September 16, 2014

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Partners with B&N to Offer Pre-Loaded Nooks for K-12

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K–12 school libraries looking to jumpstart their ebook collections can now order pre-loaded Nooks through a new partnership between Barnes & Noble and publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet: An educator weighs the pros and cons

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Which is the better color touch-screen device? Jeff Hastings stages a tablet shoot-out in his video review.

The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy

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When it comes to using ereaders and tablets in school, librarians will tell you “it’s complicated.”

CES 2012: Digital Publishers Debate What Makes a Great Kids’ Product

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Digital publishers and app developers gathered to talk shop, specifically what makes a great ebook experience for kids, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Lawsuits, Investigations of Ebook Pricing Proliferate and Consolidate

Apple Inc. and the Big Six publishers are facing a widening array of investigations and lawsuits that allege they conspired to illegally fix ebook pricing in an effort to undermine Amazon’s competitive edge.