Total sales in the Nook division were down by more than half and content sales dropped 25 percent.
After sinking $300 million into Barnes & Noble's digital reading business, Microsoft is walking away with about $120 million in cash and stock--and not much else.
It launches for $300, with Barnes & Noble throwing in $200 of Nook content.
Barnes & Noble's first tablet in nearly two years launches today for $179.
Two months after first announcing the plans, Barnes & Noble and Samsung will show off a new Nook tablet on Wednesday, August 20.
Barnes & Noble says, once again, that it's time for the company's retail shops and the Nook to split.
Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will arrive at Barnes & Noble stores in early August.
Buh-bye Nook, hello Nook content in a Microsoft-made native app?
The bookseller wants back in after taking a year off.