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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook eBook reader edition tablet now on sale in US

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook eBook reader edition tablet now on sale in US

By 20 August 2014

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, a collaborative tablet and eBook reading device from Samsung and Barnes & Noble, is now on sale in the US. Available from Barnes & Noble stores or bn.com, the 7-inch device comes with $200 worth of content at no extra cost.... >>

With Sony quitting the eBook biz, can the new Nook GlowLight take its mantle?

With Sony quitting the eBook biz, can the new Nook GlowLight take its mantle?

By 6 August 2014

Barnes & Noble has re-entered the eBook reader market with its first new device in almost two years, just at a time when major rival Sony announces it is to withdraw completely. The Nook GlowLight is a direct successor to the Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight... >>

Nook GlowLight review
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Nook GlowLight review

By 6 August 2014

It's been almost two years since Barnes & Nobile released its last Nook eBook reader in the UK, but is ready to take a second crack at carving a niche for itself in a market dominated by Amazon. The Nook GlowLight is essentially an update to the Nook... >>

Samsung and Barnes & Noble working on new Nook tablet: Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

Samsung and Barnes & Noble working on new Nook tablet: Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

By 5 June 2014

After previously revealing that it would look to outsource device manufacturing to third-parties, Barnes & Noble has announced its first hardware partnership for Nook. It is working with Samsung to develop co-branded tablets. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4... >>

New Nook colour device planned as Nook sales plummet

New Nook colour device planned as Nook sales plummet

By 26 February 2014

Barnes & Noble's Nook (devices and content) segment saw a decline of 50.4 per cent compared to the same period last year, but there are plans to launch a new Nook colour device in Q1 2015, the company has revealed. Commenting on its Q3 results, Barnes... >>

Barnes & Noble confirms some job cuts at Nook, but says it's not going anywhere

Barnes & Noble confirms some job cuts at Nook, but says it's not going anywhere

By 10 February 2014

Contrary to recent reports, Barnes & Noble will not axe its Nook e-reader brand or make significant cuts to its staff, the company has confirmed to Pocket-lint.  "We have not eliminated our Nook hardware staff and we remain committed to offering... >>

Microsoft Xbox Reading app for Windows 8 is in the works

Microsoft Xbox Reading app for Windows 8 is in the works

By 10 February 2014

Microsoft plans to go beyond its Xbox Music and Xbox Video apps by developing a similar app for books. A Microsoft job listing, originally spotted by Chinese Microsoft blog LiveSino, has revealed Microsoft wants to hire a software design engineer to... >>

Barnes & Noble reveals new lighter, brighter, higher resolution Nook Glowlight

Barnes & Noble reveals new lighter, brighter, higher resolution Nook Glowlight

By 30 October 2013

After Barnes & Noble dropped the price of its Nook Glowlight eReader to £49 a few weeks ago we had suspicions a new model was on its way, and now it's arrived. The Barnes & Noble Glowlight update has advanced the device to make it lighter, brighter... >>

Barnes & Noble to continue making Nook and Nook HD+ tablets

Barnes & Noble to continue making Nook and Nook HD+ tablets

By 24 September 2013

After Barnes & Noble dropped the prices of its Nook and Nook HD+ tablets to £79 and £129 to sell off the devices there was a lot of talk that it was pulling out of tablet production all together. News came from a financial report last July which made... >>

Barnes & Noble selling off last remaining Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets for £79 and £129

Barnes & Noble selling off last remaining Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets for £79 and £129

By 4 September 2013

Barnes & Noble has announced that it will be selling off the last remaining UK stock of its 7-inch and 9-inch tablets from £79 and £129 respectively. The Nook HD is now available for £79 for the 8GB version and £99 for the 16GB. While the Nook HD+... >>