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Apple’s Collusion with Big Publishing to Raise E-book Prices: The Saga Continues

Remember when the U.S. Department of Justice sued Apple and five big publishers* for antitrust violations? The publishers all settled before trial. Then, after a trial last year, Judge Denise Cote of the U.S. 495 more words

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Tango with the Tiger

Last weekend, the Seattle Times ran two opposing op-eds on the Amazon/Hachette contretemps. Frank Schaeffer wrote in favor of Amazon, while Nina Laden countered in favor of Hachette, creating a “debate” of sorts. 723 more words

Writing

Wayback Wed-- um, Thursday: the Sue Grafton kerfuffle

This goes way back to 2012, but as my regular peeps know, I’ve had indie publishing on the brain a lot lately, and have been doing a lot of reading and researching. 702 more words

Writing

Morning Media Mix: Everybody Go Downtown

Where Condé Nast goes, luxury staples like blow bars, fashion designers and expense account restaurants will follow. In this case, they are following the magazine company, which is moving to 1 World Trade Center in the fall, downtown. 257 more words

Book Review: S.

“What begins at the water shall end there, and what ends there shall once more begin.”

With that cryptic opening, famed movie & television producer/director JJ Abrams makes his grand entrance onto the literary stage with… 592 more words

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