Rumor: Microsoft Could Buy Nook
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 09, 2013
The software company is said to be interested in the digital book business, not the e-reader hardware.
Tags: Microsoft, tablet, e-reader, Barnes & Noble, Nook, merger and acquistion activity
B&N Opens Google Play(ground) to Nook HD Tablets
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published May 03, 2013
A walled garden no more, Barnes & Noble's Nook HD can now load apps from Google's app marketplace.
Tags: Google Apps, apps, tablets, Barnes & Noble, Nook
B&N Goes HD and Big for New Nooks
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published September 26, 2012
Watch out Kindle Fire. Barnes & Noble is hot on the tail of Amazon’s recently announced HD tablets.
Tags: tablets, HD, Nook
Microsoft, Barnes & Noble Partner to Shake up E-book Market
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published April 30, 2012
The $300 million Microsoft-B&N deal adds a new wrinkle to e-book and tablet wars.
Tags: Microsoft, tablet, e-book, Nook
Barnes & Noble, Microsoft Ink $300M Deal
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 30, 2012
The bookseller is spinning off its Nook business, and Microsoft will own a 17.6 percent stake in the new company.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows 8, e-reader, Barnes & Noble, Nook
B&N Fights Fire with $199 Nook
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 21, 2012
The battle for the sub-$200 tablet market takes a new turn as the bookseller launches a Kindle Fire competitor.
Tags: tablet PC, tablet, Nook