Originally Posted by slex
BN don't sell e-books worldiwide, whereas Amazon, and even smaller players such as Kobo and BooksOnBoard do. This automatically makes BN's market smaller and I have no idea why they don't sort out this issue (if it's possible for others, it should be possible for them, too).
Barnes & Noble did recently expand ebook sales to the United Kingdom
, but I doubt we'll see much (if any) worldwide expansion beyond that.