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How to install Android 5.1 on a NOOK HD or NOOK HD+

The Barnes & Noble NOOK HD and HD+ were released in 2012, and the tablets offered high-resolution displays, dual-core processors, and microSD card slots, among other features. But they weren’t hugely successful for B&N, and the NOOK HD and HD+ were the last tablets the book store chain ever produced on its own. These days […]

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Deals of the Day (10-16-2013)

The Barnes & Noble NOOK HD 7 is a tablet with a 7 inch, 1440 x 900 pixel display, a TI OMAP 4 dual-core processor, and 8GB of storage. It’s not the fastest tablet around, and B&N’s custom Android user interface with a bookshelf-style launcher might not be to everyone’s tastest. But unlike the Amazon […]

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Deals of the Day (9-30-2013)

The Barnes & Noble NOOK HD 7 tablet features a 7 inch, 1440 x 900 pixel display, a TI OMAP 4470 dual-core processor, and full access to the Google Play Store. While the company may be preparing to introduce a new model soon, the NOOK HD is still a pretty great deal at $129 and […]

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NOOK HD sale expands to the UK, NOOK mobile apps gets HD magazines, comics

As Barnes & Noble prepares to pull the plug on its NOOK HD and NOOK HD+ tablets, the company is expanding its fire-sale pricing overseas. You can now pick up a NOOK HD for £99 and up in the UK, or a NOOK HD+ for as tarting price of £149.  Barnes & Noble says these prices are […]

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B&N is done making NOOK tablets, will keep delivering NOOK eReaders

Barnes & Noble is pulling the plug on its NOOK tablet line, and will stop manufacturing new Android tablet, although the retailer will reach out to other device makers. In other words, you may still be able to walk into a B&N store and buy a tablet with the NOOK Shop preloaded a year from […]

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Barnes and Noble extend Nook HD and HD+ discount indefinitely – is this the end?

Good news, bad news time. The good news is that if you missed out on the big Nook HD and Nook HD+ sale for Father’s Day that had Barnes & Noble’s tablets discounted to $129 and $149, respectively, there is still hope. Today B&N announced that they are extending that sale and did not give […]

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Deals of the Day (6-12-2013)

Barnes & Noble continues to sell its NOOK HD and NOOK HD+ for prices as low as $129, and $149 respectively. Sure, these deals started this weekend and continue through Father’s Day, but since the prices are so good, I figure it bears repeating. The NOOK HD is a 7 inch tablet with a 1440 […]