Sunday, December 26, 2010

B&N’s Nook Servers Crash Christmas Day

The Digital Reader: "Interesting story today. B&N didn’t bother to keep track how many Nooks they sold this holiday season. The B&N servers that are supposed to support downloading eBooks and Nook activation crashed on Christmas ... How could they have allowed this to happen? Seriously, folks, they should have seen it coming months ago. Count how many Nooks are sold, and subtract the number that get activated right away. You’ll be left with an approximate number of Nooks that will be activated right after Christmas. It’s not rocket science. ... "