#ebook buyers

Publishing news tagged with #ebook buyers


E-book buyers will soon get settlement payments from Apple price-fixing case

Some buyers of ebooks will begin to receive payments Tuesday as part of a settlement in a price-fixing case against Apple.People who purchased ebooks between April 1, 2010, and May 21, 2012, will receive credits from ebook sellers, or will get a check if they opted out of receiving credits,... Continue reading at 'PC World'

[ PC World | 2016-06-20 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #ebook buyers #price-fixing case #ebook sellers #receive $6 #including amazon #barnes noble


Apple To Pay $450 Million In Settlement For Price Fixing E-Books

A federal appeals court stood by a 2013 decision that found the tech giant guilty of fixing ebook prices with publishers.Apple's last-ditch attempt to avoid paying $450 million to ebook buyers was just quashed, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in... Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2015-06-30 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #last-ditch attempt #ebook buyers #circuit court


It’s Okay, You Use OCR…But Tell Ebook Buyers

As error-prone as OCR-produced ebooks are, could the book world benefit by offering consumers more information about how an ebook is produced? The post It’s Okay, You Use OCR…But Tell Ebook Buyers appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2015-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #ebook buyers


Apple's $450 million ebooks settlement gets final approval

A federal judge in New York has given final approval to a settlement in which Apple will pay $450 million for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices for ebooks. Judge Denise Cote of the U.S. District Court in Manhattan called the settlement “fair and reasonable.” It requires Apple to pay $400... Continue reading at 'PC World'

[ PC World | 2014-11-22 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #federal judge #fix prices #district court #$50 million #ebook purchasers #$20 million #ebook buyers


NY AG says ebook buyers getting credits

New York's attorney general says buyers of electronic books will get account credits this week from five publishers from settlements reached after 33 states sued in federal court alleging they... To view the full story, click the title link. Continue reading at 'Crains New York'

[ Crains New York | 2014-03-25 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #ebook buyers #attorney general #electronic books


Amazon unveils MatchBook; service isn't money saver for ebook buyers

Now when you buy a print book from Amazon, you might be able to get a cheap ebook version of the same title.     Continue reading at 'Los Angeles Times'

[ Los Angeles Times | 2013-09-04 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #service isn #ebook buyers #print book


Kindle Share of E-book Reading at 55%

At the end of June, Amazon’s Kindle family of reading devices was used to read ebooks by 55% of ebook buyers, according to figures compiled by Bowker Market Research. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2012-11-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #e-book reading #reading devices #read ebooks #ebook buyers