Nook Color firmware update 1.4.1 is HERE!

The New Nook Color firmware version 1.4.1 is available via WiFi auto Update, or if you don’t want to wait you can download it from here and manually update.  Below are the steps to manually update to your (un-rooted) nook color.  (source)

To get the update manually, you can download the software update to your computer at any time and then copy it onto your NOOK Color. Simply follow the steps below. Manual Download Instructions:   Continue reading Nook Color firmware update 1.4.1 is HERE!

M2eK BIG list of Holiday (Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, etc) Gift Guides


It’s that time of year, where every magazine, and website,… and grandmother publishes their Holiday (can’t say Christmas, lest you offend everyone) gift guide.  Most are stuffed with crap you don’t want or can’t afford.  This compilation of all the Gift Guides I can find will hopefully help you to find the perfect gift for that special person (NO, NOT YOURSELF, wait until the after Xmas Sales).  I get a lot of free magazines so lets start with those…

Items from all the gift guides link-i-fied for easier purchasing.

1.  A well-known “Gentlemen’s” magazine for PlayBoy’s (clue: Rabbit ears, cancelled TV series)

What’s Wired magazine (Nov 2011) Selling.

I have seen other web posts that complained about the ratio of  Advertising  Pages vs Editorial Content of Wired, but none categorized the Ads.  I wanted to see what companies were advertising in Wired, as well as what they were selling, enjoy the data porn.

Wired magazine Nov 2011 CoverWired Magazine Advertising to Editorial Page Ratio


  • 226 Pages (including Covers)
  • 100 Ad only Pages
  • 95 Editorial only Pages
  • 10 Both Ads and Editorial Pages
  • 21 Pages of Embedded Ads.

Continue reading What’s Wired magazine (Nov 2011) Selling.