This week, the tablet market has been compressed to just a handful of choices. The iPad 2 still rules the high end ($500 and above), but the “e-reader as tablet” option now looms large in the sub-$250 range, with the $199 Kindle Fire going mano a mano with the $249 Nook Tablet.

The kindle fire on Amazon has been for sale and shipping, and the Nook Tablet will follow as soon as tomorrow, a few days earlier than originally expected.

The Nook Color was released by Barnes & Noble last year at the same $249 price. Back then, a 7-inch color e-reader that could run apps as well as read color books and magazines, and even play movies and music, was a revelation.

With the Fire on the horizon, Barnes & Noble knew it had to up the ante. Thus, 2011′s Nook Tablet takes the basic (more…)

There’s no doubt that Thor is one of the most striking films this year. Thor is a 2011 American superhero film based on the comic book character of the same name published by Marvel Comics.

The film tells the story of Thor, a god who is exiled from his homeland of Asgard to Earth. While there, he builds a relationship with scientist Jane Foster. However, Thor must stop his brother Loki, who intends to become the new king of Asgard.

Thor was released on April 21, 2011 in Australia and on May 6, 2011 in the United States. The film became a financial and critical success, grossing over $448 million worldwide and “Certified Fresh” by the review-aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes. Thor DVD and Blu-ray sets were released on September 13, 2011.

I bought the Thor DVD disc immediately when it released. Now I want to put Thor DVD movie to Nook Color, so that I can watch Thor movie on Nook Color when I travel. As the Nook Color 2 will release on November 7, I think many people will want to watch DVD movies on Nook Color. Below are some tips for you and you will know how to play Thor and DVD movies on Nook Color.

1. Download Pavtube DVD Ripper.
It’s an excellent software which can convert DVD to Nook Color.

2. Load Thor DVD movies to this best DVD ripper.
The DVD to Nook Color converter supports loading DVD movies in flexible methods. Besides loading the entire disc from DVD-Rom, you can also convert DVD IFO to Nook Color, convert DVD ISO to Nook Color. (more…)