Topic: Nook

Amazon and Barnes & Noble Pull 'Buy' Links From Apps

Apple is starting to enforce its new app guidelines

In the latest development in Apple’s contentious relationship with booksellers, the country’s two biggest e-book retailers—Amazon and Barnes & Noble—have stopped selling their wares directly to customers through their Apple…

E-Readers Captivate Adults

Report shows e-reader ownership by U.S. adults doubles

Adults in the United States are warming to the idea of cracking the virtual spine of the latest best sellers. New research shows the number of adults in the U.S.…

Burkle's Barnes & Noble Investment a Big Mistake, Says 'N.Y. Post'

The billionaire missed out on a recent stock surge

Ron Burkle's made a major blunder with his recent Barnes & Noble investment, says the New York Post. According to a regulatory filing, the billionaire investor dropped $11 million on…

Amazon's Publishing Plans Cause Rivals Some Unease

Traditional publishers wary of big hire

Earlier in the week, Amazon announced that it was hiring Laurence Kirshbaum, the former CEO of Time Warner Book Group, to head a new publishing imprint. This seems like an…

John Malone Explains Barnes & Noble Bid

Liberty Media chairman cites Sirius experience, future of the Nook

John Malone, the chairman of Liberty Media, explained why his company made a buyout bid for Barnes & Noble valuing it at $1 billion. The decision came down to Liberty's…