The Open Thread Recipe Sharing Club has a few vegetarian delights this week. Any recommendations for a $30 or less AC USB charger with 2 ports that can both output 2.1A simultaneously. Need to charge a Nook HD and Android phone at the same time. Show More Summary
When you're doing a little bit of dusting and cleaning up this weekend, remember to do a thorough job. We often clean surfaces and things that are visible, but we forget about the hidden nooks and crannies in our homes. Here are some spots you may want to tackle today: Under your cushions. Show More Summary
In every nook and cranny, nature screams at the top of her lungs that nothing lasts, that it is all passing away. Why do we long so for permanence?
Barnes & Noble surged after news broke that it was letting go of its NOOK segment's employees. Is this train of thought rational or is the company ready to go under?
How to organise your perfumes and make them look oh-so-pretty Lately I've been hell-bent on ensuring every nook and cranny in my apartment is tidy, organised and prettily displayed. This has especially been the case with my beauty products, namely my perfumes (aka my babies). Show More Summary
So you bought a Betamax VCR? And also a Nook? Here’s a strategy to avoid betting on the wrong horse again.
What makes a restaurant truly romantic? Softly lit nooks and pages of Barolo may be catnip to Cupid, but if the food is forgettable, his aim isn't the only thing that's going to be off. In expanding our list of America's most romantic...Show More Summary
Jay Yarow at Business Insider writes: Barnes & Noble laid off its Nook hardware engineers, according to a source that tipped Business Insider. The engineers were let go last Thursday, according to our source. Barnes & Noble's e-bookShow More Summary
The bookseller confirmed some layoffs in its Nook division but refused to go into further detail. Nook revenues have declined substantially over the past year.
Book vendor's move to lay off some employees from its e-reader unit raises questions about the device's future
The blue chips essentially flat as Barnes & Noble shares jumped on reports of layoffs. Meanwhile, McDonald's and Annie's fell on poor financial results
One of the things about our house which has never worked is that there's not a great place for the litter boxes. Our laundry room is too small, our bathrooms are too small for more than one, and, even if I didn't like litter boxes in...Show More Summary
The layoffs are the latest sign of the bookseller’s challenges in carrying out its digital strategy.
Barnes & Noble has laid off its Nook engineers in a bid to spend less on devices, a business it was ill-suited to from the start.
A report from Business Insider earlier today claimed that Barnes & Noble had eliminated its Nook hardware engineering staff in its entirety. Barnes & Noble has confirmed to TechCrunch that there were “job eliminations across the organization,” but stressed that they have not in fact eliminated their hardware division as first reported. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc shares rose by as much as 9.6 percent on Monday after news that the bookseller cut jobs from its team of hardware engineers working on its money-losing Nook digital books and e-reader business.
B&N desperately needs to retool if it wants a chance at catching Amazon, Apple.
Barnes & Noble's Nook was already on death's door, and things look even more grim today after news broke that the company had laid off the tablet's hardware engineers. Initially, Business Insider reported that the company had fired its entire engineering staff for the product. The company later told Ars...
How badly do Barnes & Noble investors want the retailer to ditch its struggling Nook tablet and e-reader business? The company’s shares shot up 7.6% today, with heavy volume, after Business Insider reported that it laid off the unit’s hardware engineers. Show More Summary