Samsung puts a Nook spin on its Galaxy Tab 4, Sharp launches a smartphone with an eye-catching design, and Uber takes on Google and Amazon with an instant-delivery service.
As part of the bookseller's Discovery Weekend, you'll be able to pick up its Nook-branded Samsung tablets for $50 or $100 less.
The bookstore operator said it will separate its retail unit from its Nook Media business.
The Nook HD+ is a low-price, quality entry point into the world of tablets, especially now that it has full Google Play support.
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.
The Barnes & Noble Nook HD's sharp screen and comfortable body make it an ideal tablet choice, especially for reading books, magazines and watching movies. Google Play now only adds to the allure.
In its latest quarter, the bookseller narrows its adjusted losses in its struggling Nook digital division by $50 million.
The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook is a rebranded Samsung tablet that should please fans of Barnes & Noble's Nook marketplace.
Mahesh Veerina, president of the bookseller's Nook consumer business, says its strategy for selling Nook devices remains intact, even as the company plans to split in 2015.
Barnes & Noble and Samsung have partnered up to offer a fresh new tablet/e-reader hybrid. Join us as we live blog from the special event in New York City.