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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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Read an excerpt from Gillian Anderson's debut sci-fi book

"The X-Files" star and co-writer Jeff Rovin explore unexplained phenomenon in their upcoming sci-fi thriller "A Vision of Fire."

By August 12, 2014

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Oyster all-you-can-read e-book service extends to browsers

The monthly subscription service that lets you read an unlimited number of e-books is now available on any desktop or mobile browser.

By July 24, 2014

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Facebook, Twitter seek out social shopping

Social-media commerce ramps up as Facebook tests a Buy button and Twitter acquires CardSpring. Meanwhile, Amazon debuts a Netflix-like service for e-books called Kindle Unlimited.

By July 18, 2014

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Kindle Unlimited: Good for customers, not so good for authors?

The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.

By July 19, 2014

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Amazon rolls out $9.99 Kindle Unlimited monthly subscription

The new service offers more than 600,000 Kindle e-books and thousands of Audible audiobooks for $9.99 a month.

By July 18, 2014

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Amazon eyeing unlimited book subscriptions for $9.99 a month

A website that's since been taken down points to a service called Kindle Unlimited with unlimited access to e-books and audiobooks.

By July 16, 2014

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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