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lorettamg
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Registered: ‎09-26-2012
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Whispersync

I hope Barnes and Noble are working on a process that allows whispersync to be used on Nook devices.....

To be able to "listen" to your book on a I phone....the switch to "reading" book on Nook is a very valuable feature.......if Kindle can do it.......Nook should have it !

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keriflur
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Registered: ‎01-05-2010

Re: Whispersync

Whispersync is actually the 3G that Amazon uses to send books to the kindle, and to sync page numbers and such.  B&N does the same syncing over wifi (as does Amazon for their wifi-only devices).  The piece that they're missing is "Read to Me" which I think is on the new HD nooks that were just announced.  I don't think it's available in the nook apps, but I agree it would be a good feature to have.

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