Barnes and Noble recently released a firmware update V1.4.1 for the Nook Color that touts over 100 enhancements, including reading Nook books in portrait and landscape modes, direct look-up of words in the built-in dictionary, increased font selection and more.
Other new features and enhancements include:
- Access to popular movies and TV shows streamed through Netflix
- NOOK Comics including a large collection of Marvel graphic novels
- PagePerfect NOOK Books – a whole new category of NOOK Books including select multi-media features
The software update is scheduled to be rolled out over the next week and will automatically install when the device is idle. Once the update has been installed, you’ll see a small green “n” on the left side of the status bar.