Tag Archives: Nook Color

Barnes and Noble Nook family could be landing in the UK soon

In the United Kingdom, while Barnes and Noble is an obvious presence, the bookseller’s digital readers/tablets are nowhere to be found. What’s worse, though, is that Barnes and Noble isn’t all that up-front about when the devices could be coming to the region in a major launch. That could be changing soon, though, if a new report from E-book Magazine pans… Read more

Barnes and Noble Nook Color receives Ice Cream Sandwich port

When Barnes and Noble released the Nook Color, it turned into a cheap Android tablet with plenty of community development. It was one of the few tablets to receive a Honeycomb port, and the developers are at it again. This time the OS version is Android 4.0, aka Ice Cream Sandwich. This is an early port, and should be treated as such. Not everything is… Read more

Barnes & Noble Nook Color and Tablet get more official apps

Well, great news this morning for all those Nook Color and Nook Tablet users out there in our community. Barnes & Noble announced that there will be some new, official apps rolling out to the pair of Nook devices. The apps are available for download already and include Scrabble, Office Gamebox, Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots, Jeopardy!, Words with Friends,… Read more

Barnes and Noble Nook Color receives official update, features Netflix and more

While Barnes and Noble isn’t going to necessarily say you shouldn’t buy their latest and greatest, the Nook Tablet, the bookstore isn’t going to forget about those who purchased the device that started it all for the company, either. Barnes and Noble has officially released the latest major software update for their Nook Color, and there’s plenty of new… 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 to refresh retailer’s shelves

Barnes & Noble announced this week that their Nook Simple Touch (review) and Nook Color (review) e-book readers will be available from OfficeMax and Fred Meyer stores beginning this Saturday, July 30th. OfficeMax locations can be found around the U.S. Fred Meyer is a Pacific Northwest grocery and department chain. Price points are $139 for the… Read more