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Barnes & Noble Launches The Nook GlowLight 3
These days our phones and tablets can do so much, from surfing the web, listening to music, playing games, editing photos, videos, and etc. This is why when it comes to dedicated devices like e-readers, it does appear to be created for a very specific audience in mind. If that audience is you, then you’ll be interested to learn that Barnes & Noble has a new e-reader for you.

Barnes & Noble Announces Recall Of NOOK Tablet 7” Power Adapter
Late last year the folks at Barnes & Noble announced a new tablet in the form of the NOOK Tablet 7”. Unfortunately as it turns out less than 3 months after its launch, there are some issues with its power adapter that has forced the company to announce and launch a power adapter recall program.

Latest Barnes & Noble Tablet Recalled Due To Faulty Chargers
Barnes & Noble launched its $50 Nook Tablet 7″ late last year. It was a unique device, one that the company released after years of selling co-branded Samsung tablets. Reports started surfacing a few days ago that the product has been the subject of a massive recall even though the company didn’t confirm anything about it. Barnes & Noble has now confirmed why it’s taking the tablet off of shelves.

Barnes & Noble Launches $50 Nook Tablet
Barnes & Noble basically gave up on making its own hardware a couple of years ago when it decided to team up with Samsung to launch co-branded Nook tablets. Samsung provided its Galaxy Tab tablets while Nook installed its custom software and slapped its branding. That’s how it has been for the past couple of years but the company is now back with a new $50 Nook tablet.

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Upcoming B&N Tablet Might Have Support For Google Play Store
Barnes & Noble may not be making its own tablets anymore but it’s still putting out new models in collaboration with other hardware manufacturers like Samsung. FCC filings reveal that a new Nook-branded tablet is in the pipeline and it just might have support for the Google Play Store as well. If that’s true, it’s going to be welcomed by people who purchase these co-branded tablets because Barnes & Noble […]

Barnes & Noble Launches The Samsung Galaxy Tab A Nook
Barnes & Noble has launched a new tablet today as part of its partnership with Samsung. There was a time when this company was making its own tablets but when that proved to no longer be feasible it decided to release co-branded tablets with Samsung. So basically, it’s a Samsung tablet with Barnes & Noble software. That’s precisely what its new offering is and it’s called the Samsung Galaxy Tab […]

Barnes & Noble Shutting Down Nook App And Video Stores
Barnes & Noble is going to stop digital sales through its app and video stores later this month. According to a report, the company is going to stop digital sales through Nook App and Video stores from March 15th and customers who have bought content from either of the two stores have until then to download their apps and media content one last time.

GlowLight Plus Is Barnes & Noble's First Waterproof E-Reader
Barnes & Noble tried its hand at making e-readers but its line of products wasn’t as successful as the Kindle for example, forcing the company to discontinue the Nook and Nook HD+, and then partnering with Samsung to create new Nooks which are essentially Samsung tablets with custom B&N software. The Nook GlowLight is one of the company’s own e-readers which was first released about two years back and today B&N […]

Barnes & Noble Introduces New Readouts Feature
If you’re trying to look for a good book to read, sometimes browsing entire libraries can be a daunting task. Synopsis on the back of the books aren’t really reliable either because sometimes the premise of the book is more exciting than its actual content. This is why the folks at Barnes & Noble have announced a new feature called Readouts.The idea behind the feature is to provide bite-sized content […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Nook Is The Latest Barnes & Noble Tablet
Barnes & Noble got out of the business of making its own tablets a long time ago but it found a way to work around the very expensive process of making your own hardware. B&N decided that it will team up with Samsung and use the company’s tablets as a base on which it will offer exclusive software that provides users with an experience they can’t get on any other […]

Galaxy Tab S2 Nook From Barnes & Noble Launched
Barnes & Noble today announced the launch of a new Nook tablet, it’s not the company’s own hardware as before rather it’s customizing a tablet from Samsung with its own software. The Galaxy Tab S2 Nook has been launched today, it’s called the “best ever Nook” which features B&N’s reading and entertainment software.

Barnes & Noble Rumored To Support new 8-Inch Device
Do you think that certain companies just do not have the right kind of mojo when it comes to a certain market niche? We are now hearing whispers of Barnes & Noble (B&N) working on support for a brand new device that measures 8” in size, although details are still extremely scant at the moment since we have yet to see any kind of new submissions over at the FCC, […]

Barnes & Noble To Shutter International Nook Store
When it comes to e-books and e-readers, there is a good chance your mind might jump to Amazon and their Kindle devices. This isn’t to say that there aren’t other companies who have similar devices and ecosystems, it’s just that Amazon’s dominance is rather overpowering, so much so that it looks like Barnes & Noble will be calling it a day as far as their international Nook store is concerned.In […]

Barnes & Noble Nook Sales Declined 55% During Holiday Season
The holiday season is usually one of the most lucrative times for many consumer electronics companies. That’s because shoppers are out in full force, picking up new things for themselves and as gifts for friends and family. Its no surprise that many companies see strongest sales during these weeks but the reality was different for Barnes and Noble it seems. As per a new report B&N Nook division’s sales dipped […]

Sync Up Launched
Both Barnes & Noble and NOOK Media have announced that they recently introduced a brand new program that is known as Sync Up, where Sync Up is touted to deliver a rather generous discount when it comes to select eBooks whenever you decide to pick up a paperback copy of the same title, now how about that? I suppose one can somewhat equate this to a kind of Barnes & […]

Samsung Teams Up With Barnes & Noble For Another Tablet
Barnes & Noble may not have developed a tablet of its own for quite some time now but its relationship with Samsung seems to be flourishing quite nicely. Both companies have already released one Nook-branded tablet and today they’re out with another one: the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1. As you would expect the hardware end is all Samsung while the tablet comes with some software tweaks courtesy of Barnes & […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Will Be Shown Off On 20th August
Back in June, Samsung and Barnes & Noble announced a partnership in which they would release co-branded tablets, the first of which was the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook. Given that Barnes & Noble have ceased production of their Nook tablets, essentially ceding their market share to the likes of Amazon, we guess this is one way for the company to remain relevant in the tablet/e-book world.That being said, CNET […]

Barnes & Noble Fired Nook Engineering Staff [Rumor]
Its no secret that Barnes & Noble’s hardware division hasn’t performed too spectacularly in recent quarters, in fact the future of this very division is at best uncertain. Business Insider has been tipped off by a source that B&N has actually fired all of its Nook hardware engineering staff. According to the source, the entire staff was laid off last Thursday, following the dismissal of Bill Saperstein in January. Saperstein was […]

Barnes & Noble Sees Dismal Nook Sales During Holiday Season
Barnes & Noble today reported its holiday sales results from the nine-week period that ended on December 28th. While most major companies saw record breaking sales throughout the holiday season, B&N wasn’t able to replicate their success. In fact, its Nook business lost quite a bit of ground that it had gained around the same period in 2012. Total revenue from Nook, which includes accessories and devices sales as well as […]

Barnes & Noble Continue To Work On NOOK Tablets
Barnes & Noble does not seem as though they are going to stop work on NOOK tablets down the road, despite what looked as though they were going to stop the manufacturing of color NOOK tablets such as the NOOK HD and NOOK HD+. In fact, it was earlier this year in June that Barnes & Noble announced plans that they would stop production of its NOOK tablet range, despite […]