» Subscribe Today!
More of what you want to know.
The Daily News
X

Forgot your password?
Skip Navigation LinksHome >
VOL. 129 | NO. 110 | Friday, June 06, 2014

Barnes & Noble to Make Nook Tablets With Samsung

AP

Print | Front Page | Email this story | Comments ()

NEW YORK (AP) – Barnes & Noble says that it is teaming up with Samsung to develop Nook tablets.

The deal will allow the bookseller to focus on developing its Nook digital software and away from building its own tablets.

The device will be a 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 with Nook's digital reading software already on it. The tablet will be available at Barnes & Noble's 700 U.S. stores in early August. A price for the device will be announced then.

Barnes & Noble says it will continue to make and sell its $99 Nook GlowLight e-readers and provide customer support.

The company also says it is moving its Nook employees out of its Palo Alto, California, offices to save money. Employees are expected to move to a smaller space in Santa Clara, California, by July.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Sign-Up For Our Free Email Edition
Get the news first with our daily email


 
Blog Get more from The Daily News
Blog News, Training & Events
RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 92 388 9,204
MORTGAGES 119 513 12,365
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 98 2,526
BUILDING PERMITS 0 960 20,801
BANKRUPTCIES 77 338 7,964
BUSINESS LICENSES 14 91 3,315
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 180 695 11,718
MARRIAGE LICENSES 33 147 2,815

Weekly Edition

Issues | About

The Memphis News: Business, politics, and the public interest.