Is Nook success bad for Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble reported record Nook sales today with unit sales up 70 percent over the same period last year.  Digital content sales which the company defines as ebooks, digital newsstand, and apps were also up 113 percent compared to the previous year.  Same store physical sales were also up 2.5 percent. [Read more…]

Apple might make ebook publishing announcement this month

It may be a new year, but you can still depend on hearing plenty of Apple rumors and speculation.  The latest being reported by AllThingsD is that Apple will be hosting a media-related event in New York this month.  The report claims “several sources” said the event would not be about iPad 3 or Apple TV. [Read more…]