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Microsoft to Buy Nook Media LLC For $1 Billion? Nook Running Windows by 2015?

Microsoft to Buy Nook Media LLC For $1 Billion? Nook Running Windows by 2015?

May 9, 2013 1 Comment

I have been a loyal Barnes & Noble customer for over a decade. Of course when the Nook first came out, I purchased one for myself, the wife and anyone else I could talk into getting one (even though it runs Android). Over the years however, things have changed and the Nook business isn’t looking to good. […]

Barnes & Noble Launch Nook App for Windows 8/ RT Devices

Barnes & Noble Launch Nook App for Windows 8/ RT Devices

November 14, 2012 3 Comments

Barnes & Noble has finally launched their Nook app to all Windows 8 and Windows RT devices. Your Surface, Lenovo Yoga, Samsung ATIV Tab, etc. just turned into a fully functional (and better looking) Nook. Features Shop over 3 million books, magazines, newspapers, and comics at your fingertips Free samples of books and 14-day free […]

Barnes & Noble and Microsoft Announce Nook Media LLC Partnership

Barnes & Noble and Microsoft Announce Nook Media LLC Partnership

October 4, 2012 1 Comment

  Barnes & Noble and Microsoft have announced the completion of their “strategic partnership” Nook Media LLC (BN’s digital and college wings). The press release mentions apps for Windows but nothing more than that. Can we please get a Nook RT in the works already?   Press Release: As previously announced, there is no set […]

Microsoft Looking to ‘redefine reading as we know it’ (Barnes & Noble)

Microsoft Looking to ‘redefine reading as we know it’ (Barnes & Noble)

August 29, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft is looking to ‘redefine reading as we know it’ as it notes in a recent job listing. We are a V1 team passionate about helping shape and deliver the vision for “active reading” in a world of modern content. Text, media, and interactive elements are coming together to redefine reading as we know it. […]

My Thoughts on Microsoft Surface Pricing and the Possibility of the B&N Nook RT

My Thoughts on Microsoft Surface Pricing and the Possibility of the B&N Nook RT

August 15, 2012 No Comments

Earlier this week we shared a rumor from Engadget about the Microsoft Surface RT costing only $199. Even though at that price point, demand and sales would go through the roof… I have my doubts on whether or not Microsoft would price so aggressively – especially with OEM’s to think about. Although, if Microsoft wants to make […]

Nokia Branded Marketplace Spotted Again (Barnes & Noble, Samsung to Follow?)

Nokia Branded Marketplace Spotted Again (Barnes & Noble, Samsung to Follow?)

May 10, 2012 1 Comment

Remember when we wrote about a little rumor that a Nokia branded Marketplace would be arriving soon? Well the icon has been spotted again, on this post Tango Lumia 900 from the UK. What does this mean exactly? It means that Nokia will have its own dedicated marketplace probably to house all of those Nokia exclsuive […]

Microsoft and Barnes & Noble Settle – Form New Partnership

Microsoft and Barnes & Noble Settle – Form New Partnership

April 30, 2012 2 Comments

Microsoft after some time of going to war with Barnes & Noble in the court room. They have finally settled and in grand fashion. Microsoft today announced their new partnership with Barnes & Noble where B&N will create a subsidiary which will bring together the college and digital businesses of B&N. In turn, Microsoft is […]

HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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