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Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight

Hands-On: $139 Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight (Video)

Today Barnes and Noble announced their new Nook eReader, which is strikingly similar to the “old” Nook eReader. The updated model adds a new feature that aims to solve the last major problem with eInk eReaders: you need a light if you want to read in the dark. The new Nook adds a feature dubbed GlowLight which lights up the eInk display with an adjustable, easy-on-the-eyes light that is bright enough to read by but not enough to disturb someone next to you.
Using the Galaxy Tab 2 With Your TV

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Review: Using The Tablet With Your TV

According to research cited by Samsung, over 80% of tablet owners use the device while sitting in front of the TV. Because of this, Samsung included an IR blaster on the Galaxy Tab 2 along with the Peel Smart Remote app. The idea is to make the Tab 2 the center of your home media setup, thus making it the center of your world.
Google voice

How To Use Google Voice With Android Tablets And Media Players

Even though my tablet doesn't have a number and can't make calls (without help), it's still a useful platform for Google Voice. Same with Android media players like the Samsung Galaxy Player. In fact, with Google Voice you can turn a non-phone device into a free texting paradise for a kid or teen.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Review – $249 Android Tablet

Samsung's new Galaxy Tab represents a welcome shift in the company's attitude toward the tablet market. The Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 offers the full tablet experience with the newest Android operating system, Bluetooth, cameras, and a few other extras Amazon and Barnes & Noble's tablets don't offer. All for $249.
World Of Goo

15 Best Android Games

There are thousands of games in Google's aptly named Play Store. However, don't be taken in by knock-offs or boring games. These 15 games are favorites here at GBM. They range from deceptively simple casual games, physic-based puzzlers, games you can play with friends, and several safe for kids and adults.
HTC EVO 4G LTE vs HTC One X

HTC EVO 4G LTE vs HTC One X

The HTC One X for AT&T and the HTC EVO 4G LTE for Sprint are very similar Android smartphones. So similar that many may wonder which one they should cho...
HDR Camera

Best Camera Apps To Use With Instagram

Though apps like Instagram can make mediocre photos look interesting and smooth the rough edges off of flaws with filters, the best images come when you start with a better picture. Even if you don’t have the world’s best 8MP camera or a huge sensor, you can still improve your phone’s shots by using a better camera app.
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HTC EVO 4G LTE Hands-On Video

The newest addition to Sprint's EVO line is here, the HTC EVO 4G LTE. Sprint hailed the 4.7-inch Ice Cream Sandwich phone as the true successor to the original ...
Plantronics BackBeat Go

Plantronics BackBeat GO Stereo Bluetooth Headset Review

Bluetooth headsets are in the midst of a revival, partially due to the rise in popularity of large-screen smartphones. But the traditional Bluetooth earbud is only designed for calls. What about listening to music, playing games and watching video? Plantronics new BackBeat GO stereo Bluetooth headset is designed for both.

World Backup Day: Back Up Your Android Smartphone And Tablet Automatically

Backing up an Android phone or tablet isn't that hard and can even happen automatically in the background. We'll walk you through how to back up your apps, SMS history, settings, and even your Home screens. Remember, if your data is backed up only in one place, it's not fully backed up. Take advantage of more than one of free and inexpensive backup options listed.
Galaxy Note and Samsung Keyboard

Big Phone Haters To The Left

Jordan Crook, in her "Big Phones? So Over." post on TechCrunch today, says she wants manufacturers to stop making larger phones. Why? Jordan doesn't like them. And neither should you. Despite the fact that Samsung shipped 5 million Galaxy Notes and people around the world and in the U. S. really like them.

K. T. Bradford

K. T. is a lover of technology, gadgets, and all things geek. She has the enviable job of playing with evaluating mobile tech and apps all day. Follow K. T. on Twitter @KTBradford, on Google+ and Tumblr or email her via her website, KTBradford.com.