New NOOK Introduced by Barnes & Nobles

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As we previously announced, Barnes & Nobles is indeed launching an updated version of the Nook. Priced at $139, the new ereader boasts of several features that should make it attractive to consumers: – Enhanced battery life – Up to Two Months on a Single Charge – Ultra-Light – “Lighter than a Paperback” – Full Touchscreen with E Ink(R) Pearl Display Technology for Reading Anywhere […]

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Barnes & Noble Launching New Nook?

| May 20 | 1 Comment

It seems that Barnes & Noble is announcing a new ereader next week. Mashable reports that the bookselling chain has invited reporters to an event on Tuesday May 24, the same date referred to in an SEC filing regarding “the launch of a new ereader device.” The big question is what will set this new ereader apart from the current Nook and Nook Color? The […]

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Kindle, Nook and other eReaders Will Kill Books….One Day

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A recent report from IHS iSuppli, a market research firm, found that the exponential growth of eReaders such as the Kindle, Nook will eventually lead to a significant decrease in the production of printed books. By 2014, the report predicts that eBooks will constitute about 13 percent of U.S. book publishing revenue, more than twice its current level. However, since the profit margins on eBooks […]

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NOOK New York Times Subscribers Get Free Website Access

| Apr 8 | 0 Comments

Not to be outdone by Amazon, Barnes and Noble has announced that all subscribers to The New York Times through NOOK Newsstand will also enjoy access to the NYTimes.com website. Barnes & Noble customers can already enjoy their digital subscription to The New York Times, reading the daily e-edition content on NOOK ColorT Reader’s Tablet, NOOK and NOOK Wi-Fi eReaders. Coming soon, NOOK subscribers to […]

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Nickelodeon Digital Books for NOOK Kids Collection Announced

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Barnes & Noble, the world’s largest bookseller, has announced the continued expansion of the largest collection of digital children’s picture books through a partnership with Nickelodeon, offering the first-ever digital books from the number-one entertainment brand for kids. Books featuring popular Nickelodeon favorites SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer are available in a fun, engaging, digital format, only for Barnes & Noble customers through the […]

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Barnes & Noble Celebrates Black History Month With Nook Books

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It’s February, which means that it’s time for Black History Month and Barnes & Noble has decided to celebrate in their own special way. According to eBookNewser, the publisher will be holding some special events and promotions. One of the promotions will reportedly be for specially priced Nook books from Black American authors, with featured titles including: Rebecca Skloot’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lack; […]

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Barnes & Noble Discontinue Nook 3G

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While it’s true that Barnes & Noble is selling Nook products by the millions, the 3G seems to be one variant that hasn’t been doing its part to help out. According to Engadget, there is some hard evidence from within B&N that proves the company is planning to discontinue the Nook 3G. Sales will reportedly continue on the Nook 3G until current stock is exhausted […]

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New Site Supports Ebook Lending for Kindle and Nook

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There’s a new website that that’s making a splash in the online ebook marketplace, according to The Digital Reader. The new site is called eBookLendingLibrary.com and the reason for all the excitement surrounding it is that it does exactly what it sounds like it does – allows users to lend ebooks to and from others free of charge. Here’s how it works. A user can […]

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People Tweet More About The Amazon Kindle Than The Nook

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You won’t find official sales figures for the Amazon Kindle or Barnes & Noble Nook coming directly from either retailer, but never fear a solution to this problem has been found. One company has decided to ease your nerves by judging the popularity of the two devices on Twitter. Crimson Hexagon has developed a marketing report on the Kindle, Nook, Nook Color, and iPad as […]

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Barnes & Noble Releases New iPad Nook App For Kids

Barnes & Noble has released a new app for the iPad entitled Nook Kids. The new app provides thousands of children’s books in digital form on the popular Apple e-reader. The app opens up Barnes & Noble’s massive catalog of children’s content to iPad users and includes over 100 interactive children’s books as well. As part of the promotion for the new app, customers will […]

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