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Barnes & Noble To Launch Digital Self-Publishing Program

Publishers Weekly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble is entering the self-publishing business with the summer launch of PubIt! by Barnes & Noble that will allow independent publishers and ...

Barnes & Noble CEO On Amazon, Apple And Nook Price And Market War (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble announced an unexpected change yesterday when website President William Lynch stepped up to become the new CEO of the company. He appea...

Samsung eReader, With Barnes & Noble Content, To Come Out This SPring

Engadget | Nilay Patel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Samsung still hasn't committed to a formal launch date for the e-reader line it launched at CES, but the company narrowed down the launch date from "e...

Barnes & Noble To Become E-Commerce Retailer

Publishers Weekly | Jim Milliot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble CEO Steve Riggio gave the most detailed account of how Barnes & Noble plans to navigate the digital waters in his conference call discu...

Laugh Once A Day, And Other Tips From Henning Mankell

HuffPost Citizen Reporting | Alex Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit There are a few things that bestselling crime writer Henning Mankell cannot live without. ...

The Beginning of the End... of Paper Books

Andrew Zack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Andrew Zack

If you aren't actually in publishing, don't own an eBook reader, and haven't tried to buy a book published by Macmillan from Amazon this week, you likely weren't aware that war had broken out.

Barnes & Noble Takeover? Investor Ron Burkle

BusinessWeek | Mark Clothier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble Inc. rose 9.3 percent in New York trading after the bookseller's largest outside shareholder, Ron Burkle, asked it to waive a provision...

Apple Tablet May Come With A Barnes & Noble Bookstore | Erick Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

We believe there is a good chance there will be a Barnes & Noble bookstore built into the Apple Tablet, either as one of the showcase apps which launc...

Barnes & Noble "Realignment" Confirmed

Publishers Weekly | Josie Leavitt, Co | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A spokesperson for Barnes & Noble confirmed a number of reports that there was some changes last week at Barnes &, although she couldn't pro...

Nook Weighs More Than Barnes & Noble Claims, David Pogue Discovers

The New York Times | David Pogue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This week, I discovered something that's sort of shocking, when you think about it: Barnes & Noble has been claiming that the Nook weighs less than it...

GeekGirl Reviews: E-Book Readers - Sony Reader Pocket Edition

Stephanie Vaughn Hapke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Stephanie Vaughn Hapke

If you are looking for a no-frills e-book reader that supports all the common formats and does not need wireless access, the Sony Reader Pocket Edition could be the reader for you.

Barnes And Noble Lawsuit: Spring Design Sues Over Nook eReader

Mashable | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Spring Design, makers of the Alex dual-screen eReader, are suing Barnes & Noble over their Nook eBook reader, another dual-screen device announced the...

Nook: Barnes & Noble's New E-Reader Challenges Kindle With Color Screen, Equal Pricetag

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Book seller Barnes & Noble Inc. has released its new e-book reader, the Nook. The e-reader, which has a dual-screen monochrome and color touchscree...

CES 2010: eBook Software And Apps Guide (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz and Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

eReader apps might be the only thing more confusing than eReader devices. For those who want to read on a Blackberry, iPhone, Droid, other mobile devi...

eBook Apps For Smartphones

The New York Times | DANIELLE BELOPOTOSKY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

IF you're a book lover who has a smartphone and you're not ready to spend the $260 you might on an electronic book reader, try starting with an e-read...

Publishing's Next Big Thing and Its Next Big Headache, Part I

David Colbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Colbert

A reader spends a lot of time with a book. Ads will have time to sink in. That makes the medium valuable. Google isn't getting into the book business for charity.

Nook Review: 8 Reasons You Can Finally Love eBook Readers (Thanks To Nook) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

I'm an avid reader, studied literature in school, and nerd out over tech, yet past ebook readers have left me cold. The Nook is the first reader I rea...

Barnes & Noble Ranked No. 1 In Customer Experience Index: Do You Agree?

Business Wire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world's largest bookseller, today announced that it has been ranked the number one company in Forrester Research...

The Publishers Run into Sharp Elbows

William Petrocelli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
William Petrocelli

Many familiar independent booksellers are gone, and they've been replaced by big-box retailers with far sharper elbows. At the moment, they -- not the publishers -- appear to be controlling the book business.

Free eBooks For Kindle: How To Find Them

CNET | John P. Falcone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

[F]ear not, Kindle owners: you too have access to many of the ... public domain titles, numbering in the thousands. The problem is finding them. While...

The Writer-in-Chief

Steve Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Steve Ross

Dreams from My Father had received a few impressive blurbs and favorable reviews, but had sold only a few thousand copies, so had been out of print for years.

Barnes & Noble E-Reader: First Pictures Leaked (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As we reported before, the "e-reader wars" are going to be heating up given that book retailer Barnes and Noble's new, branded e-reader is looming on ...

Book Sales Down During Holidays At Barnes And Noble: Is It A Trend?

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes and Noble book sales were reportedly down this holiday season. Sales during the nine-week holiday shopping period, November 1, 2009, to January...

Borders, Barnes & Noble Experience Major Losses

Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Things aren't looking good for big booksellers Borders and Barnes & Noble. The AP reports that both chains have posted major losses for this quarter, ...

Barnes & Noble And James Patterson Team Up For In-Store Kids' Book Recommendations, alex cross, witch and wizard, swimsuit

CNN Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barnes & Noble, Inc. continues its storied tradition of making books and reading more accessible to kids with its newest addition to the Children's se...