Monthly Archives: November 2012

Video of the Week: The Future of Android

The Verge interviews Google’s Android team about the new line of Nexus gadgets and the future of Android devices. Highlighted in this video are the Nexus 4 smartphone and the Samsung/Google Nexus 10 tablet. They go over a few features … Continue reading

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38,000 Free Classic eBooks Android App

I came across this application on Amazon.com today. It offers 38,000 free public domain eBooks, all organized within a table of contents directory. From the screen shots that the developers provided, it looks like you can either read the eBooks … Continue reading

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Microsoft Sued for Misrepresenting Surface Storage

Here is an interesting story I read today: A California attorney is suing Microsoft because the Surface RT tablet he bought only gives him 16GB of storage instead of the advertised 32GB, according to news reports in USA Today and … Continue reading

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B&N and Amazon Offer Good Tablet Deals – Cyber Monday

Amazon managed to get its name at the top of today’s shopping headlines by offering an impressive discount on the second-sort-of-first generation Kindle Fire. Their Cyber Monday “FIREDEAL” offers the slightly upgraded original Kindle Fire for just $129.00 USD. This … Continue reading

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Kindle Library Adds Random Titles to My Account

I’m not sure what’s going on with my Kindle account, but there have been a few strange things happening lately. Back in August, Fifty Shades of Grey was randomly purchased and downloaded to my Kindle Library. The eBook appeared on … Continue reading

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Which eReader or Tablet Should I Buy?

Which eReader or tablet should you buy? It’s Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend, and you aren’t sure which device you should purchase. Even as industry pricing drops to an all time low, $199 for a tablet or $120 for an eReader … Continue reading

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BLACK FRIDAY IS HERE

For those of you who didn’t want to fight the crowds at 3:00 a.m. this morning—don’t worry—there are still a lot of Black Friday deals to be had online. Real Black Friday shopping is for a much more die-hard breed … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from E Ink / E Read

Happy Thanksgiving! I will be posting some good Black Friday deals throughout the day. Image sources: teacherweb.com and slashgear.com. Poorly photoshopped by me 🙂

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PSA: Don’t Buy Cheap Android Tablets on Black Friday

If you happen to walk into your local JCPennys on Black Friday and you see a bargain bin filled with cheap Android tablets, you should probably just keep walking. I know that the iPad costs $499 and that the one … Continue reading

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N2A cards will be “coming soon” for the Nook HD line

Update (12/28): N2A cards are now available! Nook To Android, a company that makes Android OS boot packages for the Nook Tablet and Nook Color, has recently announced that they will be expanding their product into the Nook HD line … Continue reading

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