The GlowLight added to the Nook Simple Touch make the two year efforts of Barnes & Noble worthy. The new $139 Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight fulfills the most requested feature of a back light in an e-ink ebook reader. The advanced Nook looks identical to the standard $99 Nook Simple Touch, except for the thin grey border outline around the edge.
NOOK Simple Touch
The payoff is in its lesser weight and appreciable glow light which is in fact not exactly a back light;… Read the rest
As the month of February comes to an end, most eBook reader and tablet companies have decided to slash prices and create contests, so that their faithful users may benefit of some discounted, but still great devices.
Kobohas organized a contest, ongoing until February 29th, with many prizes and opportunities. Their official website provides numerous coupon codes for those who enter their daily trivia contest. The lucky winners will get 10%-35% off ebook coupons, $25 cinema vouchers and for the grand prize, three Kobo Touch… Read the rest
What is the feature that matters the most when talking about an eBook reader or a tablet? Is it the appearance? The internal memory, the processor? Or is it the battery life? In all fairness, all features are extremely important and they all have to be top notch to blend into a quality device.
The life expectancy on an eBook reader is definitely a selling point, as well as it is to a tablet. We hear stories of a 2 month battery life… Read the rest
January has been a busy month for everyone. With the arrival of 2012, a lot of things changed and many more are about to in the months to come. In general; but particularly in the tech world. Still, January is the months of rumours, promises of products to come and legends of the year past.
Tablets of 2011
2011 was a great year for Apple and we know this after their announcement of last week. Stepping on many shoes, they released their total sale number… Read the rest
What are these eBook Readers that everyone is talking about? Let’s get fired up by the latest Kindle! Or is it a Nook you prefer? How about that classic PRS T1? Nope, I’ll have the Apple iPad 2 instead, thank you!
the eBook reader
In the past half of decade, the world has been invaded by some devices that replaced the books. They are no larger than the A5 paper, no thicker than a mobile phone and weigh as much as a 500 page… Read the rest
This year the eBook reader and tablet world has suffered a veritable boom. Many new companies joined the market and every experienced producer has come forth with new devices to impress and meet your every need: reading, listening to music, watching movies, a large palette of applications and massive breakthroughs in terms of battery life.
In the next lines, you can find some of the best devices out there and coolest gadgets to appear until this moment in time, all of which are better described… Read the rest
This year the Barnes & Noble family has released quite a few top notch devices, including the fresh Nook Tablet, a highly controversial and strong competitor of Amazon’s Kindle Fire Tablet.
Actually, the Nook tablet has received great reviews and in the past week Amazon has worked on some software additions and corrections for the Kindle. Therefore, the leader in eBook readers for 2011 might turn out to be Barnes & Noble, but that’s to be decided at the end of the year.… Read the rest
Any shopping plans for Black Friday? How about adding an eBook reader or a tablet to your list, especially since two of the favourite companies today have some awesome deals on their products? The best selling Amazon and Barnes & Noble eBook reader producers have brought to light amazing devices and with the shopping season starting, have decided to provide great deals that would certainly not disappoint their fans.
Black Friday deals on the Amazon Kindle
Whenever you think eBook or eBook reader, your mind… Read the rest
The Barnes and Noble Nook Tablet has just made its appearance on the market a week ago and so far has received great reviews; people who have started using it thoroughly are quite happy and pleased with their new acquisition. Not only does it run on a Google Android 2.3 operating system, but the Nook can now be rooted in a different way, to allow you the instalment of third party apps. The new rooting technique gives access to Google Android Market – the gigantic… Read the rest
Apple has always been a leader in the tablet world, providing quality products with impressive features and equipped with top notch applications. All these come in a slick package with the Apple brand on it and deserve to have the high price they display at the moment. People are impressed by iPhones, they love iPads and are willing to pay the price for such high quality merchandise. Or are they?
Together with the launch of the new Kindle Fire tablet and the brand new Nook,… Read the rest