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steve jobs and e-books

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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

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Marc Benioff explains Steve Jobs' spirituality and chides Apple

The Salesforce.com CEO admonishes Apple, as well as the movies and books about Steve Jobs' life, for failing to understand and honor the spiritual aspect of Jobs' personality.

By September 10, 2013

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the man who quoted Jobs allegedly throwing consumers under a bus on e-book pricing, doesn't have to turn over unpublished tapes or notes for now.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

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On Twitter, it's always open-mic night, and comics can't get enough

With a format tailor-made for one-liners, Twitter has become the world's biggest stand-up comedy club. TV comedy writers and an original "SNL" cast member tell Crave why the tweet's the thing.

By November 24, 2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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