Nook’s ‘War and Peace’ changes ‘kindled’ to ‘Nookd’

4 thoughts on “Nook’s ‘War and Peace’ changes ‘kindled’ to ‘Nookd’”

    1. No, I’d say rushed, inattentive, careless, inexperienced, or something along those lines. In far smaller, less public forums, I occasionally made similar mistakes. You learn very quickly to double check what your computer has done.

    1. If they care at all about their business, they are mortified. I disagree with the comments on other sites that suggest this was done intentionally as a joke or something malicious or part of some deliberate effort to change the content of great literature, although it does suggest that we must guard against unintentionally changing such things. Today’s technology makes it frighteningly easy to introduce mistakes and distribute them very widely and quickly. It’s another reason to cherish dusty old painstakingly produced bound books (says the dusty old editor who used to produce them).

... and that's my two cents