Barnes & Noble adds Google apps, maps and Gmail to Nook tablet

05/3/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

Barnes & Noble will add features including the Android app store, Gmail and Google Maps to its 7- and 9-inch Nook HD tablets in a push to be more competitive. Amazon's Kindle Fire tablets already offer the features, and Barnes & Noble decided to add them after disappointing holiday sales, Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch said.

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