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Topic: eBooks

Amazon, 'big five' book publishers sued for ebook price fixing

01/15/2021, 09:01 am

The 'Big Five' book publishers and Amazon have been accused of price fixing in a class action suit by the same law firm which successfully sued Apple over the same issue in 2011.

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Rakuten joins Spotify in demanding EU investigation into App Store fees

06/16/2020, 06:06 am

Japanese retail giant Rakuten has joined Spotify in making an antitrust complaint to the European Union against Apple, this time complaining about how subsidiary Kobo has to pay a 30% commission on e-books it sells via the app while Apple promotes the competing Apple Books.

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How to use your Mac to become a paperback writer: Part 2

06/23/2019, 12:06 pm

When you've written your manuscript, you can use other design apps and online services to make a paperback that is indistinguishable from a book from a regular mainstream publisher.

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How to use your Mac to become a paperback writer: Part 1

06/22/2019, 02:06 pm

You can become a full paperback and e-book publishing house using just your Mac, key applications, and online printing companies. First you have to write the book, though.

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Microsoft Store loses eBook sales fight, will refund users & delete books in July

04/03/2019, 09:04 am

Microsoft is preparing to shut down its books section of the Microsoft Store, preventing customers from buying or renting new ebooks, deleting any notations on purchases, and warning that all of the purchased ebooks will not be available to read at all starting from July 2019.

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Walmart takes on Amazon & Apple with iPhone ebook store launch

08/22/2018, 12:08 pm

Walmart is taking on Amazon by entering the ebook market, launching Walmart eBooks with access to a catalog of more than 6 million digital books, as well as a $9.99 monthly subscription providing audiobooks.

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Google's $5B antitrust fine similar to Apple's e-book, App Store woes

07/18/2018, 02:07 pm

Apple can tell the folks at Alphabet just how long these cases can drag on, as it has its own experience in such matters.

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Fortune releases new Kindle-exclusive eBook on the rise of Steve Jobs

09/27/2011, 06:09 pm

Fortune magazine on Tuesday released "All About Steve: The Story of Steve Jobs and Apple from the pages of FORTUNE," an eBook available exclusively from Amazon's Kindle Store.

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