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U.S. Court Rejects Motorola Mobility Price-Fixing Appeal

A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected Motorola Mobility’s attempt to hold several Asian suppliers liable under U.S. antitrust law for fixing prices of mobile phone displays sold to its foreign units. 360 more words

Mobile

It's Not ISIS: It's the Golden Age of Books

Uber-Agent Andrew Wylie sees amazon employees going to work.

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by Beth Wareham

When Andrew Wylie, literary agent to the stars, declared amazon an “ISIS-LIKE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM” at the Toronto Book Fair, it was the metaphorical gunshot that alerted the world that publishing had indeed gone around the bend, was no longer the sharpest knife in the drawer, or even had all its lightbulbs in the chandelier. 319 more words

Books

Apple's $450M plan to settle ebook price-fixing gets green light

Apple could begin paying out $400 million worth of cash and ebook credits to consumers by the end of the year, after a federal judge approved an unusual deal related to an Apple-led conspiracy to fix the price of ebooks. 248 more words

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Apple's $450M plan to settle ebook price-fixing gets green light

Apple could begin paying out $400 million worth of cash and ebook credits to consumers by the end of the year, after a federal judge approved an unusual deal related to an Apple-led conspiracy to fix the price of ebooks. 248 more words

Apple $450 million e-book settlement gets final court approval

(REUTERS) – A U.S. judge on Friday gave final approval to Apple Inc’s agreement to pay $450 million to resolve claims it harmed consumers by conspiring with five publishers to raise e-book prices. 332 more words

Tech

Tell Me No Lies

I’ve been kicking around this planet for 66 years now, and I’m pretty clear on most things. So don’t go lying to me any more! 354 more words