Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

Microsoft buys stake in Nook, college textbook business

Microsoft is set to invest $300 million in Barnes and Noble's Nook business, Microsoft announced Monday. With that investment, Microsoft will have a 17.6 percent stake in a newly formed subsidiary that will handle B&N's digital and college bookstore businesses, and the partnership will result in a Nook application for Windows 8. B&N announced in January that it was exploring a "strategic separation" of its digital business.
read more


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC