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Publishers React to Amazon's Pop-Up Stores
October 17, 2014 at 1:00 am

Recent news that Amazon is getting into bricks and mortar retail, with plans for two California pop-up stores, has gotten people in publishing talking.

Print Is Alive and Kicking at Book Fair Feting Digital
October 13, 2014

The book of the future could be crowdfunded, self-published or tied to a video game -- you might even have voted on a key plot twist. Still, there's a good chance you'll be able to read it on paper. At this year's Frankfurt Book Fair, the publishing world's largest gathering, an industry that has been upended by digitalization and the rise of Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) went in search of new business models. As reading habits change and e-books take center stage, the appetite for good storytelling is stronger than ever.

3M Library, B&N Offer Nook Lending Program
October 8, 2014 at 1:00 am

3M Library Systems is partnering with Barnes & Noble to allow library systems to purchase the Nook GlowLight e-readers directly from the retailer to lend to their patrons.

Amazon Rolls Out New and Upgraded Tablets, E-readers
September 18, 2014 at 1:00 am

Amazon is rolling out an upgraded suite of tablets that includes an enhanced 8.9-inch Kindle HDX ($379), a new tablet designed for children ($149), and a new Kindle HD tablet ($100).

Kobo Debuts Waterproof E-reader
August 26, 2014 at 1:00 am

Kobo has added to its family of E-ink digital readers with the launch of the waterproof Kobo Aura H2O.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Review
August 21, 2014 at 1:00 am

The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook is a full-functioning Android tablet with a handful of extra Nook software to enhance the book reading (and, even more so, book buying) experience.

B&N, Samsung Unveil Galaxy Tab 4 Nook
August 20, 2014 at 1:00 am

Barnes & Noble unveiled the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, a 7-inch tablet cobranded with hardware manufacturer Samsung Electronics, at a press conference at the B&N Union Square store in Manhattan.

BEA Promotes Publishing Innovation at Startup Challenge
June 11, 2014

Although much of BookExpo America's discourse seemed colored by the ongoing Amazon-Hachette dispute, there were a number of events that exuded optimism and excitement for the future. Among these was the Startup Challenge, a competition that highlighted the innovation of 18 startups hoping to make their mark on the publishing industry.