The mall executive who first ignited the rumor on a conference call with investors is now walking it back.
Amazon was the reason you didn't have to go to the mall. Now it may want to be the reason you do.
The Internet retailer opens its first bookstore in Seattle, two decades after it began selling books online.
An upcoming update to Kindle e-book readers promises a faster way to check your existing library and track down your next read.
The online retailer missed Wall Street projections during its all-important holiday quarter, and shipping and fulfillment costs didn't help the situation.
While Apple has long allowed other types of digital content to be gifted, the option to give e-books had been unavailable until now.
The new online bookstore will offer commissioned works based on existing TV series, books, comics, and music.
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.
The company has pulled a bookstore app in China that featured titles deemed "illegal" by the Chinese government.
The bookstore operator said it will separate its retail unit from its Nook Media business.