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Nook e-reader heads for the UK at long last

08/20/2012, They say that good things come to those who wait, and here we are with word from Barnes & Noble touting that they will be delivering their e-book reader across the ocean, with the Nook device arriving on British shores later this autumn. This would...

NOOK tablets receive a price cut

08/12/2012, Has Christmas come early to those of you who always wanted to pick up a Barnes & Noble NOOK tablet, but never really gotten around it as the price was still too prohibitive to fit into your monthly expenses? Well, we want to play the role of...

Barnes & Noble NOOK gets ForeverMap 2

07/30/2012, It looks like we’ve got another company ditching the usage of Google Maps on its devices – according to reports online, Barnes & Noble tablets are getting maps in the form of ForeverMap 2 from a mobile map company named skobbler. The...

Barnes & Noble launches Nook for Web

07/17/2012, And just as you thought that your Amazon Kindle for the Web was enough to keep you busy all day, Barnes & Noble is launching a new service that offers an entirely new reading experience on your browser. Barnes & Noble, considered as the largest...

DC graphic novels now available on Nook Color and Tablet

06/26/2012, Barnes & Noble, the largest book retailer in the U.S., has announced a partnership today with DC Entertainment to include DC Comics and Vertigo characters to the Nook Tablet and Nook Color. Users of the Nook for Android app will also get the chance to...

Mac OS spotted on Nook Simple Touch

06/17/2012, Apple’s collection of hardware has grown to sport an extremely impressive line these days, that it is always nice to have a blast from the past – case in point, someone who decided to install a 16-year-old version of Mac OS on a modern day...

Nook Tablet receives experimental CyanogenMod 9 nightlies

05/28/2012, Before I proceed, here is a quick refresher course on just what the Nook Tablet is all about – this is a 7″ tablet that sports a 1024 x 600 pixel display, running on a 1GHz TI OMAP4 dual-core processor that is decent enough to get most of the...

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight ships earlier

04/24/2012, Barnes & Noble has decided to go against the grain and ship the NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight earlier than expected, targeting those who placed a pre-order for the device. The NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight has been touted to be the first E Ink...

Nook Audio headphones fails at surprise

04/18/2012, We did talk about how there was a placeholder for the Nook Audio on Barnes & Noble’s website at the turn of this month, and boy were the majority misled into thinking that the Nook Audio is a new kind of e-book reader, when in reality, Barnes...

Barnes & Noble to launch front-lit Nook e-reader?

04/12/2012, A few days ago, it was reported that there was a possibility of Amazon working on a front-lit e-reader. Well it looks like the idea of a front-lit e-reader is one that is shared by both Amazon and Barnes & Noble as Nate from The Digital Reader has...

NOOK Simple touch hacked to work as a keyboard

03/16/2012, While the NOOK Simple Touch is a device designed to read eBooks, Andrew (a self-proclaimed cartoon rabbit) decided to turn it into a keyboard that could mimic the function of the Optimus Maximus keyboard (a keyboard with LCD screens in each key that could...

NOOK Tablet gets Ice Cream Sandwich with CyanogenMod 9

03/07/2012, Good news for NOOK users out there, the tablet can now be upgraded to Android Ice Cream Sandwich – if you don’t mind loading up a custom ROM onto it. Some developers have managed to port CyanogenMod 9 onto the 7″ tablet, and while it’s...