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Bookstores

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No, Amazon probably isn't opening hundreds of bookstores

The mall executive who first ignited the rumor on a conference call with investors is now walking it back.

By February 3, 2016

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Amazon's novel idea? Physical bookstores, says mall CEO

Amazon was the reason you didn't have to go to the mall. Now it may want to be the reason you do.

By February 2, 2016

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Amazon to begin selling books in its own real-world bookstore

The Internet retailer opens its first bookstore in Seattle, two decades after it began selling books online.

By November 2, 2015

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Apple adds gifting option to iBookstore for first time

While Apple has long allowed other types of digital content to be gifted, the option to give e-books had been unavailable until now.

By December 17, 2013

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Amazon opens Kindle Worlds fan fiction bookstore

The new online bookstore will offer commissioned works based on existing TV series, books, comics, and music.

By June 27, 2013

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Steve Jobs initially didn't want an iBookstore, Eddy Cue says

Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, says he had to convince Jobs to pursue iBooks, and he only had a couple months to make it happen before the iPad announcement.

By June 13, 2013

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Apple bans Chinese bookstore app over 'illegal content'

The company has pulled a bookstore app in China that featured titles deemed "illegal" by the Chinese government.

By April 4, 2013

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Apple rolls out iBookstore in Japan

With the East Asian nation now added to the list, the tech giant's iTunes bookstore is available in 51 countries worldwide.

By March 5, 2013

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Google Play Books signs on as DC Comics' latest sidekick

The home of Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman finds a new world in the multiverse of digital bookstores to invade: Google Play Books.

By April 2, 2014

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Flipboard adds iBookstore perusing to iOS app

The company says that users will be able to browse 25 new sections containing books across a wide array of genres.

By November 15, 2012