NEW YORK— Barnes& Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller's own Nook tablets. The move had been expected since Barnes& Noble said in June it would team up with Samsung to release co-branded Nook tablets in August.» Read More
CNBC's Kaya Tausche and Ross Westgate with the latest details on the fallout from News Corp's hacking scandal, and discussing its impact on the pending BSkyB deal and shareholders, with Jason Subotky, Yacktman Mutual Funds.
Discussing the impact of the hacking scandal on News Corp stock and whether the BSkyB deal is in jeopardy, with Ron Insana, CNBC Contributor; Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Entertainment, and CNBC's David Faber.
Discussing fallout from the hacking scandal and its impact on News Corp, with Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, Financial Times; Lloyd Grove, The Daily Beast and Bob Pittman, Pilot Group CEO.
NBC's Stephanie Gosk has the details on whether News Corp's plan takeover of BSkyB violates anti-monopoly laws.
Discussing Europe's ability to handle its growing debt crisis, and the fallout from the media giant's phone hacking scandal, with Jacques Cailloux and David Bank, RBC.
It’s a struggle to get consumers’ attention—and money—in this economy. So what's the publishing industry’s strategy? Ah, #^*% it.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche with the latest details from Google chairman, Eric Schmidt ; a look at News Corp's recent scandal and the impact on Murdoch's media empire, with Ken Chandler, New York Post former editor-in-chief.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports there's a new twist on comic books, but not everyone is happy about it.
Discussing the News Corp hacking scandal and its pending deal with BSkyB with Mort Zuckerman, U.S. News & World Report editor-in-chief.
Best-selling author, James Patterson, discusses his latest venture and how he wants to transform the publishing industry.
The agency that controls the new landmark tower rising at the World Trade Center approved a deal Wednesday that will bring in magazine publisher Conde Nast as a tenant, adding some glamour to a redevelopment project draped in patriotism.
Publishers and retailers, spying an opportunity, have begun pursuing in earnest those enthusiastic romance readers who have abandoned print for digital. The New York Times reports.
There seems little doubt that Borders Group and Barnes & Noble, were they to merge, would create significant cost savings.
A year from now, the marriage of Newsweek with the Daily Beast website will bear a “very strong bottom line,” Stephen Colvin, CEO of the newly formed Newsweek Daily Beast Company, told CNBC Tuesday.
Before the book was pulled in the wee hours of the morning, the pedophile guide had been propelled to the top 100 rankings among paid Kindle titles on Amazon.com. Less than 24 hours earlier, the virtually unknown digital book ranked well north of 157,000 on Amazon.
Although many top analysts manage to hold onto their #1 spot each year, 2010 has 12 analysts claiming top honors in their sector.
So, which top analysts have year after year withstood the test of time and are among the most successful on the street? Click to find out!
Not every centerfold model becomes the next Pamela Anderson, Kelly Monaco, or Jenny McCarthy. Some of Hugh Hefner's beautiful women use their exposure as playmates to launch careers in business.
New York is the birthplace of comic books, and the New York Comic Con, at just five years old, has become a respectable contender as the “it” place for a pop-culture celebration. The show, Friday through Sunday, offers plenty to do and see.
Like the book, the film tackles the economic impact of unconventional subjects and what drives people. Among the topics are how a pro-life philosophy affects crime and how naming a kid an unusual name has financial consequences.