CHEAP Nook HD!
The new Nook HD (with the BN software) includes the Google Play Store so you have access to a world … Continue reading
Windows 8 or not? That was a question that I probably should have considered a bit more before I upgraded. But, since I don’t use Windows a lot, it does not matter that much. Here are some of the quick lessons that I have learned in the short time that I have been using it. I arranged it into “The good”, “The bad”, and the “The ugly.” Continue reading
Rooting tips for Android: Android has some jargon “built in” that is a bit confusing when trying to customize your device. This short “rooting tips” guide may help to de-mystify things. This article explains terms like, noob, root, jailbreak, unlocking, flash, factory reset, wipe data, wipe cache, wipe battery stats, dirty flash, etc. Continue reading
Rooting your Nook Tablet with Barnes & Noble’s updated (v.1.4.3) Operating System? Will the “standard” technique work with the updated software? This article presents the steps required to take your stock Nook to the realm of a true Android tablet. Continue reading
Do you have a Nook Tablet? Is it rooted? Does it meet your needs? This article is my take on the Nook Tablet and the comparative value of some 7″ tablets. Continue reading
Has your Nexus 7 started having problems recognizing your screen touches? In my experience, it will get WORSE before it gets better! What can you do to fix it? Find out what I have done and what other users have said. Continue reading
The Nexus 7 has USB Host capability (OTG) but that capability has not yet been fully allowed. Here is a video that demonstrates how it CAN utilize a USB mouse and a USB keyboard connected to the Nexus via a cheap USB hub. Continue reading
This process is completed online using the Goo Manager app (from the Play Store) and does not require any special software – or even a computer! It is all done on a ROOTED Kindle Fire. If you have not yet rooted your KF, then visit our guide here. This ROM is so stable that my wife uses it every day and has had no issues! Continue reading
If you are looking for a great guide to rooting the Nexus 7, then it would be difficult to find a better guide than that written by NZtechfreak. It includes photos, links, & step-by-step instructions. Here is the link to the article.
How to install Adobe Flash for Jelly Bean devices (like the Nexus 7). Stream Amazon’s Prime videos (or other flash-based web media). Download the old flash apk file and sideload it. Then grab a flash-enabled browser from the Play Store & you should be good to go. Here is a link to a more complete guide.