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NOOK Launches The B&N Sync Up! Program

2 weeks agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

NOOK Media LLC has announced the launch of B&N Sync Up! The executives have curated a selection of paperbacks for this new in-store program. Customers who buy one of these books can purchase the NOOK eBook edition of that same title for $4.99. Show More Summary

B&N’s Nook Partners With ESI Media on UK Literacy Push

2 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble’s Nook Media has forged a partnership with ESI Media, the commercial department of The London Evening Standard and The Independent, for an initiative that promotes reading in London schools with low literacy rates. The Get...Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Teams With Samsung on New Galaxy Tab Nook

3 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble has still not given up hope on digital reading devices. More than a year after a failed collaboration between Microsoft and Nook, the company’s Nook Media division has partnered with Samsung to create a new co-branded Samsung...Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Teams With Samsung on Co-Branded Tablets

6 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble's Nook Media has teamed up with Samsung Electronics America to develop a line of co-branded Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook tablets. The collection of tablets will marry Samsung Galaxy Tab's hardware with Nook's software. The 7-inch version of the tablet is slated to ship in August. Show More Summary

POLITICO’s Kenneth Vogel Goes All This Town on American Politics in Big Money

6 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

In book stores like Kindle and Nook today, find POLITICO Chief Investigative Reporter Kenneth P. Vogel's latest BIG MONEY: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp—on the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics, which explores...Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Releases Self-Publishing Tools in Europe

8 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble’s digital publishing arm NOOK Media has officially introduced its self-publishing platform NOOK Press to authors and publishers in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Belgium. Using the platform, authors and publishers can self-publish their books in these territories. Show More Summary

Nook to Launch Nook Press in UK

8 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble’s digital arm Nook has plans to introduce its self-publishing platform to authors in the UK tomorrow, according to reports. To support the launch, the retailer is a marquee sponsor at the Oxford Literary Festival thisShow More Summary

Vook Releases New Author Dashboard For Tracking eBook Sales

9 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Digital publishing platform Vook has introduced a new dashboard for authors and content owners to track eBook sales called Author Control. The tool pulls sales data from Amazon, Amazon KDP, iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Nook Press, Kobo Writing...Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Gets Acquisition Offer From G Asset Management

9 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Private investment management firm G Asset Management (GAM) has offered to buy 51% of Barnes & Noble, Inc., valuing the company at $22 per share. GAM has also made an alternative offer to acquire 51% of the Nook segment, valuing the segment at $5 per share. Show More Summary

NOOK Tests Free eBook Promotion in Australia

10 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble’s NOOK Media is running a limited-time free eBook and magazine promotion through the NOOK app for Windows 8.1 in Australia. Customers that install the app as a new user and then sign in with a Microsoft account will get access to five free books and five free magazines. Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Has Appointed Michael P. Huseby as CEO

11 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Barnes & Noble has appointed Michael P. Huseby as its new CEO effective immediately. The book retailer has not had a CEO since William Lynch has resigned in July. Huseby has been serving as CEO of NOOK Media ever since Lynch left. In...Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble’s Nook See 32% Staggering Decline in Business

12 months agoMedia / Publishing : eBookNewser

It seems like Barnes & Noble’s Nook is performing as poorly as expected. The book retailer announced its second quarter financial results which showed major declines from last year’s sales – $109 million compared to last year’s $160Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Has a New Nook GlowLight $119 eReader

Barnes’ & Noble’s Nook Media has introduced a new eReader called the Nook GlowLight. Despite concerns about the business and the departure of the company’s CEO, the company seems to be holding on for another holiday season. The $119 Nook GlowLight is a 6.5 inch eInk Pearl Display eReader with a backlit screen. Show More Summary

Job Moves at Counterpoint Press, Nook, Crown & Scholastic

A number of publishing job changes were announced this week. Dan Smetanka will serve as executive editor at Counterpoint Press. Prior to this, he held the position of editor-at-large. As an editor, he acquires both fiction and nonfiction manuscripts for the Counterpoint and Soft Skull imprints. continued… New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.

College Newspapers Now Available on Nook

College students who are back to school can now read their campus’ newspapers on their Nook. Barnes & Noble’s Nook Media arm announced today that it will distribute digital newspapers from leading colleges and universities from across the U.S. Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble partners with UWIRE to sell college newspapers on Nook

Barnes & Noble is now selling digital editions of college newspapers through Nook.

GigaOM Show: Samsung watch secrets spilled! B&N’s Nook not killed! word2vec has us thrilled!

On this week's show we give you the scoop on Samsung's watch, ponder if the Nook is cooked and learn all about deep learning.

Barnes & Noble Reports 20% Decline in Nook Revenues

Barnes & Noble reported that its Nook business which includes devices, digital content sales and accessories, earned revenues of $153 million for the first quarter 2014, down 20.2% from a year ago. Here is the breakdown from the press...Show More Summary

Bad earnings for Barnes & Noble: Nook revenues plunge 20%; Riggio bails on stores

Barnes & Noble delivered another bad earnings report on Tuesday. Nook revenues plunged 20.2 percent, and revenue across the business was down 8.5 percent overall. Chairman Leonard Riggio is also abandoning his plan to buy up Barnes & Noble's retail stores and take them private.

Barnes & Noble Releases Nook Video Apps

Barnes & Noble subsidiary Nook Media has introduced a new line of Nook video apps for iOS, Android and Roku devices. The app allows users to purchase and stream video through their devices from the Nook content library. They can stream...Show More Summary

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