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Nook Color might not support Android Market

12/14/2010, Barnes & Noble did touch on the Nook Color’s Android 2.2 update, saying that it will still run off a curated app model for the e-reader, where Barnes & Noble will be the authority that filters what kind of apps are allowed. There will be no...

Rooted Nook Color gets Android Market access

12/13/2010, Now here’s something interesting for those of you who love to dabble with arcane knowledge of rooting – that is, opening up super user access to a device without the manufacturer’s permission. Nook Color owners who have rooted their...

Barnes & Noble manufactures 18,000 Nook Colors each day

12/08/2010, For those who are wondering how well the Nook Color from Barnes & Noble will perform in sales charts this upcoming holiday season, you might be surprised to find out that the company is forcing their elves to work overtime, churning out around 18,000...

Nook Gains Speed with Firmware 1.5

11/22/2010, Barnes & Noble just released version 1.5 of its firmware for the e-ink Nook. The firmware brings a number of enhancements to the e-ink electronic book reader, most notably faster page turn speeds and the ability to sync where you’ve left off in...

FCC takes a gander at NOOKColor eBook reader

11/04/2010, The FCC has started to take a look at the NOOKColor eBook reader, but unfortunately for the rest of the world, nothing in those documents revealed anything about the upcoming Android-powered tablet until the next six months. Of course, those who are...

Nook Color Preview

10/27/2010, Barnes & Noble NOOKcolor, the first full color ebook reader, presents a series of dilemmas for interested buyers. B&N referred to it as a tablet, but NOOKcolor is really more like half a tablet. It literally is a read-only device. It displays...

Nook Color just announced

10/26/2010, In a fanciful introductory event filled with swirling dancers, Barnes & Noble introduced the Nook Color, a full color ebook reader with a 7-inch color LCD and runs a version of the Android smartphone OS. It goes on sale on Nov. 19, but pre-orders are...

Nook Kids ready to roll out soon

10/25/2010, Barnes & Noble will be venturing towards a new niche market – that is, rolling out Nook Kids, a dedicated collection of e-books which targets young readers by offering more than a dozen thousand titles to begin with. Most of those will be...

Color Nook version ready to hit the market?

10/22/2010, The rumored Nook color e-reader from Barnes & Noble has already gotten its domain name covered, and we do know that this will be Android-powered, where it is slated for an October 26th release. With a $249 price point, we are wondering what kind of...

Barnes & Noble To Hold A ‘Very Special Event’ Next Week

10/19/2010, Barnes & Noble has begun to send out invitations to the press, inviting them for a “very special event” that will be held next week. Specific details weren’t mentioned, but it will be taking place at its Union Square bookstore in New...

Updates To Increase Speed Of Barnes & Noble Nook

10/18/2010, Barnes & Noble has promised that a major Nook update is on the way, slated to arrive before the holidays. The 1.5 patch is touted as being able to dramatically increase the page turn speed and other performance aspects of the Android-based reader....

NOOK For Android Updated To Version 2.2

09/10/2010, Barnes & Noble has issued the third update for its popular Android reader app – NOOK for Android. The update bumps the software version up to 2.2 and is currently available in the Android Market for devices running Android OS 1.6 or higher....