The deal will see Pearson obtain a 5 percent stake in Nook Media, the division that handles Barnes & Noble's Nook operation.
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.
Joint venture will pool resources of Penguin and Random House to create a new publishing house and propel the firms into a digital age.
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".
Twitter hopes appointing former Pearson CEO Marjorie Scardino to its board will put some angry Tweeters to rest -- at least for awhile.
E-book platform Inkling has new deals with Pearson and Elsevier, a new $16 million funding round, and has hired new execs.
Harry Pearson, who coined the term "high end," spoke at the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, held last week in Denver.
Harriet Pearson discusses data protection legislation, the need for a balanced view regarding data breach notification, and why Asian regulators should not "photocopy" European law books.
Open source is not about cost. It's about innovation and flexibility, argues Steve Pearson in his keynote at the Open Source Business Conference.
Futurists are predicting that within 10 years, we'll have TVs perched on our eyeballs. Is this a good thing? Ian Pearson also believes that we'll have a curious kind of digital tattoo.