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  • Tablets 4.5 out of 5

    Barnes & Noble Nook HD+ review

    By 23 May 2013

    Barnes & Noble has been enjoying some time in the spotlight recently. The decisions it has made have been good though, and we think have improved the chances of its devices being seen in a fairly crowded market. First, the company reduced the price of...

  • Tablets 4 out of 5

    Barnes & Noble Nook HD review

    By 13 December 2012

    If you're looking for a tablet, then you're spoilt for choice. This year has seen a great move towards smaller tablets, with the launch of the Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD and the iPad Mini. Joining this rather prestigious bunch is the Nook HD. The Nook family...

  • Online

    Hands-on: Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight review

    By 26 September 2012

    US bookseller Barnes & Noble has finally entered the UK eBook reader market by bringing Nook devices to these shores - and from the playtime we've had with them so far, we're mightily glad. Two products will hit the UK in October, the Nook Simple Touch...

  • Tablets

    Barnes & Noble Nook HD+ 9-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 26 September 2012

    We have to admit to being a bit surprised when Barnes & Noble invited Pocket-lint to a recent briefing in London to see its new product range. As we explain in our hands-on with the Nook HD, we didn't expect one tablet from the company this year, let...

  • Tablets

    Barnes & Noble Nook HD 7-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 26 September 2012

    When we first heard that Barnes & Noble was bringing its Nook eBook readers to the UK, in the guise of the Simple Touch and Simple Touch with GlowLight, we thought that would be it for now. The US bookseller would test the water with those two devices...

  • Tablets

    Nook Tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2012

    Back in November, Barnes and Noble announced the Nook Tablet featuring a Kindle Fire beating spec sheet so we thought we'd best take it for a quick spin when we spotted it on show at the CES expo in Las Vegas. The Nook Tablet packs a TI OMAP4 1GHz dual-core processor and...

  • Gaming

    Barnes & Noble uses Angry Birds to show location is future of mobile gaming

    By 28 June 2011

    Barnes & Noble in the US is hoping that Angry Birds fans will be lured into its high street bookshops with the promise that it will help them complete any level they are stuck on opening up a new future for mobile gaming. Customers who have got the Android...

  • Tablets 0 out of 5

    First Look: Nook Color review

    By 28 October 2010

    Book lovers and journalists across New York City gathered at Barnes & Noble’s massive flagship store in Union Square for their “Very Special Event” to launch the new Nook Color, and of course Pocket-lint was there to cover it. The new 7-inch tablet...