Originally Posted by Spatulachic
2. Will B&N release firmware updates to keep up with Android technology, or will those firmware updates be geared towards moving *away* from Android to make it more dependent on B&N proprietary software?
It looks like B&N is locking down the NT to eliminate the ability to sideload apps. So I'd say definitely moving away from an open Android system.
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