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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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Piggyback tech: Winning tack for Nook and Windows Phone?

Commentary: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have both brought key software to alternative devices that have a solid footing. But just one has a clear-cut edge.

By September 1, 2014

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Nook seeks lift from newest Angry Birds

Angry Birds Stella will launch next week, but the game is exclusively available to play at your local Barnes & Noble starting Friday.

By August 27, 2014

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Google joins Barnes & Noble for same-day shipping

The battle to offer more same-day shipping brings together Google and Barnes & Noble, who hope to take on Amazon.

By August 7, 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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Nook maker Barnes & Noble to split into two companies

The bookstore operator said it will separate its retail unit from its Nook Media business.

By June 25, 2014

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The 404 1,485: Where Andrew W.K. is the ninth wonder of the world (podcast)

Rocker Andrew W.K. is back on The 404 today handing out sage advice to our listeners about New York, social media, and an inspiring message of positivity. We'll also get his take on the current state of music journalism, check out a few pages from his old modeling lookbook, and finish up with a performance by the man himself, with lyrics written by 404 listeners!

By May 14, 2014