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Why Apple’s virtual Newsstand is driving a surge in magazine, newspaper iPad app subscriptions

Poynter. – 2011-10-21

A couple weeks ago I predicted that Apple’s virtual Newsstand for iPads and iPhones would provide “a little more convenience for the user, and a little more discoverability for the publisher — but nothing here is a game-changer.” I… Read more
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Second Circuit Denies Apple's Monitor Appeal

A three-judge panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals has denied Apple a stay of its court-ordered external monitor. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-10

Class Plaintiffs: Apple Should Pay $840 Million in Damages

If the plaintiff number is granted, it would put the total damages in this e-book conspiracy at over $1 billion. Five publishers have already paid $166 million. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-03

Filing Schedule Set for Apple’s Damages Trial

Amid more legal maneuvering, Judge Denise Cote this week officially set a briefing schedule for Apple’s e-book damages trial. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-30

Appeals Court Issues Temporary Stay of Apple’s Monitor

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals granted Apple a temporary “administrative” stay while it reviews Judge Cote’s decision to deny Apple a stay of its external monitor. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-22

DoJ: Apple Waging 'Campaign of Character Assassination'

The parties will be in court today, with DoJ attorneys accusing Apple of blatantly obstructing the work of the court’s External Compliance Monitor, Michael Bromwich. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-13

Judge Denies Stay; Orders Apple to Cooperate with Monitor

Judge Denise Cote has denied Apple’s request for a stay of its external monitor provision, and ordered the company to cooperate fully with the external compliance monitor she appointed last fall... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-13

Apple Asks Court to Fire Its External Monitor

In a letter filed yesterday, Apple attorneys asked Judge Denise Cote to fire its external monitor, Michael Bromwich. The request comes after Bromwich filed a declaration in which he detailed... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-08

DoJ, States Slam Apple’s Bid for a Stay

In a strongly-worded brief, attorneys questioned Apple’s conduct, and again suggested that the company is trumping up concerns over the court’s external monitor, Michael Bromwich. | Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-31

Judge Denies Apple’s Bid to Extend E-book Damages Inquiry

After a flurry of year-end filings, Judge Denise Cote late last week rejected Apple’s bid to extend its deposition of plaintiff expert witness Roger Noll, whose report had pegged Apple’s total... | Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-30

Apple Wants to Move E-book Damages Trial

Apple is looking to escape from New York. In a filing this week, Apple attorneys argue that Judge Denise Cote does not have jurisdiction to oversee its upcoming damages trial. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-24

Distribution: Blue Apple Signs with Consortium

New Jersey-based Blue Apple Books has chosen Perseus Books Group member Consortium for its distribution in the U.S. and Canada, effective June 1. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-24

In appeal, Apple says e-book ruling will harm consumers

Apple had no knowledge that publishers were engaged in a conspiracy in December 2009 or at any other point, the company said in its appeal against a district court ruling which found Apple and five... | PC World – 2014-02-26

Apple files appeal in e-book antitrust case

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple filed papers on Tuesday telling a federal appeals court in New York that a judge's finding it violated antitrust laws by manipulating electronic book prices "is a radical... | Boston.com – 2014-02-26

Apple urges U.S. appeals court to void 'radical' e-books ruling

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc urged a U.S. appeals court to throw out a judge's "radical" finding that it violated antitrust law by manipulating electronic book prices, and blamed publishers for... | Reuters – 2014-02-26

Apple Appeal: Judge Botched E-book Case

Apple’s appeal of its price-fixing case boils down to this: Judge Denise Cote blew it. "The evidence," Apple argues, "cannot support a finding of a conspiracy." | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-27

Apple appeals in antitrust case

Apple appeals last year's anti-trust verdict, arguing that the company “had no knowledge" of a conspiracy to fix prices. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-28

Podcast: Apple Looking To Buy Time In E-Book Case

In a federal courtroom in Manhattan, attorneys for Apple in its e-book price-fixing case are offering up lessons in creative legal maneuvering. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-28

With E-Book Appeal, Apple Sets Its Sights on the Supreme Court

Apple's attorney, Theodore Boutrous of Gibson, Dunn, is rolling up his sleeves | Business Week – 2014-03-01

Apple: Biased Judge Should Not Decide Damages

In a summary judgment filing, Apple argues that Judge Denise Cote is biased, and should not decide Apple's damages. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-05

Plaintiffs: No 'Do-Overs' For Apple in E-book Case

Attorneys for the consumer class argue there is enough evidence to assess damages against Apple via a summary judgment. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-09

Apple: No Consent for Damages Trial in New York

In a reply brief filed late last week, Apple rejected claims that it consented to a damages trial in New York, or that its conduct represented a waiver of its right to have the trial moved. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-17

