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Nook Media finalizes $89.5 million Pearson investment

The deal will see Pearson obtain a 5 percent stake in Nook Media, the division that handles Barnes & Noble's Nook operation.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Nook Media draws $89.5M Pearson investment

Publisher Pearson takes a minority stake in Barnes & Noble's digital media subsidiary. The new arrangement is geared at least in part toward online learning.

By Dec. 28, 2012

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Pearson, Bertelsmann team up with eye on digital books

Joint venture will pool resources of Penguin and Random House to create a new publishing house and propel the firms into a digital age.

By Oct. 29, 2012

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Denied: A Tribute to David Pearson

Roughly a week ago the first honorees of the NASCAR Hall of Fame were announced, and to the surprise of many the inductee list did not include David Pearson. Today's video takes a look at the background and highlights of the legendary "Silver Fox".

By Oct. 20, 2009

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Twitter names first female board member

Twitter hopes appointing former Pearson CEO Marjorie Scardino to its board will put some angry Tweeters to rest -- at least for awhile.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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British spy unit reportedly hit Anonymous with DDoS attacks

A UK communications intelligence agency unit used a popular cyberattack method against hacktivist groups, according to documents Edward Snowden supplied to NBC News.

By Feb. 4, 2014

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Boeing test-flies another maritime surveillance aircraft

It's not just the P-8A Poseidon that's keeping Boeing busy. The defense giant also has plans to put some of that technology into a modified Challenger business jet.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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Twitter's board of directors: Tweeters need not apply

Half of Twitter's board members don't appear to have much interest in tweeting themselves.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Google Play hits the books in time for fall semester

College students could save money by renting or buying digital textbooks through Google Play store.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Apple changes bylaws, facing criticism over diversity

The company says it is "actively seeking" qualified women and minorities to add to its board.

By Jan. 6, 2014