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Morning Roundup: Bad News for Nook, End of Tabloids? and more

NookNook Sales Nosedive [1] (Digital Book World)
There’s no sugarcoating it: Nook took a big hit over this past holiday season.
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The End of Tabloid Papers and the New Quest for Media Responsibility [2] (GigaOM)
Tabloid newspapers have long used their powerful cover to influence and intimidate. Their looming disappearance raises interesting questions about what counts as highbrow and lowbrow media these days.
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Kickstarter is Cool (and Probably Not for Me) [3] (John Scalzi)
In many ways it would seem I’d be a prime candidate to do a Kickstarter. I don’t see one in my near future, however, save possibly one in which I have a cameo role at best, and for which I have no responsibility for planning or disbursement.
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Pornographic Content Found in Nook Tablet in Children’s Area of B&N Store [4] (GoodeReader)
In what can be termed as a re-run of the pornography issue that had brought shame to several ebook stores [5] months ago, a tablet in one of Barnes & Noble store at Texas was found to have X-rated material in it.
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Kindle Daily Deals [6]: The Nero Decree (and others)