New book says Apple's best days are behind it

'Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs' author Yukari Iwatani Kane says Apple has lost its mojo since Steve Jobs died. | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-03-19

Tim Cook calls critical new Apple book 'nonsense'

Apple CEO Tim Cook has gone out of his way to call a new book, which is focused on the state of his company since the death of Steve Jobs, "nonsense."     | Los Angeles Times – 2014-03-19

Book predicting a bleak future for Apple without Steve Jobs is 'nonsense,' says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Yukari Iwantani Kane's new book 'Haunted Empire' questions the future of Apple without Steve Jobs at the helm. Cook says 'Empire' 'fails to capture Apple, Steve, or anyone else in the company.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-03-20

Apple’s May Trial Date in Doubt

Citing numerous pending motions, a letter to the court from the class plaintiffs acknowledges that a May trial may be a stretch. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-20

Tim Cook Denounces Gloomy New Book on Apple

Two years' work and 200 interviews have led author Yukari Iwatani Kane to this conclusion: Apple's cooked. In her new book released this week--"Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs"—she concludes... | ABC News – 2014-03-20

Apple may improve your iPhone's battery life by understanding your habits

Battery-saving software on a phone tends to have all the subtlety of a sledgehammer -- it either waits until you're low on power to do anything, or limits functionality at all times. Apple may... | Engadget – 2014-03-21

E-book rebates begin flowing to consumers after Apple antitrust ruling

Buyers of electronic books will get account credits this week from five publishers who reached settlements after states alleged they colluded with Apple to raise prices, New York's attorney general... | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-03-26

Apple, Publishers Battle New E-book Antitrust Claims

Two new suits were filed this month against Apple and the five major publishers involved in a 2010 e-book price-fixing conspiracy, raising the possibility of a new e-book antitrust battle involving... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-26

Humanoids Debuts Comics App for Apple and Android

Humanoids, the famed French comics house now based in Los Angeles, has released the Humanoids Comics app for iOS and Android. The app offers retail access to more than 60 Humanoids titles. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-27

Kobo Inks Deals with Nickelodeon, Blue Apple Books

In separate announcements, Nickelodeon Publishing and Blue Apple Books reached agreements to make their children’s titles available for sale through e-book retailer Kobo. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-28

Green Apple Named PW Bookstore of the Year

The 47-year-old San Francisco store behind California Bookstore Day is this year's winner. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-28

U.S. judge OKs class action in e-book suit against Apple

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge in New York granted class certification on Friday to a group of consumers who sued Apple Inc for conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices in... | Reuters – 2014-03-29

UPDATE 1-U.S. judge OKs class action in e-book suit against Apple

(Adds details from ruling, background, paragraphs 3-12, adds byline) | Reuters – 2014-03-29

Judge approves class-action suit against Apple in e-books case

A New York judge has given the go-ahead for a group to collectively sue Apple for damages over its collusion with publishers to fix the price of electronic books.Denise Cote, a judge at the U.S.... | PC World – 2014-03-29

Apple Loses Two Key Decisions in E-book Case

The rulings are a double whammy for Apple, paving the way for the class action suits to continue, while all but knocking out Apple’s defense. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-28

Apple Moves For a Stay in E-book Case

Despite a string of lopsided losses in court, Apple attorneys press for a stay, noting that an appeal victory would "radically change" the legal landscape. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-06

I want to sleep with the sexy millennial at Apple’s Genius Bar

Annabelle Gurwitch tells Salon about lusting after young techies, middle-age Hollywood, and doing her Kegels late | Salon.com – 2014-04-13

Apple antitrust compliance off to a promising start: monitor

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc has made a "promising start" to enhancing its antitrust compliance program after being found liable last year for conspiring to raise e-book prices, but more work is... | Reuters – 2014-04-15

New Schedule Set for Apple Damages Trial

It is official: Apple’s tentatively scheduled May damages trial has been moved to July. In an order filed yesterday, Judge Denise Cote set out a new schedule for the parties, culminating with a... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-15

Green Apple to Open Second SF Store

PW 2014 Bookstore of the Year will open its second location in 15 years and return to Ninth Avenue. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-15

Apple cannot escape U.S. states' e-book antitrust cases: judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Tuesday lost an attempt to dismiss lawsuits by state attorneys general accusing it of conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices. | Reuters – 2014-04-16

Apple Loses Another E-book Decision

Judge Denise Cote yesterday rejected Apple’s November 2013 motion to dismiss the states’ class action claims for lack of standing. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-16

U.S. judge denies Apple's move to hold off e-book antitrust trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge denied a bid by Apple Inc on Wednesday to hold off a trial in a case brought by state attorneys general accusing the company of conspiring with five major... | Reuters – 2014-04-24

