Morning Roundup: Amazon expands Same Day Delivery. Nook Glowlight now in UK
August 6, 2014 | 9:00 am
By Joanna Cabot
Barnes & Noble Launches Nook Glowlight in UK (GoodeReader)
Barnes and Noble has just launched their Nook Glowlight e-Reader in the UK for £89. It will be available this week at Argos, Currys/PC World, John Lewis, Sainsbury’s, ASDA and bookshop chain Foyles.
More than 20,000 People Are Now Suing Facebook in Europe Over Privacy (GigaOM)
An Austrian “class action” suit against the social network is proving very successful in picking up participants — so much so that the suit’s organizers will soon impose a cap so they can process applications.
Amazon to Challenge Convenience of Local Bookstores with Same-Day Delivery in Six Major Cities (Digital Book World)
Amazon.com has expanded Same-Day Delivery with new “Get It Today” capabilities for customers in Baltimore, Dallas, Indianapolis, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington DC metro areas, with more than a million eligible items now available for same-day delivery.
Kensington Publishing Spent 1.5 Years Negotiating 1 Year Amazon Contract (GalleyCat)
Hachette and Amazon have spent months trying to negotiate a deal, which still seems to be miles away. How long will the negotiations be going on? It could be a while yet.
Kindle Daily Deal: Undercurrents (and others)