B&N issues recall for NOOK Tablet 7 power adapters

A few weeks after Barnes & Noble stopped selling NOOK Tablet 7″ hardware in stores and through its website due to faulty power adapters, the company has issued a recall for those power adapters. You can register for the recall at the B&N website, and the company will issue a pre-paid shipping label that you […]

Barnes & Noble stops selling NOOK Tablet 7″ while investigating hardware issue

Barnes & Noble’s NOOK Tablet 7″ is a $50 Android tablet which the bookstore chain began selling in late 2016. But the company has stopped selling the tablet for now, due to a potential hardware issue. First reported in a reddit thread, the company has also instructed stores to box up and return inventory. Despite […]

Barnes & Noble launches $50 NOOK Tablet 7″

Barnes & Noble is launching its first new tablet in four years. The new NOOK Tablet 7″ is available for pre-order for $50 and should begin shipping on November 25th, the day after Thanksgiving. The new tablet is an entry-level device which seems to be B&N’s answer to Amazon’s successful $50 Fire tablet. Like Amazon’s […]

Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet 7 coming soon (leaks)

It looks like Barnes & Noble plans to get back into the tablet space. The company stopped selling its own NOOK-branded tablets a few years ago, instead partnering with Samsung to release NOOK editions of some of the company’s tablets. But now a new device called the NOOK Tablet 7″ BNTV450 has passed through the […]

Barnes & Noble will no longer sell apps through NOOK Store

Barnes & Noble may be first and foremost a book store. But the company does sell other goods in stores and on its website. And when B&N launched its first tablet in 2010, the company launched a NOOK app store to go along with its NOOK eBook store. But B&N started including the Google Play […]

B&N remains committed to NOOK, even as eBook division revenue falls

Barnes & Noble’s NOOK division saw sales of $51.7 million the most recent quarter, which represents a decline of 33 percent… but the company is putting a positive spin on that by saying that while sales of devices and content were down, B&N also saw a “reduction of NOOK losses” during the fiscal third quarter.” In […]