Jared DiPane

Jared started off writing about mobile phones back when BlackBerry ruled the market, and Windows Mobile was kinda cool. Now, with a family, mortgage and other responsibilities he has no choice but to look for the best deals, and he's here to share them with you.

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Some Staples stores selling Wifi Xoom a few days early [Updated with unboxing video]

Some Staples stores selling Wifi Xoom a few days early [Updated with unboxing video]

Jerry Hildenbrand 16

If you're buying a Wifi-only Xoom on release day, you might want to call your local Staples.  A lucky reader did just that, and found that one of his area stores had everything set up and was selling the no-carrier, no-contract version of the Xoom tablet two days earlier than it should be.  He took advantage, and after the break you can see his Xoom in some excited hands.And yes, we...

Major firmware update to Nook Color in April to bring apps; new content also announced by B&N

Sean Brunett 22

The Nook Color has become one of most popular Android devices due to its low price tag and ability to be hacked. Barnes and Noble announced today that there will be a major firmware update in April that will bring increased functionality to the device, including apps.No word yet on whether users will be able to experience the entire Android Market, but B&N announced some of the...