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Not dead yet: Barnes & Noble says a new Nook Color tablet is coming

The bookseller wants back in after taking a year off.

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Don't pay more for holiday shipping than you did for the presents

Here are holiday shipping deadlines that you need to meet -- to save money or to save your neck when you wait too long to get a present on the move.

Barnes & Noble outs a thinner, eye-friendlier Nook GlowLight

Barnes & Noble's revamped Nook GlowLight is an e-reader evolved to stand out in a world gone tablet crazy.

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Reports of Nook's death have been greatly exaggerated

Barnes & Noble has apparently reversed its trend toward partnering on Nook hardware and will keep building (and cutting the prices of) its e-readers.

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Barnes & Noble backtracks, decides to keep designing Nook tablets after all

A new CEO for Barnes & Noble has apparently brought new ideas for the struggling Nook tablet business along with him.

Barnes & Noble continues slashing prices, reduces backlit Nook e-reader to $100

The awkwardly named Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight now undercuts both Amazon and Kobo's backlit e-readers.

Nook tablet price cuts extended indefinitely, but why?

Barnes & Noble will keep discounts going on its Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets, citing the “fantastic success” of Father’s Day sales.

Barnes & Noble's Nook HD adds Google Play store

Barnes & Noble is adding the Google Play store to HD versions of its Nook tablet, in a bid to counter slowing sales of its devices.

Scaling back the Nook e-reader would be bad news for book publishers

If Barnes & Noble slows down production of its Nook hardware line, book publishers could be in for a world of hurt at the hand of Amazon.

Three features we'd want in an Amazon used ebooks marketplace

Amazon has been awarded a patent to create a used marketplace for ebooks, music, videos, and other digital media. Is it an attempt to further corner the ebook market? Or could it lead to a flowering of information?