Barnes & Noble Nook News
Apple Set to Release Smartwatch
The tech company aims to issue the iWatch in time for the holiday season.
Barnes & Noble to Spin Off Nook E-Reader
The bookseller’s shares went up after the announcement they would split the Nook business.
Corporate Profits Boost Surging Stocks
Morning Money Memo… The stock market has done it again – breaking records. More than 30 times this year the Dow Jones Index and the S&P 500 have closed at new all-time highs. The Dow rose 111 points Tuesday. Futures rose again this morning. The...
Barnes and Noble CEO Resigns
Morning Business Memo: Three years after being hired to revive the sagging fortunes of America’s biggest bookseller, the CEO of Barnes & Noble Inc. has resigned. William Lynch’s departure follows another sorry chapter for the retailer. Days ago Barnes & Noble reported that sales plummeted...
Dismal Results at Barnes & Noble
Morning Business Memo… Barnes & Noble is pulling back on its big bet to compete against Apple and Amazon in the tablet wars. The country’s largest bookseller, which spent heavily on the Nook, says it will stop making its own color touch screen tablets, farming...
Amazon Introduces Amazon Coins -- Virtual Currency for Buying Apps and Games
Amazon's New Virtual Currency Lets You Buy Apps and Games on the Kindle Fire
Dollar Strengthens Against Japanese Yen
Futures up this morning looking to close at a record week even better and on the way it started futures. Driven mostly by gains in Europe and Asian markets and I want to bring in Jeff MacKey from Yahoo! finance Jeff big smile on your face this Friday morning. Absolutely all's right in the world
Microsoft Bidding for Barnes and Noble's Nook ?
Morning Business Memo… Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS) soared 24 percent after a report from TechCrunch that Microsoft (MSFT) is considering a bid for the retailer’s Nook e-book business. According to internal documents cited by the website, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the...
TechBytes: Nook , Amazon
In today's tech is Microsoft getting into the e-book business the companies reportedly thinking about purchasing. Nothing media LLC's digital content for a whopping one billion dollars there has been speculation that Barnes & Noble will stop making the YouTube has launched a new paid subscription
Earl: World's First Solar-Powered Backcountry Survival Tablet
Jon Perry says his inspiration behind making a tough, reliable and rugged expedition gadget came from his long-time outdoorsy companion – his dog Earl. Now the world’s first backcountry survival tablet, also named Earl, is in development and asking for some crowdsourcing support. Through June...