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simon & schuster

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Simon & Schuster deal boosts 'Netflix of digital books' wannabes Scribd and Oyster

Scribd and Oyster's all-you-can-read e-book subscription services add 'Big 5' publisher's backlist titles.

By May 21, 2014

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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

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Simon & Schuster settles e-book antitrust suit with state AGs

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.

By May 17, 2012

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Correction: Simon and Schuster not first to settle with AGs

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.

By May 17, 2012

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DOJ, please don't let up on Apple, book publishers

commentary Consumers are the winners when a court rejects the argument that price fixing is OK because Amazon is discounting everyone out of business. Fear is not an excuse to price-fix.

By September 7, 2012

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What's the future of e-book pricing?

With some publishers settling their antitrust lawsuit with the government, prices for e-books are expected to come down. But how much of a change will we really see?

By April 13, 2012

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Archway is a new place to self-publish your ebook

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.

By November 27, 2012

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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

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New Jobs bio gets cover, November pub date

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.

By August 15, 2011

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DOJ announces suit against Apple, publishers over e-book pricing

At a press conference in Washington, D.C., Attorney General Eric Holder and Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division Sharis Pozen announce the government's lawsuit against Apple and publishers for allegedly conspiring to increase prices that consumers pay for e-books. Note: Simon & Schuster and CNET are both owned by CBS.

April 11, 2012