The nookDevs have updated their guide to gaining root access to your nook (and installing third-party programs) so that it's compatible with the latest firmware 1.4. I've yet to see any demos that make the hack much more than a novelty, but if I'm missing something brilliant (VLC clips refreshing on an E-Ink display?) then correct me in the comments. [nookDevs via SlashGear]
How To Hack Your Nook (Firmware V 1.4)
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