Barnes & Noble offering Nook HD for only $79 on Black Friday

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Barnes & Noble officially announced their Black Friday deals today and chief among them is the Nook HD for $79.99. No, it’s not the high-end tablet you play games on or put through the paces, but it is more than enough for the casual user. And, now that it has access to Google Play ...

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6 of the best Android apps for reading magazines and newspapers

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One of our favorite uses for an Android tablet is to put that thing into portrait mode and read digital copies of our magazines and newspapers. Well, to be fair, landscape mode isn’t so bad either. We simply love not having to lug around all these paper copies of monthly issues or daily ...

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Boot your Nook Color and Nook Tablet to Android 4.1 with N2A microSD

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Have a Nook Color or Nook Tablet and find yourself envying those with more full-blown Android tablets? Take things into your own hands with the latest release from the fellows over at Nook 2 Android. It’s a lesser known fact among its general user base that the devices run Android at ...

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OverDrive app lets NOOK owners borrow eBooks and MP3 audiobooks

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Thinking about picking up one of those new NOOK HD devices for yourself? Or maybe you’ve got a student in the house who might appreciate an older model like the Nook Color. Regardless of whether you’ve got an old model or a brand new one, you can now get your hands on some new ...

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B&N announce Nook HD, Nook HD+ for late October

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Barnes & Noble early this morning introduced a pair of new tablet/ereaders in the Nook HD and Nook HD+. Expected to ship in late October, the Nook HD is a a 7-inch model that starts at $199 while the Nook HD+ is a 9-inch variant that runs only $269. The 7-inch Nook HD touted as... Read More

New Nook to include built-in front lit screen

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There’s some debate over the benefits between e-ink based e-readers and their tablet-fused brethren. Between readability for extended periods, battery life, multipurpose apps, compatibility with magazines, and beyond, there are uses and users for both designs. One knock against the e-ink ...

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Barnes & Noble announces $199 Nook Tablet, $169 Nook Color

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B&N shave 8GB storage off the Android-powered tablet and tap it with a $200 price tag.

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Barnes & Noble offering Nook Simple Touch for $79.99 on Black Friday

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  Barnes & Noble today announced that their Black Friday deals will be led by a discounted Nook Simple Touch. Shaving $20 off the normal asking price, the popular digital reader will retail for $79.99 at stores around the country.  You’ll have to hurry because this is a one-day ...

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Platform Wars: A Meditation on the Amazon Kindle Fire and the B&N NOOK Tablet

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  Last night on the weekly podcast, we discussed the Amazon Kindle Fire and the new Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet, or,  the artist formerly known as the NOOK Color.  Are these actual e-Readers evolving into real tablets or are we witnessing the convergence of gadgets to come? The e-Reader ...

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Nook Tablet allows for third party app installs via web

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Install your favorite book application on the Barnes & Noble tablet.

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NOOK lineup coming to hhgregg in November

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The B&N products gain another 200 retail locations for consumers.

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Barnes & Noble’s NOOK Tablet arrives at $249

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As expected, Barnes & Noble unveiled the latest member of their NOOK family today in the form of the NOOK Tablet.  Grabbing the baton passed off by the NOOK Color, the new tablet runs $249 and features an improved hardware and software experience.  Specs include a dual-core 1GHz CPU, 1GB ...

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Barnes & Noble tablet rumors found in every NOOK and cranny

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If rumors are correct, Barnes & Noble is gearing up to announce their first actual tablet just in time to rival Amazon’s Kindle Fire. A few media outlets have obtained documentation showing B&N’s plans to announce their NOOK Tablet Monday November 7, with pre-orders ...

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Barnes & Noble Introduce All-New, Android-Powered NOOK

And there you have it, another NOOK from Barnes & Noble. Officially unveiled this morning at a New York press event, the Simple Touch Reader, features a 6-inch touchscreen with E Ink Pearl technology and a a “best-in-class” battery life, with 2-month stand by time. The new NOOK ...

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How to Watch Netflix on Your Rooted nookCOLOR

As many of you already know the Netflix app was released for Android not long ago.  At the time of release the app only supported a handful of devices.  Supported devices so far are 4 HTC handsets and the Samsung Nexus S.

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