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Bookstores

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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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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

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Apple to expand iBookstore to 18 new countries

New Zealand and a host of Latin American countries are set to get their own branches of the electronic bookstore sometime today.

By October 23, 2012

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Amazon Kindle bookstore now available in Spanish

Dubbed "eBooks Kindle en Espanol," the new e-book store will offer Spanish-language books and publications.

By April 5, 2012

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'Linsanity' already hitting e-bookstores near you

The NBA's latest star has been in the public eye for just days, and already there are seven books about him. It just goes to show what's possible in the new world of book publishing.

By February 22, 2012

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Can Barnes & Noble save the bookstore?

As the nation's preeminent bookseller undergoes its own digital transition, it needs to figure out how to keep hundreds of brick-and-mortar locations relevant.

By January 30, 2012