Barnes & Noble Announces A New Touch-Based Nook For $139

Posted May 25, 2011

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) has announced a new Nook 6-inch WiFi e-reader device. The $139 Nook has a touchscreen and a battery life of up to two months. This Nook uses e-Ink. This new Nook has only one button and sells for the same as the Amazon.com Kindle 6-inch WiFi version. The new Nook is available for pre-order, but will not be shipping until June 10th. [TechNewsWorld]