From Nook to Wi-Fi

“What do we need at home so we can use our Nook to buy ebooks?” Marge and I asked our Nook class instructor. “A wireless connection. Wi-Fi,” he said. “Do you have that?” No. I bring my internet connection into a 2-Wire, and then I’ve hardwired the 2-Wire to our computers . . . so [...]

E-readers and color

A pilots’ organization I belong to has made the decision for me. I was leaning toward joining the revolution, toward buying an e-reader. And Barnes & Noble’s Nook was it . . . just the basic model. It’s an e-reader and no more. Just puts black type up on its screen. But I’ll tell you, [...]