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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...

Install CyanogenMod 7 on your Nook tablet

02/21/2012, Own a Barnes & Noble Nook tablet, and are wondering just how else you are going to maximize the experience on this little tablet device that could? Well, we have seen the CyanogenMod 9 for the Galaxy Tab 10.1, the HP TouchPad getting nightly builds,...

CyanogenMod 7 NOOK tablet port on video

02/05/2012, If you own the NOOK tablet and want to see how it performs with CyanogenMod 7 (CM7) runs on it (compared to how CyanogenMod 7 on the Kindle Fire is), then you might want to check out the video above. While a number of heavy hitting bugs are still crawling...

NOOK Tablet downgraded and auto update blocked

12/22/2011, Earlier today we reported about how to prevent your Kindle Fire from receiving automatic updates so you can keep root, and it looks like the Kindle Fire isn’t the only tablet that requires such a workaround. Remember the NOOK Tablet update that...

“Lite” Ubuntu runs on the NOOK Tablet

12/20/2011, If for some reason you’re unsatisfied with the Android experience on your NOOK Tablet – fret not, the folks over at XDA-developers are working on solution. AdamOutler and Loglud are trying to bring the popular Linux distro, Ubuntu, to the Android...

NOOK Color v.1.4.1 update released

12/12/2011, Good news for NOOK Color owners – today, Barnes & Noble has announced a massive update for the Android tablet. The update brings the tablet up to version 1.4.1, and introduces over 100 feature enhancements such as access to top video and music...

NOOK Tablet gets the teardown treatment

11/21/2011, Like every other electronic device that gets sold in stores, the folks over at iFixit will have their way with it, and it looks like the Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet is the latest one to be put under the knife. There’s nothing too exciting to...

Barnes & Noble announces first four NOOK First authors

11/18/2011, The E-book business has been pretty competitive of late, and while Amazon has got dibs on some DC Comics, it looks like Barnes & Noble has got its own exclusives as well. The company announced its NOOK First program: books that will be available...

Is the New Nook Tablet Worth $50 More Than Kindle Fire?

11/07/2011, Taking a page from Apple’s “if ain’t broke don’t fix” iPhone 4S product design school, Barnes & Noble this morning introduced its new Nook Tablet, which is nearly identical to the original Nook Color, and priced at the...