Topic: Barnes & Noble Inc.
Barnes & Noble says it had record sales on its Nook device but that the Nook Simple Touch sales numbers were less than projected.
Amazon has promised to issue a software update for its Kindle Fire tablet. Is this the fix that Kindle Fire owners have been waiting for?
12/12/2011 10:00 pm
If Mom and Dad want to use an an iPad, why shouldn't Junior get a tablet computer, too? Many parents appear to be following that line of reasoning, judging by the popularity of tablet-style toys and gadgets this holiday season. Not that everyone loves the idea. Many child-development experts say it's best for kids not to have too much "screen time" each day, for one thing. At the same time, there's a long tradition of kids using gadgets modeled on those used by adults. For shoppers weighing a purchase, here's a look at five options that have been reviewed by Consumer Reports or other reviewers.
12/11/2011 01:50 pm
Looking for a cookbook that delivers – in equal shares – rigor, wit, and great recipes? "The Food52 Cookbook" may become your new best friend.
12/09/2011 06:05 am
The Dow fell 25 points to close at 12020 after soaring nearly 500 points on Wednesday.
12/01/2011 05:25 pm
Penguin Group – citing security problems – has put a hold on the distribution of new e-books to libraries.
11/22/2011 12:01 pm
The Nook tablet is here. But how does the Nook hold up against the new Kindle Fire?
11/17/2011 12:48 am
The bookseller may be announcing a Nook device intended go head to head with the Kindle Fire – if such a thing is possible.
11/02/2011 03:39 pm
The move by The Wall Street Journal follows the inclusion of e-books in lists by the New York Times and USA Today.
10/28/2011 01:06 pm
Kobo debuts its Vox tablet – a low-priced Android it hopes will take on Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet.
10/20/2011 02:53 pm