Tag Archives: B&N

Buy A B&N Nook HD+, Get A Free Nook Simple Touch

Here is a good deal for you: If you buy the already well priced Barnes & Noble Nook HD+ for $269, you can get a Nook Simple Touch for free! The Nook HD+ runs a forked version of Android 4.0.3 with B&N’s UI on top, making Android unrecognizable. However, you do get a 9″ 1920×1280 display, which is amazing for the price. And with the free e-reader, you’re… Read more

Barnes and Noble Nook Tablet officially announced

We had already seen that the Nook Tablet was the real thing a few days ago, and Barnes and Noble has stuck to their schedule and officially announced the newest member of the Nook family this morning on the East coast. The device looks exactly like the original Nook Color, but the internals are certainly geared more towards a “tablet” experience, rather… Read more

Barnes & Noble NOOK Color 2 could land as early as this month

If you’re in the market for an Android-based tablet, but don’t want to spend the money for one of those “high-end” devices, then you’ve probably heard someone mention the Barnes & Noble NOOK Color. While it’s positioned as an eReader, the device itself actually works quite well for a mid-range tablet device, after some modifications. With that in mind, it… Read more

Barnes & Noble NOOK Color updated to version 1.3.0

For those of you out there with a Barnes & Noble NOOK Color, today is your lucky day. If you like updates, anyway. The giant book seller has announced via their official blog that the Color has been graced with a brand new update, which is available right now. Along with the standard performance improvements, this update actually packs in a few interesting… Read more

Nook Color likely dropping this week, image leaked

Barnes & Noble’s NYC event this week will coincide nicely with the release of a Nook software update that focuses on synch and performance enhancements, like a faster page turn. But the Nook 2, long referred to as Project Encore, looks to be bringing more to the table than a couple of new bullet points and tweaks. The image below turned up in the… Read more

Barnes & Noble’s NYC event likely to bear Nook 2

I loves me some Nook news, and there will be plenty to go around this holiday season. After announcing the November release of Nook software version 1.5, which primarily addresses performance and cross-platform synching, B&N sent out invitations to a “very special event” that will take place next week in their Time Square shop, NYC. No invite in my mailbox,… Read more