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It’s a six-inch full E-Ink touchscreen that can hold 1,000 books. There’s an initial 2GB storage but microSD upgrades can muscle it all the way to a hefty 32GB. Such is the brand new Nook... e-reader Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch triumphantly raised in the air today in a cozy event in New York.

But wait, seen below isn’t the new Nook (it’s Mr. Lynch at a previous...

Android-Rise-OF

It’s pretty incredible to think that Android is such a young operating system, and is really only three years old. We’ve tracked down a very cool infographic on... the rise of Android. With the upcoming release of the Motorola Xoom, and the tidal wave of Android Tablets and Smartphones soon to follow, we have no doubt that 2011 will truly be the year of Android...

NOOK for Android updated

NOOK for Android is a pretty popular application, especially among Barnes & Noble customers. This hot application has now received an update... and those users who are running Android 2.1 will enjoy new features including four professionally designed themes for page and text color including: Day, Night, Sepia and Butter. You can also adjust th...

Astri, as yet an unknown company, are attempting to break into the eReader market with a dual screen Android based device. I cannot be certain, but the logo on this device looks to be the same as that... used by ‘Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited’ in Hong Kong. Check it out yourself here. There are a few appealing sides to the Astri MID (n.b...

Nook

The Barnes & Noble Nook has been far more popular than Barnes & Noble ever anticipated. The book retailer has struggled to fill orders with shipping delays... plaguing those who pre-ordered the Android-powered e-reader when it launched on October 20th. Pre-orders were expected to ship on November 30th but that date was pushed back until December 7th. Even wi...

Nook

The Barnes & Noble Nook has received its fair share of negative reviews from early adopters who claim the Android-powered e-reader is sluggish, especially when... compared to the Amazon Kindle 2. B&N rolled out firmware 1.1 yesterday which hopes to improve the e-reader’s performance and add a new local promotional feature that will differentiate the No...

Nook

The guys over at Slash Gear have had enough hands-on time with Barnes & Noble’s Nook to piece together a fully fledged review. Most of the Android based news... and indeed most devices that run Android are based around a Smartphone concept. The Nook is different because it is an eBook reader, similar to Amazon’s Kindle, and yet still runs Google’s Android...

Back towards the end of October, we broke the news that Sprint Design will release an Android based product called ‘Alex’, an e-Book reader with two displays, one for E Ink standard reading and... another for multimedia in full color. A day later, Barnes & Noble dropped a bomb shell and announced the news that they too were releasing an e-Book reader by the name of ‘Nook’ and this two w...