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Samsung, Barnes & Noble team up on tablet design

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?

By June 5, 2014

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Microsoft, Nook redo deal; no Microsoft e-reader in the works

It looks like the Nook Windows 8 app may be superseded by a Microsoft reading app. But the planned Nook Windows Phone app is seemingly tabled.

By March 13, 2014

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Surveilling the new year: The NSA story moves into 2014

The end of 2013 saw a rush of big NSA news, from a judge calling an agency program "almost Orwellian" to a bevy of tech stars talking reform at the White House. What lies ahead?

By December 30, 2013

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Saving the Net from the surveillance state: Glenn Greenwald speaks up (Q&A)

The man to whom Edward Snowden entrusted his NSA documents isn't content just to save the Bill of Rights and reinvent journalism. He also wants to stop the Internet from becoming history's most dangerous spy tool.

By December 6, 2013

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NSA foe Greenwald whips his new media venture into shape

With the help of eBay founder and billionaire Pierre Omidyar, Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke the NSA story this summer, is putting together what he hopes is a newsgathering dream team.

By November 16, 2013

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T-Mobile kicks off MetroPCS shift-over with new phones

MetroPCS customers can now get LG's Optimus L9 and Samsung's Galaxy Exhibit over HSPA+.

By June 14, 2013

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Should Microsoft purchase Nook Media assets?

A report claims Microsoft is considering buying the Barnes & Noble Nook Media venture for $1 billion. Are there any signs indicating this is in the cards?

By May 8, 2013

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Barnes & Noble's Nook business up 34 percent last fiscal year

Company says it generated revenue of $933 million during the 2012 fiscal year, up from $695 million in the prior year. But other financial details create a shakier image.

By June 19, 2012

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Barnes & Noble shares soar on Microsoft deal

The Nook maker's stock rose to $26 at open today, doubling its Friday closing price. Shares cooled off a bit as the morning moved along, but not by all that much.

By April 30, 2012

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Could Microsoft-B&N deal foretell Windows 8-powered Nook?

Microsoft and Barnes & Noble just became unlikely allies, and ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley thinks that could pave the way for a Nook reader running the next version of Windows.

By April 30, 2012