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
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
Survey: Tablet, E-Reader Ownership Surges Over Holiday
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published January 23, 2012
Nearly a third of Americans now own either a tablet or an e-reader.
Tags: tablet, e-reader