The San Jose Mercury News [NOOK Newspaper]

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Overview

Winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, The San Jose Mercury News covers the San Francisco Bay Area and is best known as the newspaper of Silicon Valley. Incisive reporting and insightful columnists make The Mercury News required reading for anybody interested not only in the Bay Area, but in national and international stories involving business and technology.
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Product Details

  • Publisher: MediaNews
  • # of issues/year: 365
  • Delivered: Daily
  • Current Issue: October 21, 2014
  • Format: NOOK Newspaper
  • Available only in the U.S.

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 3.5
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Rating Distribution

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4 Star

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3 Star

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2 Star

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  • Posted July 23, 2010

    Excellent enewspaper, but I live on the East Coast (EST).

    I subscribed to this enewspaper for several days and I really liked it. The formatting is among the best I've seen. The articles are concise (a major plus for me). The only problem I had is that I didn't receive it until after 7am EST. Makes sense, when you think about it, as that's 4am PST. If I lived on the West Coast, I would have maintained my subscription. But since I live on the East Coast, I cancelled my subscription in favor of an East Coast enewspaper. My work day starts at 7am EST and I wish to read today's news with coffee prior to starting the workday.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 26, 2010

    Need more work

    Comparing to the actual hard copy newspaper, this e-version still lacks many features. It is fine if one just wants to read headline stories.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 22, 2010

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    Enjoyable read

    This was my first eNewspaper trial and I originally stopped it before the 14-days were up. While sampling other publications I found myself wishing I hadn't stopped the SJMN. It is a great read with in-depth enjoyable content with most of the content external to SJ. I'm glad I restarted my subscription!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2013

    This is nowhere near the whole newspaper

    The Nook version of the Mercury News is just a few articles from each edition. It is nowhere near the whole newspaper. What a disappointment!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 26, 2012

    Wow, auful!!!

    I just bought my first reader and to try it out I got a sample of SJMN.

    I have been a fan of the newspaper since living in the Bay Area, and have missed when I moved out of state ten years ago.

    I have to say that the eversion for my new Nook is truly dreadful. It is not possible to navigate throught the pages except sequentially. And where are the cartoons? I wanted to see Dilbert in eink.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 7, 2011

    Not a substitute for the "real" thing, yet

    I was quite hopeful when I sampled a Sunday edition of the Merc. Having been a faithful subscriber and reader of the paper, I thought I'd give the e-version a try, given how much I have enjoyed using my Nook Touch for reading novels. Very disappointing. No pictures, and even missing charts that articles refer to make this version a poor substitute. I was hoping to gain the advantages of e-paper, by not having to spend time gathering up the scattered pieces to recycle them. Also avoiding missed deliveries or having to have a neighbor pick up the paper for me on the numerous times that my vacation hold was ignored. I still have high hopes, and think this just needs some "baking", before trying again.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 9, 2013

    Good

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 29, 2013

    Pretty good

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    Posted April 7, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 24, 2013

    Great Paper / Wrong coast

    I love the Mercury News and subscribed for its tech coverage and the Bay Area buzz. Unfortunately my Nook subscription arrives after I leave for work at 8am on the East coast. I still enjoy the articles even though I'm always a day behind.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 31, 2013

    A great newspaper for local news.

    I just got my first edition yesterday. I'm thrilled that I can now get some local news on my Nook Tablet. I am really enjoying it. So much to read about what's going on. Very easy to navigate. Well done.

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    Posted July 23, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 8, 2012

    Good to know local news

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 15, 2011

    Great for local news!

    Good for keeping up on local news in the South Bay Area!

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  • Posted March 18, 2011

    A very good paper but.....

    It is a pleasure to read the S.J. Mercury News and even although I gave it only 3 stars I'll continue to read it for now. This is my first e-newspaper on my Nook and am finding the transition difficult. I do like not having sheets of advertising. I miss the jokes, weather, ski report etc and I miss being able to scan the paper for interesting articles before I settle down to read. Still I do get a concise summary of yesterday's news.

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    Posted January 3, 2010

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