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The arrival of the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook effectively ends Barnes & Noble's ill-fated foray into hardware design. But what's in it for Samsung?
Oyster is perfect for trying out books you might never purchase, but you'll still need to buy new releases and other popular titles elsewhere.
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Best Buy's deal of the day shaves $30 off the price of this popular (and versatile) touch-powered e-reader.
Barnes & Noble has released its Nook app for Windows 8 in 31 countries outside the US.
The bookseller's Nook business generates $125 million for the nine-week holiday period -- a 60.5 percent decrease compared to last year.
Michael Huseby, who started as CFO and was promoted to president last year, will lead the bookseller's retail, college, and Nook Media operations.
The Father's Day deals are even better than they were leading up to Mother's Day, with the Nook HD at $129 and the Nook HD+ at $149.
The Nook HD and HD+ may not be fully "open" Android tablets, but they're now much more open than they were.
The bookstore operator said it will separate its retail unit from its Nook Media business.
The bookseller's devices and e-books business blames "lower average selling prices and lower device unit sales" for a more than 32 percent decrease in revenue during its fiscal second quarter.