Apps for Nook Color:
Turn your ereader into an Android tablet
The best thing about the Nook Color (in addition to the fact that it's a great ereader) is that Nook Color functions like a tablet with all kinds of free apps, cheap apps and apps for kids. It's on the Android platform, so all things are possible.
Hot Apps for Nook Color: Barnes & Noble does a great job now of identifying which apps are selling like crazy. Click the Hot Apps link or image to visit the page.
Find out what everyone else thinks on the "What's Hot in NOOK Apps" page. Also, Business Insider published a nice list of the best apps for Nook Color. You can see their recommendations on the "best apps" page.
Go beyond the ordinary and find some of the best free apps for Nook Color. You'll capture the power of its Android platform and your Nook Color will perform like the Android tablet it is.
Nook Color has got to be the best thing ever invented for plane trips and long car rides. Check out all the great Nook Color Apps for Kids here, or click on the images below to view by age group.
The Kindle Fire, Apple iPad and Nook Color are the hottest tablets going. All three have pros and cons. Compare the three most popular tablets here to see what's best for you.
Last updated: 11/4/11
The best accessories - cases, covers and more - are at Amazon.com. View the top Nook Color accessories here. (Plus, you'll find terrific prices on used Nook Colors.)
I know a bunch of readers who LOVE their Kindle eReader. (What's not to love? The Kindle eReader is the best of the bunch.) Amazon has now introduced an Android-based tablet, the Kindle Fire -- similar to the Nook Color from Barnes and Noble -- and directly competitive with Apple's iPad.
Accessories for Kindle Fire
Why buy a Nook Color?
7 great reasons:
- Nook Color is color. Magazines and apps look great.
- Nook Color supports video and Flash.
- Download (free) books from your local library with Overdrive.
- Nook Color is an android tablet, but works perfectly as an ebook ereader. (Hence, the name the "Reader's Tablet.")
- Access email and the web from your ereader.
- Android platform means android computing, android apps ... in short, an android tablet.
- And, because you can get support and more at any Barnes & Noble store.
The best reason to buy a Nook Color?
One word: apps.
The $250 Nook Color just became the best value in the tablet world, as Barnes & Noble adds apps, email and a Web browser capable of Flash video.