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Barnes & Noble taps Samsung to build future Nook tablets

Barnes & Noble on Thursday announced a strategic partnership with Samsung in which the duo will work together to produce Nook tablets. Specifically, the resulting devices will consist of Samsung hardware loaded with Nook software to gain access to the…

Barnes & Noble names Michael Huseby as new CEO

Barnes & Noble has named its president, Michael P. Huseby, as the company’s new chief executive officer and a member of the board. The executive will lead the retail, college and Nook Media operations at Barnes & Noble according to…

Rumor: Barnes & Noble to pull out of building Nook e-readers

Barnes & Noble is reportedly weighing its options with regards to their Nook e-book reader. A person familiar with the company’s strategy said executives have realized they must move away from building their own hardware and instead focus more on…

Tuesday tech deals: 15.6" Asus Ivy Bridge notebook for $479

Adorama via eBay offers the 5.8lb Asus R500A-RS51 for $479 with free shipping. That's $129 below the best we could find for this model elsewhere. Features include a 15.6" 1366x768 LED-backlit LCD, a dual-core Intel Core i5-3210M, 6GB of RAM, a 750GB hard drive, a DVD burner...