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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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Trajectory for the stars: Rare photos from the early Space Race

An upcoming book collects hundreds of rare and unpublished photos of NASA's first manned space programs -- Project Mercury and Project Gemini -- just in time for the 50th anniversary of the first US spacewalk.

By May 18, 2015

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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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Samsung's Galaxy Tab 4 Nook goes big-screen

The new 10.1-inch device launches with an introductory price of $300 and includes over $200 in Nook content.

By October 22, 2014

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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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Ahead of split from Nook, Barnes & Noble trims the fat

In its latest quarter, the bookseller narrows its adjusted losses in its struggling Nook digital division by $50 million.

By September 9, 2014

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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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Barnes & Noble will stick with Nook strategy -- for now

Mahesh Veerina, president of the bookseller's Nook consumer business, says its strategy for selling Nook devices remains intact, even as the company plans to split in 2015.

By August 20, 2014

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Hachette CEO snaps back at Amazon in e-book dispute

The book publisher criticizes Amazon's negotiation tactics in their dispute over e-book prices.

By August 11, 2014