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Microsoft Investing $300 Million In Barnes & Noble Nook Subsidiary
2012-04-30 13:07:09

Microsoft announced this week that it will invest $300 million in Barnes & Noble's (B&N) Nook e-reader to help create a subsidiary for the bookstore's e-book and college textbook businesses. The new agreement values the Nook and textbook businesses at $1.7 billion.  B&N's shares jumped nearly 70 percent after the announcement on Monday. As Microsoft sits just months away from releasing its tablet-friendly Windows 8 operating system, the move is seen by analysts as a...

2012-03-20 23:01:09

Chasing The Cyclone by best-selling author Peter Senese is much more than a electrifying page-turner book critics are raving about: Peter Senese's novel, now available on Google, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble has been called an exceptional tool that every parent involved in a cross-cultural relationship should read, according to several renown international family lawyers. New York & Los Angeles (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 According to highly respected New York family law attorney Joel S....

2012-03-18 23:00:20

Peter Thomas Senese´s ℠Chasing The Cyclone´, now available on Amazon for Kindle Fire, Barnes & Noble for Nook, and Google Play for Android is becoming much more than a must-read legal thriller numerous critics are suggesting every parent should read. ℠Chasing The Cyclone´ is one of the most informative tools educating others about the growing plague of international parental child abduction. Los Angeles (PRWEB) March 18, 2012 According to renown New York City...

2012-03-17 23:00:17

Peter Thomas Senese's critically acclaimed, highly influential 'Chasing The Cyclone' now available on Google Play, Amazon Kindle, and Barnes & Noble Nook has had a far reaching impact on raising social awareness on international child abduction. Senese's legal thriller has had more than a few e-book readers throw their electronic reader in pure frustration as they are enraptured in Chasing The Cyclone. (PRWEB) March 17, 2012 Peter Thomas Senese's critically acclaimed page-turning...

2012-03-10 16:45:00

Peter Thomas Senese is pleased to announce that Barnes & Noble Nook readers now have the ability to purchase an e-book copy of his critically acclaimed novel Chasing The Cyclone, and in doing so, make a difference in the fight against international child abduction as 100% of the author's royalties from all Nook sales of Chasing The Cyclone will be donated to the I CARE Foundation. Los Angeles (PRWEB) March 10, 2012 Best-selling geopolitical thriller author Peter Thomas Senese and...


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Kobo Touch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Touch is an eReader device produced by Kobo Inc., from China, revealed on May 23, 2011, and released in the U.S. on June 10, 2011. It is the third generation eReader from Kobo, and contained improvements from the previous versions. The Kobo Touch included 15 free previews of select books instead of 100 public domain books that were included on the previous versions. Other improvements were an E Ink pearl screen, faster CPU, and it was smaller and lighter. The display is a six-inch...

Barnes & Noble Nook
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nook is a brand of e-reader developed by Barnes & Noble with the original device released in November 2009. It featured both Wi-Fi and AT&T 3G, with a 6 inch display and a smaller touchscreen for data input. Since then there has been multiple versions and upgrades. A Wi-Fi only version released in June 2010 and the Nook color using LCD in November 2010. The second generation Nook was released in June 2011, and in February 2012 an upgrade was released to the Wi-Fi only version....

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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