nook microsoftThe company pioneering in software engineering and programming, is now out to launch another app to compete with Apple’s Ipad and Amazon’s Kindle Fire. Microsoft has bagged some $300 to $600 million deal with Barnes & Noble for the new Nook e-reader application that would boost the company’s portfolio in terms of the growing tablet computer market, and the expanding e-book business. With the new input and the current Windows 8 OS as the company’s flagship, they are looking to reach out to as many potential users of the touch tablet generation and for many avid e-book fans. [click to continue…]