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Microsoft & Barnes & Noble settle patent dispute, announce new company for digital reading

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Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have finally put an end to their patent dispute regarding the use of Android in Barnes & Noble’s NOOK, NOOK Color, and NOOK Tablet. The two companies announced today…

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Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet 8GB debuts at $199, competes directly with Amazon Kindle Fire

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Barnes & Noble is aiming to provide a cheaper tablet, today announcing an 8GB version of its Nook Tablet that has cut the price down to $199. The Nook Tablet that debuted in 2011 had twice as much internal stor…

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Firmware updates

Nook Color update adds Netflix, Flixster, Comics, and “100 enhancements”

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Hey there, Nook Color owners. Feeling down that a year after you purchased Barnes & Noble’s first attempt at a sorta-tablet, the company already has a proper tablet on the market? Don’t be, be…

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Buy a Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet with MasterCard, get a $25 gift card[Cyber Monday]

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Here’s a quick note for anyone who has been on the fence about purchasing the Nook Tablet. Barnes & Noble is having a one-day sale on its new customized Android tablet. Anyone who purchases any Nook de…

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Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet coming Nov. 18 for $249

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Fans of the Nook Color were none too pleased when I called it a great e-reader and a so-so tablet. Well, Barnes & Noble has upgraded last year’s “ereader with some tablet features” and an…

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Android Devices

Barnes & Noble Nook Color gets Froyo, Flash, and Apps in new Android ereader/tablet update

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The Barnes & Noble Nook Color launched as an ereader with tablet-like features. Enterprising Android users eventually rooted the device and brought up to tablet pedigree a little higher, but the vast maj…

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NOOK Color getting Android Market, Froyo next month [RUMOR]

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UPDATE: Just got a call from Barnes & Noble and as suspected, they say this is false. Barnes & Noble has absolutely no plans to bring the Android Market to the Nook Color and “Are committed to NOOKD…

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Android Devices

Barnes & Noble Nook Color Review: Read Me, Love Me

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There are times when mingling two independently intriguing elements can produce amazing results. One man’s chocolate getting into another’s peanut butter (or vice versa) birthed Reese̵…

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Nook Color: Great reader, so-so tablet

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Anyone who listened to the AndroidGuys podcast last night heard my first impressions of the Barnes & Noble Nook Color. While I have been pleased and somewhat impressed by this Android-based reader with so…

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Android Devices

Barnes & Noble Nook Color Unboxing & Hands-on [Video]

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The Barnes & Noble Nook Color is the first second-generation Android-based ereader. Its predecessor was an e-ink screen designed for longer battery life and less strain on the eyes during long-term read…

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Android Devices

Barnes & Noble sends out NOOKColor, Nook update coming next

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The Barnes & Noble NOOKColor ereader/Android tablet is shipping early to stores and customers. The NOOKColor demo units have arrived in some stores already, and remaining units will arrive shortly at Ba…

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Barnes & Noble opens Nook Developer program: we’re not building app store, just enhancing book store

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Nook Color is more of an Android ereader with “extras” than it is an Android tablet. Barnes & Noble makes it clear that this is a reading device first and foremost. Naturally, they want apps that will enhance…

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Barnes & Noble announce Nook Color: $249 color e-reader and Android tablet

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Barnes & Noble has confirmed the Nook Color, a full-color touchscreen e-reader and tablet all in one – all powered by Android. At a special unveiling in New York, America’s largest book retai…

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Rumor: Barnes & Noble readying full-color NOOK e-reader

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When Barnes & Noble began sending invites to a “big event” next week in New York City, people immediately began whispering that an Android-based Nook e-reader with color was on the way. CNET r…

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Lifestyle

Android’s eBook app rush explained: Amazon expects eBooks to outsell paperbacks next year

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A month ago, Aldiko stood alone as one of the only usable Android apps that provided an ereading experience. Since then, the big names in the book distribution market – Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Border…

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