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News Corp. eyeing HarperCollins merger with Simon & Schuster?

That's the claim in a new report, which says News Corp. would like to have more leverage in negotiations with booksellers.

By November 21, 2012


WSJ: Apple in tablet talks with HarperCollins

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.

By January 18, 2010


HarperCollins offering excerpts for iPhone

Book publisher launches new site so Apple iPhone users can browse books.

By August 15, 2007


HarperCollins, MySpace to solicit teen writing

In the fall, the social network plans to build and launch a new "create and share" writing tool in partnership with the book publisher.

By July 18, 2007


Scribd launches digital book subscription service

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.

By October 1, 2013


Publishers' worst nightmare: Amazon again on discount warpath

Amazon back to discounting e-books from HarperCollins following publisher's accord with DOJ settling collusion allegations.

By September 10, 2012


How piracy built the U.S. publishing industry

Americans were once enthusiastic pirates. The company that eventually became HarperCollins made a fortune pirating the work of Charles Dickens and other British authors.

By February 27, 2012


DOJ announces three e-book settlements, but not with Apple

E-book publishers Hachette, HarperCollins, and Simon & Schuster have settled allegations of e-book price fixing. Three other companies, including Apple, will square off against the Justice Department in court.

By April 11, 2012


Palin's publisher sues Gawker over book excerpt

HarperCollins files a lawsuit against Gawker Media for publishing excerpts from Sarah Palin's new book "America By Heart."

By November 20, 2010


Texas AG questions e-book publishers

The state has contacted Hachette and HarperCollins about electronic book pricing. Apple's recent entry into the market could be the target.

By June 2, 2010