Glow in the Dark Nook

Rejoice Nook readers!  The darkness will no longer stop you from reading, A new version of the Nook Simple Touch Reader comes out in May with built in lighting so you can keep reading without bothering anyone else.  Or finagling with those external lights that 1. Were not really made for the Nook (despite what they say) … Continue reading Glow in the Dark Nook

Nook Simple Touch for Christmas 2011

A couple of years ago, I was DEAD set AGAINST e-readers.  I thought the world was ending and I made it perfectly clear that I would NEVER stop reading a "real book".  The smell and feel of a good book....sorry I will never get an e-reader.  NEVER! Fast forward a year or so, and Lori … Continue reading Nook Simple Touch for Christmas 2011

The New Barnes & Noble Nook: Taking it for a Spin

 (Barry Eisler rocks!) Sandra at the Tracy, CA Barnes & Noble held this up for me to see when I sat down in my favorite spot.  I jumped up, took it, and spent 30 minutes or so playing with it. VERY nice! Having the old Nook; I found out that this one is much faster, … Continue reading The New Barnes & Noble Nook: Taking it for a Spin

Barnes & Noble Introduces a New Nook

Surfing the Internet today I spotted this article from the NY Times stating that a new Nook eReader has been introduced! Very cool. Here are some basics of the $139 eReader: It is WiFi only, it uses e-ink technology so glare will not be a problem, the entire display is touch screen, they claim the … Continue reading Barnes & Noble Introduces a New Nook

Amazon Now Sells More E-Books Than Print Books

Wow!  This happened a lot faster than I thought it would just a couple of short years ago. I was surfing the Internet and saw this article from our friends at Computerworld. Amazon says it sells 105 Kindle based e-books (not counting the free e-books, so these are actual purchases) for every 100 print books. … Continue reading Amazon Now Sells More E-Books Than Print Books