Barnes & Noble (BKS +0.6%) spikes a little after officially unveiling its anticipated Nook...

|About: Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS)|By:, SA News Editor

Barnes & Noble (BKS +0.6%) spikes a little after officially unveiling its anticipated Nook Tablet. Spec-wise, the Nook Tablet has an edge on Amazon's (AMZN) Kindle Fire: the device is lighter, sports twice as much memory, and features a high-quality IPS LCD display. But will that be enough to offset Amazon's edge in pricing and (potentially) apps?