Barnes & Noble laid off its Nook hardware engineers, according to
a source that tipped Business Insider.
The engineers were let go last Thursday, according to our source.
This follows Barnes & Noble dismissing the VP of Hardware, Bill
Saperstein in January.
The Nook was its answer to the Amazon’s Kindle. Barnes & Noble
tried making a Nook e-reader, and a Nook tablet that competed with
the iPad, and the Kindle Fire. It was a bold, and aggressive
attempt to fend off the rise of Internet companies that were
Looks like it’s time for the Justice Department to go after Apple again.