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steve jobs and e-books


Appeals court rules Apple conspired with e-book publishers

The company must now pay $450 million as part of a settlement, but it maintains it did nothing wrong.

By June 30, 2015


EU launches antitrust investigation into Amazon's e-books business

Europe's regulators want to know whether Amazon's deals with book publishers require them to inform the e-retail giant of more favorable terms from rivals.

By June 11, 2015


Notes on Steve Jobs shelved in e-books antitrust case

The notes and related testimony from Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson will not be in play in the DOJ's antitrust case against Apple.

By March 5, 2013


Steve Jobs biographer fights subpoena in e-books case

Judge says Walter Isaacson, the man who quoted Jobs allegedly throwing consumers under a bus on e-book pricing, doesn't have to turn over unpublished tapes or notes for now.

By July 30, 2012


Apple: E-book pricing verdict could have 'chilling effect'

The three-week antitrust trial wrapped up Thursday, with both sides presenting their final arguments.

By June 20, 2013


Apple holds a quarter of e-book market, Eddy Cue says

But Barnes & Noble is neck-and-neck with the electronics giant and sometimes surpasses Apple's market share in digital books, the high-level Apple executive said during testimony in court.

By June 17, 2013


Apple e-book trial: How the case has unfolded so far

There have been a lot of developments in the U.S. Justice Department's case against Apple in the trial's first two weeks. Check out our reporter's notebook for the latest.

By June 16, 2013


Apple's Eddy Cue: Yep, we caused e-book pricing to rise

The head of Apple's content businesses also says the company considered a deal with Amazon where Apple would control music and Amazon would control books.

By June 13, 2013


Apple faces off with DOJ in e-books trial

The U.S. Department of Justice and Apple delivered opening statements in court Monday. Sumi Das speaks to CNET's Josh Lowensohn about why Apple turned down a settlement, and how it might defend itself against allegations of fixing prices on e-books.

By June 3, 2013


Apple and DOJ's e-books court battle kicks off

At the start of the three-week trial, the DOJ argues Apple was the ringleader in the e-book pricing plan. Apple, meanwhile, says "this is a bizarre antitrust case."

By June 3, 2013