Barnes & Noble Launches Ebookstore, Partners With Plastic Logic

Jul 24, 2009

Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced the launch of its Barnes & Noble eBookstore. The store, which contains more than 700,000 titles and is expected to increase to more than 1 million titles within the next year, enables customers to buy ebooks and read them on a wide range of platforms, including the iPhone and iPod touch, BlackBerry smartphones, and most Windows and Mac laptop or desktop computers. Barnes & Noble also announced that it will power the ebookstore for the Plastic Logic eReader device, slated for release in early 2010 and which will include Wi-Fi connectivity