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Barnes & Noble to discontinue Windows Nook app
Yahoo Finance ^

Posted on 03/16/2014 1:59:30 PM PDT by Red in Blue PA

NEW YORK (AP) — Barnes & Noble will stop offering a stand-alone Nook app for Windows and instead deliver Nook media to Microsoft's Consumer Reader app.

Microsoft, which took a 6.8 percent stake in the Nook unit in 2012, agreed to an updated revenue sharing plan with Barnes & Noble. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission late Thursday, Barnes & Noble said it will discontinue distributing the Nook Windows app and will instead cooperate with Microsoft to transition users to the Microsoft Consumer Reader.

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1 posted on 03/16/2014 1:59:30 PM PDT by Red in Blue PA
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To: Red in Blue PA

not a suprise


2 posted on 03/16/2014 2:00:15 PM PDT by GeronL (Vote for Conservatives not for Republicans!)
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To: Red in Blue PA
Microsoft Consumer Reader

Consumer reader sounds like a data harvesting tool. Don't think I'd install that on my device.

3 posted on 03/16/2014 3:08:26 PM PDT by PAR35
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To: Red in Blue PA

What about Mac?


4 posted on 03/16/2014 4:22:13 PM PDT by Mamzelle
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I use an N2A chip - Nook to android. My HD+ Nook is great for watching Netflix... but now they are pushing the Homo agenda with their picks classifications ...classified Family?????


5 posted on 03/16/2014 4:41:41 PM PDT by Tuketu (The Dim Platform is splinters bound by crazy glue., The Tea Party is the solvent)
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