Microsoft Corporation will invest $300 million in Barnes & Noble's digital and college businesses, valuing them at $1.7 billion. Shares of Barnes & Noble jumped 79 per cent.
Microsoft will get a 17.6 per cent stake in the new u
Barnes & Noble reported strong preliminary holiday results at its superstores, led by the popularity of its Nook e-readers, and shares rose more than 5 per cent.
The top US bookseller said that same-store sales, or sales at its superst
Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc said on Monday that its Nook electronic reader would be available in most of its physical stores as of Wednesday, ahead of Valentine's Day, ending weeks of delays.
The Nook e-reader, which Barnes &am