Nook Color Froyo update released; brings Nook Apps, email client
As report by us last week, Barnes & Noble has released the software update for Nook Color. This much awaited 1.2 update brings new appstore, several popular apps and Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’.
- Access to shop a broad collection of popular NOOK Apps to enjoy great games, stay up to date on news and weather, and more
- Full-featured free email to check and send web-based email (i.e., Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, AOL) all from one in-box
- NOOK Color’s update to Android OS 2.2/Froyo offers system improvements, browser performance and a more complete Web experience giving customers access to enjoy even more video, interactive and animated content. NOOK Color now includes support for Adobe® Flash® Player
- NOOK Kids™ exciting new Read and Play titles that bring animation, activities and stories together
- NOOK Books Enhanced offer in-page video and audio in a growing number of titles
- Enhancements to magazine navigation making it easier to enjoy even more of the growing selection of magazines in NOOK Newsstand
- NOOK Friends™ (beta) to see your friends’ reading activities, swap books with LendMe™, share recommendations and discover new titles
You can manually download the update from here or wait for the over-the-air roll out.