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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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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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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

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Amazon jabs Hachette in e-books dispute: 'We will never give up'

In a letter to readers and authors, the e-commerce giants asks people to email Hachette's CEO saying they want lower e-book prices.

By August 9, 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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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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Exclusive look inside latest 'Star Wars' Shakespeare parody

CNET gets an exclusive peek at Nicolas Delort's illustrations from Ian Doescher's latest "Star Wars" parody book, "William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return."

By June 13, 2014

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Colbert insults Bezos and proves you don't need Amazon

Calling Jeff Bezos "Lex Loser," Stephen Colbert organizes a campaign to sell one first-time author's book through a different retailer.

By June 13, 2014

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Amazon plays hardball -- and puts the hurt on consumers

Commentary: In economic fight with major publisher, e-tail giant is sacrificing not only authors, but book buyers too.

By May 24, 2014