– Barnes & Noble (NYSE: BKS) on Thursday announced the release of a free BN eReader app
for Apple’s (NASD: AAPL) iPad, which the company says is the only such application that
allows users to share e-books with friends. In addition to a direct link to the
company’s eBookstore, the app will let uses share eligible e-books with friends
on any device running the BN eReader software.