain to me how its done in noob language. :help: I want to convert my ebooks which is mostly epub to mobi, but my preferred display after I save it to my desktop is I want it converted and saved as Author - Title. Unfortunately, after I convert it saves the converted file to Title - Author. I want it displayed as...
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Click Here to Kill Everybody Available as an Audiobook

Click Here to Kill Everybody is finally available on Audible.com. I have ten download codes. Not having anything better to do with them, here they are: HADQSSFC98WCQ LDLMC6AJLBDJY YWSY8CXYMQNJ6 JWM7SGNUXX7DB UPKAJ6MHB2LEF M85YN36UR926H 9ULE4NFAH2SLF GU7A79GSDCXAT 9K8Q4RX6DKL84 M92GB246XY7JN Congratulations to the first ten people to try to use them. [Author: Bruce Schneier]
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