Barnes & Noble will acquire all of Microsoft's stake in Nook Media for $62.4 million in cash and 2.7 million shares of B&N stock.
Commentary: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have both brought key software to alternative devices that have a solid footing. But just one has a clear-cut edge.
The new 10.1-inch device launches with an introductory price of $300 and includes over $200 in Nook content.
The latest figures show that sales of games on discs staggered during the holidays, continuing a trend that persisted throughout the year.
In its latest quarter, the bookseller narrows its adjusted losses in its struggling Nook digital division by $50 million.
While Microsoft is going for a consistent software experience across all devices, it will have a specific version for devices with a screen size smaller than 8 inches.
A college friend of Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht testifies against him during the trial's second week.
This year at CES, smartphones catered to the selfie generation more than ever.
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.