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The $79 Nook: Sale

The Nook Simple Touch Reader, released in June 2011, was one of the first really good touchscreen E Ink devices on the market. Sony started selling touch eReaders way back in 2009, but models like the PRS-600 had a capacitive … Continue reading

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Tony Bennett Endorses Nook HD—or Does He?

Barnes & Noble has been using a lot of celebrities to ‘boost their street cred’ lately. Unfortunately for me, there is nothing more cringe-worthy than seeing a video of Justin Bieber—being played over and over again on a loop—blasting out … Continue reading

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B&N’s eReader app is seriously glitchy

The Nook HD+ has been my primary tablet for about three weeks now. I have used it extensively for reading and web browsing purposes. The beautiful 1920 x 1280 (256 ppi) display is more than adequate for long form reading. … Continue reading

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Introducing NOOK HD and NOOK HD+ (video)

This video just popped up on my YouTube account. Looks like B&N is getting into the HD tablet game. Nothing about a new E Ink eReader yet, but perhaps that will be coming soon. I’m not sure I like the … Continue reading

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B&N Nooks ON SALE at eBay store

Every once in awhile, I get the urge to buy a refurbished Nook Simple Touch for the purpose of trying my hand at rooting the device. There are a lot of great tutorials online that help users turn a NST … Continue reading

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