Two months ago, Amazon had a large Kindle for Android Update (v188.8.131.52), which was fully described and discussed here, with the help of knowledgeable contributor Tom Semple, who always goes beyond what's described in the product description after examining thoroughly the updates himself.
Speaking of that, since you're likely to have seen his helpful additions all around the Net,
Re the update. (Two pages for downloads and info: Amazon product page and info, with Google Play link, the info not fully updated yet.)
This update to both the phone and tablet versions of Kindle for Android includes (from the Amazon Kindle forums -- emphases mine):
' For the phone app
- Enjoy your favorite magazines with glossy, full-color layouts.
- Easier PDF navigation, tap the screen for visual previews of each page.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements
For the tablet app:
- Find what you're looking for fast with visual previews. Just tap the screen and go.
- Enjoy your favorite magazines with glossy, full-color layouts, photographs and illustrations.
- Highlights, bookmarks and notes are organized into a notebook for your textbook.
- Textbooks now support highlighting pictures.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.
If you have questions with this release, please drop by the Kindle Help Community '
Current Kindle Models for reference. Note the current KindleFire HD 7" sale. $30 off, 6/30/13, for a limited time.
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