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The Morning Lowdown 4-30-12

Here are some of the stories people are talking about this morning:

  • Microsoft invests $300 million in Barnes & Noble’s Nook, college biz (paidContent)
  • Start-ups Keep Revenue at Zero to Cash In on Acquisition (NYT Bits)
  • Apple responds to tax criticism by highlighting job creation (CNET)
  • TheFind launches Glimpse, a Pinterest rival built on Facebook likes (GigaOM)
  • Buzzfeed’s Jonah Peretti: Display dollars aren’t coming back (paidContent)
  • Apple courts EPIX for upcoming TV (Reuters)
  • The Billion-Dollar Inside Story of How Demand Media Almost Went Private Last Week — And Then Didn’t (All Things D)