Scribd and Oyster's all-you-can-read e-book subscription services add 'Big 5' publisher's backlist titles.
That's the claim in a new report, which says News Corp. would like to have more leverage in negotiations with booksellers.
This story incorrectly reported that Simon and Schuster was the first to settle with the group of state's attorney generals. Hatchette and Harper Collins settled previously.
Simon & Schuster is the third of the five publishers accused of illegally fixing e-book prices with Apple's help to settle an antitrust suit brought by 29 states.
TV talent competitions are suffering from radically reduced ratings. So how can Simon Cowell continue to make money? By partnering with YouTube.
Sonim brought in a Muay Thai mixed martial artist up-and-comer to help sell an ultradurable cell phone.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will announce "simpler privacy controls."
Self-publishing is becoming a popular option for authors to distribute their work. Simon & Schuster has just announced a new service called Archway to tap into the market.
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.
The new publication date for the much anticipated book from Simon & Schuster has also been set: November 21. That means the iPhone 5 will launch before the book.