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Kindle Hacking: It's a Lovely Little Linux Box

Sep 04, 2009, 22:04 (0 Talkback[s])

"To open up the Kindle, I used the USB networking debug mode Amazon left hanging around when they first shipped the Kindle 2, a statically linked telnetd and a cross-compiler to bootstrap myself. From there, I built a daemon that can convert DRM-free PDFs and ePubs into something Amazon's reader on the Kindle can deal with."

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