Microsoft tablet e-book $300 million Barnes & Noble Partnership

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Microsoft Tablet e-Book $300 Million Barnes & Noble Partnership

Barnes & Noble's e-book and college textbook businesses, with Microsoft paying $300 million for a minority stake says iHuman Evolution analysis reports. A Microsoft, spokesperson commented, the investment means that it will own 17.6 percent in a company that sells tablet computers based on Google Inc.'s Android, one of the main competitors of Windows Phone 7, Microsoft's smartphone software.

Microsoft also said the deal means that there will be a Nook application for Windows 8 tablets, set to be released this fall. The app is likely to get a favored position on Windows 8 screens.

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Microsoft tablet e-book $300 million Barnes & Noble Partnership

  1. 1. Microsoft Tablet e-Book $300 Million Barnes & Noble PartnershipBarnes & Nobles e-book and college textbook businesses, with Microsoft paying $300 million for aminority stake says iHuman Evolution analysis reports. A Microsoft, spokesperson commented, theinvestment means that it will own 17.6 percent in a company that sells tablet computers based onGoogle Inc.s Android, one of the main competitors of Windows Phone 7, Microsofts smartphonesoftware.Microsoft also said the deal means that there will be a Nook application for Windows 8 tablets, setto be released this fall. The app is likely to get a favored position on Windows 8 screens.READ FULL ARTICLE CLICK HERE www.ihumanevolution.com/News_Blog_Network.html

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