Rodrigo Franco's Notes

Minimal Kindle

Cleaning up the terrible Kindle UI.

Unsubscribe from special offers

Use this Amazon help page to find out how to disable ads in your device. It will cost you around $20, but it's so worth it. Your attention is more valuable than that.

Disable the cluttered 'Home screen view'

Go to Settings > Device Options > Personalize your Kindle > Advanced Options > and turn 'Home Screen View' off

Delete books

Delete any book you are not planning to read in the next 6 months. Seriously, do it. You can always redownload them anyway.

Remove noise with collections

Select the right filters

In your home screen, select the following filters:


These notes are now available as a blog post in Adventures in Consumer Technology.