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Get a Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch for $49.99

Best Buy's deal of the day shaves $30 off the price of this popular (and versatile) touch-powered e-reader.

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Amazon's Kindle Fire HD.

Best tablets under $200 right now

New versions of popular tablets will soon be released, and now's your chance to take advantage of price drops for last year's models.

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Another Amazon victim -- this time it's Barnes & Noble's CEO

William Lynch's departure, preceded by a losing battle pitting the Nook against Amazon's Kindle, puts more authority in the hands of the man who built up the bookseller chain as a traditional retailer.

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Microsoft's partnerships: Hits and misses

Redmond has some head-scratching strategic partnerships such as Barnes & Noble's Nook, but a few have played out decently, at least in terms of distribution.

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Does it still make sense to buy a Nook HD?

Barnes & Noble will stop making color tablets, meaning its existing inventory will be sold on the cheap. Is now the time to buy?

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The Nook Windows 8 app.

Nook Windows 8 app offers new design, discounts

The latest update to the app features a new interface, quicker performance, and a discount on certain books and magazines.

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The Nook HD+ tablet.


apparently wasn't much of an attraction to holiday shoppers.

Nook's last stand? B&N still must battle Amazon

Barnes & Noble is ceding the tablet market to larger, deeper-pocketed competitors and focusing on its digital book business. But that means going up against Amazon in a tough mano-a-mano fight.

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Barnes and Noble gets out of the tablet business, Ouya sold out online, Sony ups its music service, and Windows 8.1 gets its start button back.

Barnes & Noble leaves the tablet biz

Barnes & Noble gets out of the tablet business, Ouya sold out online, Sony ups its music service, and Windows 8.1 gets its Start button back.

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Barnes & Noble bails out on Nook tablet biz

B&N will shift manufacturing of its Nook tablet lineup to third-party partners to design co-branded tablets.

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Turn your Kindle Fire into an Android 4.2 tablet

New service N2Aos gives you the tools to easily root your Kindle Fire, and can even do it remotely if you're not a tech-savvy user. Plus: a free recovery utility.

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Apple: E-book pricing verdict could have 'chilling effect'

The three-week antitrust trial wrapped up Thursday, with both sides presenting their final arguments.

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It's a battle between two 7-inch tablets with their own ecosystems. The Barnes & Noble Nook HD gets updated with Google Play and Chrome, but is it enough to best Amazon's Kindle Fire HD?

Nook HD vs. Kindle Fire HD

It's a battle between two 7-inch tablets with their own ecosystems. The Barnes & Noble Nook HD gets updated with Google Play and Chrome, but is it enough to best Amazon's Kindle Fire HD?

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