Barnes & Noble plans to separate its brick-and-mortar stores from its Nook Media unit, which includes Nook tablets. The New York-based retailer made the announcement June 25 in its fourth-quarter financials (ended May 3).
FX Network’s “The Bridge” has been praised for everything from its storytelling to the acting to the real-world issues it broaches regarding immigration and the U.S.-Mexican border. With the cast dealing with so many serious issues, maybe it’s no surprise they took on a more lighthearted tone June 24, when they gathered to premiere the first episode of the second season.
Several shows have attempted to emulate the “Mad Men” formula of exploring modern themes through the lens of the mid-20th Century, but “Masters of Sex” might come the closest to pulling it off. (Street Date 6/24/14)