Quantcast

Latest Barnes & Noble Stories

E-Reader And Tablet Ownership Nearly Doubled Over The Holidays
2012-01-23 13:26:30

Smartphones weren’t the only high-tech device being stuffed into stockings en masse over the holidays. According to a recent study, the number of people who own tablets and e-readers almost doubled between mid-December and January.

Barnes & Noble Slashes Forecast, May Spin Off Nook Business
2012-01-06 05:31:00

Barnes & Noble Inc. slashed its Nook sales forecast on Thursday, and surprised investors by saying it was considering spinning off its digital business in an attempt to regain profitability amid the growing popularity of digital books and magazines.

Nook Color Gets Largest Ever Upgrade, Adds Netflix, Flixster
2011-12-13 05:51:42

Barnes & Noble released a major software update on Monday to its Nook Color, adding many of the features now found in the Nook Tablet.

Barnes & Noble Announces New Tablet
2011-11-07 12:26:18

Barnes & Noble officially announced its Nook Tablet on Monday in an attempt to compete with Amazon's new Kindle Fire and Apple's dominating iPad 2.


Latest Barnes & Noble Reference Libraries

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....

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
chauffeuse
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.
Related