Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
Auto-Nooter for NookColor
There are lots of rooting tools available for various Android mobile devices and now there is an ‘Auto-Nooter’ for the Nook Color.
Auto-Nooter is an automated nooter file to streamline the rooting process and has been tested by the developer, XDA forum member GabrialDestruir and other members.
The tool has the following features:
- Installs SU and Superuser.apk
- Installs Busybox
- Installs Softkeys 2.0.2
- Installs NookColor Tools to enable non-market installs
- Installs Calendar and Calculator
- Installs Android Market, GMail, YouTube
- Enables Multi-Touch for Android apps
- Enables Live Wallpapers
- App Auto Install
Note that to use Auto-Nooter, you must update to 1.0.1.
For more information and to download the file, visit the forum thread.
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