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2011-11-07 11:00:00

LOS GATOS, Calif. and NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) today announced that the new Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) NOOK Tablet will ship with Netflix preinstalled, providing Netflix members a new device on which to enjoy instant access to unlimited movies and TV episodes streaming from Netflix. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/SF81638LOGO) The new NOOK Tablet will provide a unique experience for Netflix members, by allowing them...

Barnes & Noble Expected To Unveil New Nook Color Next Week
2011-11-01 05:29:33

Barnes & Noble is expected to unveil a new Nook Color e-reader during an upcoming Tablet Event on November 7th, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. The book retailer sent out invitations to the event, asking journalists and analysts to attend a news conference for a "very special announcement" that day. Some believe the event, which is set to begin at 9:30 ET Monday morning in New York, is Barnes & Noble´s response to Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablet, which will...

2011-10-25 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- San Francisco Bay Area Author Barbara Freethy has sold over one million units of her self-published titles in 2011. Unlike independently published authors who publish at the $0.99 price point to fuel sales, Freethy's books are primarily priced between $2.99 and $5.99. Her self-published books come from her extensive backlist, whose rights were reverted after the books went out of print. Freethy repackaged the books and put them on sale again,...

2011-10-13 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartoon Network, a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.), Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and Simon & Schuster announced today a collaboration to promote bullying prevention during October's National Bullying Prevention Month. The promotion expands the reach of Cartoon Network's Stop Bullying: Speak Up initiative into the more than 700 Barnes & Noble retail stores nationwide, online at Barnes & Noble.com...

2011-10-10 06:50:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The groundswell of support for Presidential hopeful turned front-runner and serious contender Herman Cain has spawned a new Nashville-based recording artists, entertainment community and actors support group, "Artists Raising Cain." Cofounder and Spokesman Rick Monroe and members of the "Artists Raising Cain" organization will appear for the first time together with Mr. Cain at his Nashville book signing today, Monday, October 10th at Barnes...

2011-10-05 08:15:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HarperCollins Children's Books, Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and First Book announced today the launch of the "If You Give a Child a Book" program, a promotion with the goal of donating up to 60,000 books from a selection of young adult and children's titles. The program celebrates the October 4, 2011 publication of IF YOU GIVE A DOG A DONUT, the ninth installment in the #1 New York Times bestselling If You Give... book(TM) series by...

Barnes & Noble Forecasts Strong Nook Growth
2011-08-31 04:50:09

  Barnes & Noble Inc. said on Tuesday that it had narrowed its net loss during its fiscal first quarter, which ended July 30, as sales of its Nook e-book reader and e-books helped offset lower physical book sales. The largest U.S. bookstore chain forecast sales of its Nook e-reader and e-books would more than double this fiscal year to $1.8 billion, and said book sales would get a boost from the closure of rival Borders. The company reported a loss of $56.6 million, or 99...

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2011-08-09 10:18:32

A back-to-school promotion from Barnes & Noble is looking to assist students with the upcoming school year. Purchase any new NOOK e-reader and the bookstore will offer you $100 in free books and study tools. The new limited-time promotion includes a complimentary academic content package with purchase of The All-New NOOK or NOOK Color today through September 11. Students -- and anyone who wants to catch up on the classics -- can enjoy a free collection of 12 Barnes & Noble Classics...

2011-07-27 08:00:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, and Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world's largest bookseller, today announced that OfficeMax will be adding The All-New NOOK, The Simple Touch Reader and NOOK Color Reader's Tablet to its growing selection of innovative technology products. The award-winning, critically acclaimed NOOK devices and related accessories will be available...

2011-06-24 06:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker & Taylor, the world's largest distributor of physical and digital books, and Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world's largest bookseller, announced at the American Library Association Annual Conference that the companies will partner to build awareness among NOOK customers that digital books are available for loan from local libraries, and to provide all library patrons with a seamless method for borrowing eBooks and other...


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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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