Narrow your search
The end to a public fight between the publishing industry and the massive e-book distributor could spell relief for authors. It also gives Amazon customers access, finally, to Hachette titles.
The book publisher criticizes Amazon's negotiation tactics in their dispute over e-book prices.
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.
The e-commerce company has made the book publisher a public offer: accept $9.99 e-book prices, and Amazon won't ask for more of each sale.
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.
Internet retail giant admits restricting sales of the publisher's titles but calls it a justified negotiating approach.
Just two weeks ago, with their contract set to expire, a deal between Amazon and the book publisher didn't look too promising. Now the standoff has ended, though neither is revealing details.
The e-book market has a new competitor, but it'll likely be overshadowed by Amazon's dominant Kindle platform.
Jeff Bezos says his company will continue to experiment and tells people to "stay tuned" for more about Amazon's unpopular Fire Phone.
Black Friday arrives early as the e-commerce giant aims to attract more mobile-friendly shoppers.