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Barnes & Noble Brings Pinterest App to Nook

By Chris Neiger - Apr 15, 2013 at 1:05PM

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New Nook devices will come preloaded with the social media app as well as with Twitter and a new Facebook app.

Barnes & Noble (BKS) is diving further into social media with a new Pinterest app for its Nook Media devices.

The company said in a press release today that the Pinterest app is now available for download on the Nook HD, Nook HD+, Nook Tablet, and Nook Color. The app will come preloaded on new devices, along with a Twitter app and a new Facebook app. Barnes & Noble says Pinterest has long been one of its most requested apps.

"Our goal is to bring Nook users the very best in social media  and these apps will bring to life the rich sharing experiences that Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter offer," Claudia Romanini, vice president of Nook Apps at Nook Media, was quoted as saying.

Along with Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook, Barnes & Noble offers other social apps like Flipboard, Stumble Upon, and Taptu as well. The Nook store also features games, lifestyle, news, and entertainment apps.

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