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Amazon’s Stock On 'Fire'
2012-04-27 11:03:53

Amazon stock experienced a 15 percent gain yesterday on the strength of its first quarter earnings report. The report showed evidence that the company is transitioning from a retailer selling books, DVDs, and video games to more of a digital merchant.

DOJ Alleges Shady Backdoor Dealings In Apple, Publisher Case
2012-04-13 12:20:40

Apple, along with 5 of the nation’s largest publishers have had an antitrust lawsuit filed against them. The US filed the suit on Wednesday, alleging they have conspired to limit competition in the e-book market by adjusting their prices.

Government Suing Apple And Publishers Over E-Book Pricing Conspiracy
2012-04-12 05:03:55

The Department of Justice is suing Apple and major book publishers like Macmillan and HarperCollins over the pricing of e-books.

Amazon Now Accepting In-App Payments
2012-04-11 05:53:58

Amazon announced on Tuesday that it will begin accepting in-app payments from its online marketplace.

Regulators Bring Price-Fixing Suit Against Apple And E-Book Publishers
2012-03-08 13:47:10

The U.S. Justice Department has reportedly accused Apple and five large American publishers of colluding to raise the price of e-books.


Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.