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Official CyanogenMod 10 Alpha Lands on Nook Color

Although the news of Jellybean/CM10 landing on various devices is certainly slowing to a crawl, it's by no means finished. Despite being a somewhat older and under-powered device (by today's standards),  the Barnes & Noble Nook Color has recently received an alpha version of CyanogenMod 10.The project was a long time in the making, with contributions...

Team Win Recovery Project Updated to 2.2

Just about three months ago, we brought you news that the Team Win Recovery Project had received a massive update to version 2.1. April's release largely heralded the start of a new age in recoveries---where one would no longer have to deal with cumbersome menus, instead interacting with a very user-friendly GUI.It wasn't simply about...

Nook Color Last Ditch Effort For Bricked Devices

Stuff happens, and sometimes even the mightiest of devices can have a bad day. And for those, there is some troubleshooting to do. In most cases, it's a soft brick, and users get stuck in the splash screen or boot loop. These problems are easily fixed with a simple ROM re-flash or use some other...

Team Win Recovery Project Updated to 2.1

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: touch-based recoveries are the future. Aside from giving end users easier access to device firmware modification, they add a much needed element of polish to the Android hacking experience. While some may say that these upgrade recoveries take away from the feelings of thrill and excitement,...

TDUD: A Year-Old April Fools Joke That People Are Still Using

Happy April Fools Day, XDA! Over the years there's been some excellent pranks thrown by everyone from Google to various news stations even down to websites such as our very own. However, something you don't see every day is a developer group or team that goes the extra mile on old April 1 to give...

ICS 4.04 on the Nook Color via Unofficial CM9 Nightlies

The Barnes and Noble Nook Color is a very versatile device. It has seen a lot of development since its release in 2010. Cyanogenmod has been a staple in Nook Color development, officially supporting the device from the beginning. The community maintained ROM essentially transformed the eReader into a fully functional 7 inch tablet.Now, the...

Botbrew Brings Linux Tools and Package Management to Android

It wasn't long ago we brought users their first taste of Botbrew when the popular V6 Supercharger Script was ported to the Nook Color. However, that is not the end of the story for the spunky application. As time has gone on and development has improved, Botbrew is getting ready to hit the streets as...

V6 Supercharger Ported to ICS for Nook Color Using Botbrew App

There are a variety of ways to put a script on a device. Sometimes it's as east as flashing an update.zip from your custom recovery. Other times, it's unfortunately a little more difficult. For those toting the Barnes & Noble Nook Color, you can get the highly regarded V6 Supercharger script on your device using a simple...