Barnes & Noble for Sale
August 4th, 2010 · by spolanka · No Comments
Barnes and Noble for Sale. There’s a ton of articles on this already. Here are a few:
(Reuters) – Shares of bookseller Barnes & Noble (BKS.N) jumped 28.3 percent to $16.48 in pre-market trading on Wednesday after the company said it was putting itself up for sale.
What will become of the nook? I think this right here is a perfect example of why libraries are still skeptical of ebooks. They fear that companies will go out of business and that books purchased will either not be available (if web based) or the device they’ve invested in disappears.
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