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Topic: Nook Firmware Upgrade to 1.3

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Subject: Nook Firmware Upgrade to 1.3
Date Posted: 8/23/2011 3:37 PM ET
Member Since: 9/19/2006
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I hadn't even heard an upgrade was due!  The following was tweeted by NookBN.

1.3 Firmware is here! The Award-Winning NOOK Color now has People, Time, SI, Fitness & more. Details: http://t.co/P1G2FzC

ETA:  Ah-h-h, nothing to rush out for if you don't subscribe to magazines.

. The NOOK Color Ver1.3.0 update contains new features and enhancements, including:

  • Access to a selection of new special edition NOOK Magazines -- People, Time, Sports Illustrated, Fortune, Parents, and Fitness – featuring print edition content, plus video, audio and fun extras.
  • Access to the largest digital magazine selection available anywhere.
  • Print subscribers to People, Time, Sports Illustrated, and Fortune get free NOOK editions of those magazines.
  • Parental control to easily disable the Web browser.
  • Ongoing enhancements to Wi-Fi connectivity and other performance improvements.


Last Edited on: 8/23/11 3:42 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 8/24/2011 10:48 AM ET
Member Since: 2/24/2006
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You can also now FINALLY delete the cookbook from your Nook Color.   After you upload the new software, go to BN.com and refresh your inventory of books.    Archive it and then delete it.  There are also 3 other sample books you will most like want to do this with as well.