That's the claim in a new report, which says News Corp. would like to have more leverage in negotiations with booksellers.
Report offers some of the best evidence yet that the much-anticipated Apple tablet should be an e-book reader, along with who knows what else.
Book publisher launches new site so Apple iPhone users can browse books.
In the fall, the social network plans to build and launch a new "create and share" writing tool in partnership with the book publisher.
Amazon back to discounting e-books from HarperCollins following publisher's accord with DOJ settling collusion allegations.
The company is the latest to enter the digital book subscription arena with an $8.99 monthly fee and HarperCollins as its first major content partner.
What do three novels, 15 e-book novellas, a stack of YouTube videos, and a geolocation augmented reality game have in common? They're all part of Endgame, the next game from Niantic Labs.
Parents, take note: the "Netflix of books" has added a generous selection of children's titles, including dozens from Disney Publishing.
Amazon says customers who previously purchased books from the publishers involved in the Apple e-book settlement are estimated to receive between $0.73 to $3.82 per Kindle book.
Apple would need to pay for an external monitor, sever deals with publishers, and let Amazon and Barnes & Noble link their iOS e-book apps to their respective online stores, among other proposed measures.