The OTA update next month will bring web browsing capabilities to Barnes and Noble's entry level device for the first time. By adding to the functionality of the eReader, Barnes and Noble turns the Simple Touch into a low priced tablet that even those older non-tech users can employ. The update starts June 1st according to the memo, and includes a refreshed store, bug fixes and system improvements. The memo also says that customers may need assistance in-store.
This leaked memo says that an OTA update will add an email client and a web browser to the Barnes and Noble Simple Touch
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