Andrew Kidd reveals Alexi reading app

Andrew Kidd reveals Alexi reading app

Former Aitken Alexander m.d. Andrew Kidd has launched Alexi, a book recommendation app giving “people a new channel of discovery”.

The app is currently in beta, but users of the full version of the app, available in late autumn, will be able to read books recommended by authors including Ali Smith and A S Byatt within Alexi itself.

Kidd co-founded Alexi with Ayesha Karim, who also used to work at Aitken Alexander. He said the app, which can be downloaded for free in beta now, is “aimed at the passionate book reader” and works on a “windowed” model, with lists of recommendations available ...

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