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The Kindle is a reading device. You purchase books, magazines or blogs via an Amazon account at the Kindle store. You connect to the store via wireless (Whispernet). A USB charger is required to charge the unit. It’s available starting at $139.
3. While reading a book or magazine:
a. To find a definition of a word in the text, highlight the line of text with your word in it, click the scroll wheel and choose Lookup
b. To search for a word in the text, press the Search button.
c. To bookmark a page in the book, click Menu, then Bookmark.
d. To add a note:
i. Move your cursor to the line where you’d like to add your note.
ii. Press the Menu button, choose Add note and type away using the keyboard on the bottom.
iii. When finished, select done and click the scroll wheel.