iPad 2 / Kindle rival: Barnes & Noble announce

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We can hide from it but its still just round the corner, we are of course talking about Christmas. Just week’s away customers are starting to gather their ideas on what will make the perfect present. Tablet makers are fully aware that their devices will be high on everyone’s wish list and are … [Read more...]

ViewSonic ViewBook 730: Affordable Price, Nook Color Uneasy

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As well as smartphones and tablets becoming increasingly popular, so are the use of e-readers such as the Amazon Kindle and Nook Color from Barnes & Noble. Today news has come through of a new competitor from company ViewSonic and its 7-inch ViewBook 730. … [Read more...]

NOOK Color Updated To v1.2: Android Froyo 2.2 – Download It Now

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The NOOK Color has been doing pretty well since it was released, there has been a few different things happening with it too such as it being reduced on eBay to $199 and it has even been overclocked to run at 1.1GHz. We have even seen one running basic Android 3.0 Honeycomb but without all of the … [Read more...]

NOOK Color: Get Yours For $199 From eBay

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The NOOK Color has become one of the most popular devices around, we have seen that they can be hacked too as they have been sighted running Android Honeycomb 3.0 and overclocked to 1.1GHz. We have also seen a recent update, which featured the pinch and zoom functionality … [Read more...]

NOOK Color 2: Spec & Feature Wish List

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When it comes to eReaders the NOOK Color has been a success in today’s market. It’s a device that has so much more potential than its official specs let on. We have in recent weeks been reporting on how its processor has been overclocked to a whopping 1.1GHz … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Ideas: NOOK Color Cases – Take Your Pick

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If your partner is the proud owner of a NOOK Color then Valentine’s day fast approaching why not consider buying them a new case for the device to keep it housed nicely? The Nook Color is a great little device that is more powerful than its specs let on … [Read more...]

Nook Color Sales: Was out of stock but now available online

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We know that many of our readers are enthusiasts of the NOOK Color e-reader and among our recent posts we’ve given details of a firmware update with pinch and zoom and a look at the Nook Color running Android 3.0 Honeycomb. You may recently have read reports about the Nook Color being out of stock … [Read more...]

NOOK Color Running Honeycomb 3.0 – Graphics Accelerator Working

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For those of you who are unaware, we have been keeping a track on the XDA forums on what these clever cats have been up to. So far we have seen a Nexus S overclocked to 1.4GHz, a NOOK Color overclocked to 950MHz and then again later to 1.1GHz. We then saw that they had managed to get Android … [Read more...]

Nook Color Firmware Update: Features Pinch & Zoom

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The NOOK Color is no doubt a brilliant little device; eReaders have had a recent surge since the rivalry between the NOOK Color and the Amazon Kindle. Both devices are pretty similar but which is better? We have recently heard how the NOOK 3G will be discontinued and also how the clever people of … [Read more...]

Android Honeycomb 3.0 Running on a NOOK Color?

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Recently we have reported on the extended capabilities of the NOOK Color. First of all it was overclocked to 950MHz and then one of the XDA developers used the code and tweaked it to run at 1.1GHz in a stable manner … [Read more...]

NOOK Color: Overclocked To 1.1 GHz – Will You Try It?

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The NOOK Color since its release has always been an eReader with more potential than it was allowed to show. On the standard NOOK Color it has a processor speed of 800MHz, however we have recently reported that one of the XDA developers had managed to overclock it to speeds of 950MHz … [Read more...]

NOOK Color Overclocking to 950Mhz: Would You Try It?

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Recently we have been looking a little at overclocking devices, the last one we reported on was the Nexus S, which had been overclocked to 1.4GHz. Now we have read through an article on overclocking a NOOK Color, we want to know if you would try it … [Read more...]

Barnes & Noble: NOOK’s eReader – Good Sales Continue

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The holiday season has been brilliant for pretty much all of the eReaders. Previously we heard that Amazon’s Kindle 3 is the top selling item on Amazon.com, well now it seems that Barnes & Noble don’t want to be forgotten … [Read more...]

Nook Color: Damage/Exploded Units Due To Android Hack

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With a market increasing in e-reader devices such as the Amazon Kindle, Apple's iPad and of course the Nook Color, it's no surprise that when it comes to deciding what one to purchase it can be a hard decision. But today news has come through of the Nook Color and a recent Android hack which could … [Read more...]

Rooted Nook Color Running Angry Birds

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So far we have brought you a review of the Nook vs. Kindle where we looked at the specs of the devices, we also brought you the e-reader guide which featured the Kindle, Nook, iPad and a few others. Now we are bringing you the news that Angry Birds is available on the Nook Color … [Read more...]