Super Mario World and Windows 95 on Nook Simple Touch

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I saw this video today, on Sean's Youtube channel and it was kinda cool. Not because of the old game or the B&W; Nook, but because of the combination between the two of them. This could be the foundation of new gaming technology. As you may know, the E-INK technology used by eBook readers like Nook or Kindle it's just like paper for the eyes (it doesn't bother the eyes, and you can watch an E-INK display for days and you won't feel sick). In order to play Super Mario World on his Nook, Sean used a cheap keyboard connected to the device through an OTG usb adapter. The Nook Touch Simple was rooted with Android 2.1 and NoRefresh app was used in order to get the USB Host Support…
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Nokia Lumia 1000 Concept Design

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The collaboration between Nokia and Microsoft seems increasingly stronger. Since they became competitive on the smartphone market with the new Windows Phone, Nokia smartphone have become an inspiration to designers around the world. After Nokia Snow Concept and Nokia Lumia Tablet, another designer has a new design: Nokia World 1000 including PureView technology. The phone could run Windows 8 and would have the same 41-megapixel camera found on Nokia 808 PureView. Nokia World 1000 concept design features: Dual Core Intel Atom processor clocked at 1.8 GHz Z2580 544MP2 PowerVR SGX graphics processor 2 GB of RAM 64 GB internal memory VGA secondary camera for video calls slot microSD NFC, USB 3.0, FM radio, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS qWERTY keyboard with joystick The display could be a Super AMOLED pf 4.3 inch…
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Orange Tahiti Tablet

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Orange UK introduced its own new tablet: Orange Tahiti. The selling price will be $100 with two years subscription, 2GB monthly traffic, 1 GB of which can be used only in off-peak. Tahiti Orange has a dual-core 1.2 Gz, 5 megapixel camera, running Android 3.2. The display is TFT capacitive touchscreen and will have a 7-inch diagonal. The tablet features GPS, Bluetooth 2.1, 3G and HSDPA. The tablet is made by Huawei company and runs Android Honeycomb OS.
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Google Nexus Tablet – the first Google tablet

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Google has worked with HTC and Samsung to promote their own mobile OS (Android) to smartphones, and now it seems it wants to come strong on the tablet market segment. According to statements by the Executive Director of Google, Eric Schmidt, the online giant is preparing a tablet that will compete with Amazon Kindle Fire. Thus, Google tablet aims to provide outstanding performance in a compact body with 7 inch touch screen, while maintaining a competitive price under $ 200. It is rumored that the Google tablet will be available under the name "Nexus Tablet", which urges us to believe that the manufacturer will be the South Korean company Samsung, which made ​​the latest Google smartphones - Nexus Nexus S and Galaxy. The operating system will could be the last…
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Kindle Fire vs Nook Tablet: Video Comparison

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If we look at prices, Kindle Fire Tablet is better than the Nook and it's $ 50 cheaper ($ 200 vs. $ 250). Instead, Nook Tablet has 1GB of RAM and Kindle only 512 MB, Nook features double storage space (16GB) + card slot and boasts a better battery life. Both tablets features dual-core processors at 1GHz. But still, Kindle is in my Top Gadgets for Christmas 2012
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Nook tablet – a rival to Kindle Fire

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Nook released a new tablet in a saturated niche. For those who don't know, Nook is a brand known for its eBook readers that was rivaling the Kindle over the years. Nook tablet is trying to take a piece of Kindle Fire's market. Features: - Capacitive touch screen 7 inch IPS, 1024 x 600 pixels; - Dual-core processor at 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB of storage and microSD up to 32GB; - Android 2.3 Gingerbread; - Range of up to 9 hours for video playback; - price:249 dollars. Remember that Kindle Fire will start to be delivered in mid-November at $ 199. I think that Barnes&Noble; needs to revise that price in order to be competitive with Kindle.
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5 Viable Alternatives to Kindle Fire

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Is Amazon Kindle Fire the most affordable tablet on the market? I am trying to answer this question so stay with me while I go through the list of the main price/features competitors. Although Kindle Fire is currently the most brilliant diamont available for tablet fans, there are a lot of tablets out there at a similar price or less that can successfully replace it. Below I will present six alternatives for Kindle Fire: Asus Transformer Asus Transformer is a real bargain. Asus is fighting for top positions in the Android tablets for some time. Transformer is offering an amazing screen and many ISP ports and is a safe tablet with a low price that runs Android Honeycomb. And, like all other Android tablets on the market, it can run…
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Why you really don’t need a tablet

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I know tablet PCs are huge these days, but there are folks not too pleased with them. It's hard to understand why someone would choose not to buy an iPad, a Samsung Galaxy Tab or Archos 5 and opt for a desktop or an old fashion laptop. The first reason is that the tablet provides no tactile feedback. It's really hard to feel something real while touching a glass. On-screen keyboards are not as accurate as good-old-fashion keyboards we are found of. Of course, you can do a lot of cool things with your tablet PC, but there are better alternatives. They say a tablet is great for watching TV online, but the experience is much better on a real TV using the remote control. You can read books on…
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Cheapest eBook Reader of 2013

Cheapest eBook Reader of 2013

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Times have changed, and eBook reader are becoming cheaper and cheaper. A friend of mine asked me what's the cheapest eBook reader he could buy, and I performed a quick search. Here's the result: Sony PRS-500 Portable Reader System This cheap eboor reader is around $25 on Amazon, and it features an electronic paper display developed by E Ink Corporation with a resolution of 166 dpi, 8  levels of grayscale, viewable in direct sunlight.
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