Apple Incorporated has been said to have surreptitiously acquired “Pandora For Books” startup BookLamp in order to rival the giant Amazon. However, Apple has confirmed the acquisition later on.
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Wall Street expects Kindle Unlimited to drive over $1 billion in sales for Amazon.
Jul 18 2014, 10:11pm CDT
Source: The Business Review - Albany
The judge presiding over the antitrust case involving Apple Inc.'s $450 million offer to settle an e-book price-fixing lawsuit said some provisions of the deal could reduce consumers' recovery, Reuters reported.
U.S. District Judge Denise Cote said last week during a teleconference that she is most troubled by a clause requiring Apple to pay a much smaller $70 million sum if an appeals court reverses her finding that t ...
Full article at: The Business Review - Albany
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According to LeVar Burton, the host of Reading Rainbow, one in four children in America are growing functionally...
Jul 3 2014, 2:30am CDT
Nate Raymond / Reuters:
Judge Denise Cote concerned about e-book settlement because Apple's liability could fall from $450M to $70M if her ruling is reversed on a minor issue — U.S. judge says she is troubled by Apple $450 million e-books deal — (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thu ...
Full article at: Techmeme
2 days ago, 9:20pm CDT
Source: Apple Insider
Apple on Friday confirmed reports that it recently acquired book analytics firm BookLamp -- dubbed the "Pandora for Books" -- in April to bolster its fight in the e-book sales market, bringing better discovery and analytics ...
Full article at: Apple Insider
2 days ago, 8:28pm CDT
Amazon Prime subscribers can now enjoy unlimited music streaming, thanks to Prime Music.
Jun 12 2014, 2:13am CDT
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher ...
Full article at: CNet
2 days ago, 4:58pm CDT
Source: Car Craft
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachett ...
Full article at: Car Craft
2 days ago, 4:58pm CDT
Amazon has developed some new enemies in its battle with book publisher Hachette: high-profile authors. Best-selling...
Jun 4 2014, 3:45am CDT