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Using NOOKcolor™ and NOOK™, Second Edition

Book Description

Make the most of your new B&N NOOKcolor or NOOK ebook reader! Read books, play media, get free content, uncover powerful, little-known features you’ll love!

Do all this, and much more...

  • Find and read free books on your NOOKcolor or NOOK

  • Use B&N’s unique LendMe feature to lend and borrow books

  • Play music, audiobooks, podcasts, even video

  • Automatically download full-color book covers

  • Use your NOOKcolor or NOOK to browse the web

  • Add highlights and bookmarks

  • Read B&N ebooks on your iPhone, iPad, computer, Android phone, or Blackberry

  • Add third-party apps that make your NOOK even more powerful

  • Set up your own color wallpaper or screensaver

  • Even publish your own ebooks with B&N PubIt

Table of Contents

  1. Title Page
  2. Copyright Page
  3. Table of Contents
  4. Acknowledgments
  5. Dedication
  6. About the Author
  7. Introduction
  8. Part I. “NOOKcolor”
    1. Chapter 1. Getting Started with Your NOOKcolor
    2. Chapter 2. Customizing and Configuring Your NOOKcolor
    3. Chapter 3. Reading on Your NOOKcolor and Beyond
    4. Chapter 4. Lending and Borrowing Books with LendMe on Your NOOKcolor
    5. Chapter 5. Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations
    6. Chapter 6. Playing Music, Audiobooks, Podcasts, and Videos
    7. Chapter 7. Using NOOKextras and Surfing the Web
    8. Chapter 8. Using the Social Features of Your NOOKcolor
    9. Chapter 9. Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOKcolor
  9. Part II. “NOOK”
    1. Chapter 10. Getting Started with Your NOOK
    2. Chapter 11. Customizing and Configuring Your NOOK
    3. Chapter 12. Reading on Your NOOK and Beyond
    4. Chapter 13. Lending and Borrowing Books on Your NOOK Using LendMe
    5. Chapter 14. Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations
    6. Chapter 15. Playing Music, Audiobooks, and Podcasts
    7. Chapter 16. Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOK
    8. Chapter 17. Browsing the Web on Your NOOK
    9. Chapter 18. Rooting Your NOOK
  10. Part III. “Beyond the NOOKs”
    1. Chapter 19. Reading Beyond Your NOOK
    2. Chapter 20. Managing Your ebooks with Calibre
    3. Chapter 21. Using My NOOK Library
    4. Chapter 22. Using PubIt to Sell Your ebooks
    5. Appendix A. Understanding ebook Formats
    6. Appendix B. Sources for ebooks Other than B&N
    7. Appendix C. Sideloading Adobe Digital Editions
    8. Appendix D. Using Picasa to Create Wallpapers and Screensavers
    9. Appendix E. Can I Read This Here?
    10. Appendix F. Frequently Asked Questions