The company’s position appears to be, it could have been worse. Barnes & Noble’s bookstores and online service generated revenues of $1.1B i n the nine weeks ending December 28, it says today. That’s down 6.6% vs the period last year. Show More Summary
Barnes & Noble's Nook tablet was once seen as a viable competitor to Amazon's Kindle, but now it's basically irrelevant. Barnes & Noble announced Thursday that sales of Nook products plunged 61% this holiday season. The company blamed its poor sales on competition from Apple's iPad and its own failure to release a new tablet. Show More Summary
Revenue in the Nook division, which includes digital content and devices, fell 60 percent, will sales in its bookstores dropped 6.6 percent, the company said.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc on Thursday reported a 5.5 percent decrease in comparable sales at its bookstores and on its website over the holiday period, caused largely by a drop in the number of Nook e-reader devices so...
Michael Huseby will take the role immediately; post has been vacant since July when CEO William Lynch left the company
Former Cablevision CFO Micheal Huseby takes over the top job at the struggling bookseller. Barnes and Noble promoted Michael Huseby, the head of its Nook digital division, to CEO, the company announced on Wednesday. The announcement came one day ahead of the retailer reporting its holiday sales. Show More Summary
The president and CEO of the book retailer's NOOK business unit gets his second promotion in less than two years.
Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc. has tapped Michael P. Huseby, head of its Nook digital division, to be chief executive of the entire company.
Book seller Barnes & Noble has promoted the head of its Nook business to chief executive of company. The company says Michael Huseby will take the role immediately. The prost has been vacant... To view the full story, click the title link.
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
The Jamaica government says it wants the entire population to have access to the Internet and has appealed to local providers to ensure that it is achieved. “We need Internet access to all the nooks and crannies of Jamaica, to where the more than 1,100 public schools are by 2015, and we really have to […]
If you're yearning for an office nook but don't have extra room to spare, you'll appreciate House Tweaking blogger Dana's creative solution. Allow us to introduce you to the dresker - a dresser-meets-desk hybrid that transforms a bedroom...Show More Summary
It's in their nature: kids love to hide. Some kids hide under the table, some under a blanket fort. And some really lucky ducks have dedicated hideouts at home. Here are ten examples that we wrote about this past year. They range from the very easy and do-able to the more elaborate and fantastical. READ MORE »
Photo via Inhabit Tiny homes: every time you think you've gotten your fill of ogling a transcendently cozy nook, the next one pops into view, humblebragging about its abject paucity of square footage—and, well, here we are all over....
Having played around with multiple ebook readers, I still found myself contemplating the least expensive ebook reader I could find at my favorite brick-n-mortar bookstore, Barnes and Noble. Since I've invested in ebooks--with my first generation Nook--I was looking to stay inside of the proprietary ebook world BN.com has built (uh, no). Show More Summary
Shortly after moving into their Chinook, Washington home, Meg and Josh decided to tackle a big project: transforming their existing laundry room and breakfast room into a single, open mudroom/breakfast nook combo. READ MORE »
As you can see, if you’re by a window or outside or watching local television or looking at a weather app on your iPhone, e-reader, Galaxy 7, Marble XT Nova HD, Nook, Kindle, Kindle 4S, Nook 4S, Nook Flame, Samsung Xperience 3D-4S-3,...Show More Summary
Q: We bought a 90-year old home and there are two odd nooks in the guest bedrooms — the angle is because of the roof line. Any thoughts about how to deal with these spaces? READ MORE »
I was recently in Los Angeles at a MoCa type gala. Herbie Hancock was in attendance. Whilst attaining pâté to spread on a cracker in the snack nook, I realized I was standing next to him. There were tall, flowing white curtains. Herbie was attaining himself some sort of pâté as well, and he turned and said hello. Show More Summary
"What I think the homosexuals are doing is pressing into every nook and cranny of civil society. [We must] impose God’s laws upon our systems, especially our political systems. God’s laws require that we prosecute homosexuals who are caught in the act of homosexuality or the act of sodomy on the basis of two or three witnesses. Show More Summary