Crave's David Carnoy recently noted that step-by-step instructions are now available for rooting the Barnes & Noble's Nook Color, allowing users to enable the Android Market and to download and run Android apps.

"Obviously, with Android Market on board, you can download loads of applications, including Kindle for Android, play games such as Angry Birds, watch YouTube videos, and yes, still download Nookbooks," Carnoy writes. "Apparently, the rooted Nook Color firmware is less than perfect, requiring a reboot now and again, but it's fairly stable (certain apps such as the Kobo Reader for Android don't always run properly)."

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