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How to Enter Partial Refresh Mode on Sony PRS-T1 (Video)

Yesterday, thanks to a tip via MobileRead, I discovered a simple trick to get the Sony PRS-T1 to enter into a semi-permanent partial page refresh state. This is very handy for scrolling through lists like with the Dropbox app and root explorer, and makes some games and other Android apps work better too. This probably […]

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How to Add New Fonts on Sony Reader PRS-T1 (No Rooting)

The Sony PRS-T1 comes with seven font choices, but the selection doesn’t end there. Like the earlier Sony Readers, you can add OTF and TTF fonts of your choice to a font folder on the PRS-T1 and have your ebooks use those fonts instead of the default. The process of setting up and using custom […]

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Sony PRS-T1 Android Market

Tutorial: Sony Reader PRS-T1 Gets Android Market Hack

If you’ve got a rooted Sony Reader PRS-T1 in hand, you can now add the Android Market to it in just a few minutes. And if your Sony PRS-T1 isn’t rooted yet, that takes just a few quick minutes as well, if you’ve got the need for it. I just tested this out, and even […]

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Sony PRS-T1 Tips and Tricks

Sony Reader PRS-T1 Tips, Tricks, Shortcuts, and How To’s

This post consists of a list of shortcuts for the Sony PRS-T1 ebook reader, along with helpful tips and tricks and how to tutorials. It covers the basics for those just getting started as well as more complex details for advanced users, and includes a list of places to get free ebooks and where to […]

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Sony PRS-T1 New Homescreen

How To Install an Alternate Homescreen on Sony Reader PRS-T1

One of the annoying things about the Sony PRS-T1 is the homescreen isn’t customizable. It always insists on showing the last three ebooks you added to the Reader. Who cares about recently added titles? A list of recently read titles would make more sense. Luckily, there’s a fix for that. A crafty developer named “mrspaceman” […]

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Kindle Touch vs Nook Touch and Sony Reader PRS-T1

Kindle Touch vs Nook Touch and Sony Reader PRS-T1 (Video)

For this review I’m going to compare the Kindle Touch with the Nook Touch and Sony Reader PRS-T1. I’ve already compared the Nook and Sony head-to-head, both stock and rooted, so this review is going to focus on comparing each of them with the Kindle Touch specifically. On the surface all three ebook reader are […]

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Sony Issues Firmware Update For Sony Reader PRS-T1

Sony has issued a firmware update for the Sony PRS-T1 ebook reader. The update is supposed to fix some bugs like the freezing and random page flipping issues that some users are experiencing (not me, luckily). In order to install the update, you need to connect your Sony Reader to your computer with the USB […]

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The Best eReader for Under $100: Sony Reader PRS-T1

The Sony Reader PRS-T1 is my top pick for an ebook reader this holiday season under $100. When it was first released, the Sony PRS-T1 sold for $149. Then Sony dropped the price to $129, and now it is on sale until December 24th for just $99 with free shipping. A thirty three percent price […]

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