Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Barnes and Noble offers expanded e-book subsite and service
Barnes and Noble created a flap by announcing and online e-book store, which turns out to be a new subdirectory on its already very well known (since the 1990s) booksellers website, link here. You can go there are see download facilities for PC-Mac, Blackberry and iPhone, and a new device called Plastic Logic, price to be determined, will compete with Amazon Kindle.
The Wall Street Journal reported this today (July 21) in Marketplace as did Paid Content of CBS News, in a story by Rafat Ali here. Kinley Levacek has a story about Plastic Logic “The E-reader of the future” in E-content here.