Daily Archives: June 18, 2011

YouTube: Kobo eReader Touch Review

Kobo apparently pushed out their firmware update to their new Touch device. eInk page refresh delay is now an option, as you’ll see in the video after the break.

Very noticeable is that the device is more responsive and seems snappy compared to the very early videos. The browser slays the one on the Nook Touch too — and it can download ePubs!

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YouTube: The Spirit Molecule

A few months ago I posted about this movie.

It’s now up in its entirety for free at YouTube.

The usual disclaimer: I did not put it there.

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Nook Touch Rooting: June 18th News

Note: Due to reading plans, there will not be updates to this post today.

Things have become rather sedate. And still no word on any NookColor-like easy rooting process.

XDA Developers forum:

This post details no luck in installing new wallpapers.

This post discusses Instafetch not working.

MobileRead forum:

This post gives some more detail about the rooting process and what to look for.

Bonus: A blog called nookTalk.

Aha! A YouTube video slipped by me. See it after the break.

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