Apple Denied a Stay; Trial to Remain in New York

In separate orders this week, the court denied Apple’s request for a stay of all proceedings pending appeal, as well as its bid to have the damages trial moved from New York. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-24

U.S. court may consider delay of Apple e-books damages trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court will consider Apple Inc's request to put off a July trial to determine how much the iPad maker must pay in damages to customers in more than two dozen states... | Reuters – 2014-04-26

Green Apple Books: PW Bookstore of the Year

Twenty years ago, if someone had told Pete Mulvihill, Kevin Ryan, and Kevin Hunsanger that they would one day own Green Apple Books, the store where they then worked, all three of them would have... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-25

Apple Wins Temporary Stay from Second Circuit

The Second Circuit has issued an administrative stay while a three-judge panel reviews Judge Denise Cote’s decision to proceed with the damages phase of Apple's e-book price-fixing case. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-28

States Accuse Apple of Stonewalling E-Book Case

In a blistering opposition motion, 33 state attorneys have made their feelings known to the Second Circuit: Apple, they say, is blatantly stonewalling. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-29

Apple Asks Judge to Send E-book Case to Appeals Court

Apple attorneys argue that sending the matter to the Second Circuit would “save judicial resources by potentially avoiding the need for a costly trial.” | Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-05

Apple set to buy Dr. Dre’s Beats headphone company for $3B: reports

Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker and music streaming distributor founded by hip-hop star Dr. Dre and record producer Jimmy Iovine, according... | CBC – 2014-05-09

Amazon's battle with Hachette reflects growing e-book competition with Apple

Amazon, which reportedly is in tough negotiations over the terms by which it sells Hachette's e-books, has blocked its customers from pre-ordering many titles from the Paris-based publisher, which... | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-05-24

DoJ: Apple Verdict Should Be Affirmed

U.S attorneys argued that evidence of a price-fixing agreement was "overwhelming," and that Apple has identified "no sound reason" to reject Cote's finding. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-28

U.S. court denies Apple's bid to delay e-books damages trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Thursday rejected Apple Inc's bid to delay a July trial to determine damages after the company was found to have colluded to fix the prices of e-books. | Reuters – 2014-05-30

Apple shoots up Fortune 500 list

Fortune Magazine editor Leigh Gallagher tells CNN who's up, and who's down on the latest Fortune 500 list. | CNN – 2014-06-03

Apple Damages Trial Delayed Again

Under the new proposed schedule, the trial would now begin August 25 at the earliest. The move comes After Apple lost its emergency appeal to stay the proceedings last week. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-02

How Apple's new iCloud pricing compares to rivals

When it comes to cloud services, Apple has been lagging behind its rivals for quite a while, but on Monday, the tech titan took some steps to play catch-up. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-04

Judge Sets New Apple Trial Date

Judge Denise Cote adopted a proposed schedule for Apple’s Damages trial, officially moving the trial from July 14 to August 25. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-04

Kings make a meal of a Big Apple turnover

Staples Center was so quiet, you could have heard a tooth drop. The Kings looked so exhausted, it was if they were skating through a natural nightmare. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-05

Apple to release iWatch in October, report says

The wait for Apple's iWatch may finally end in October. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-06

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, June 1, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended June 1, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-05

Apple execs praise new Beats advertising campaign

On the heels of reports that Apple Inc. has become dissatisfied with its advertising, two of the company's top executives are going public with how much they love a new ad by Beats. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-12

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, June 8, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended June 1, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-13

Apple's Decision to Ban Reward-Based App Ads Could be a Good Thing

At first glance, Apple's move to ban app producers and publishers from incentivizing their audiences to share, click and act seems like a strike against the ability of app makers to achieve growth.... | Advertising Age – 2014-06-16

Apple settles e-book antitrust case with U.S. states, others

(Reuters) - Apple Inc reached an out-of-court settlement with U.S. states and other complainants in an e-book price-fixing class action lawsuit on Monday, effectively avoiding a trial in which the... | Reuters – 2014-06-17

Apple settles e-book antitrust case with US states, others

June 17 (Reuters) - Apple Inc reached an out-of-court settlement with U.S. states and other complainants in an e-book price-fixing class action lawsuit on Monday, effectively avoiding a trial in... | Reuters – 2014-06-17

Apple settles e-book antitrust dispute with U.S. states, consumer group

Apple has reached an out-of-court settlement in the ebooks price-fixing lawsuit with U.S. states and a consumer group ahead of a trial for damages scheduled for July 14, according to records in a New... | PC World – 2014-06-17

Apple settles ebook case, agrees to pay consumers over price-fixing

Apple appears to have bowed to the inevitable and settled a long-running case over ebooks. Here's a description, plus a key settlement letter. | GigaOM – 2014-06-17

Settlement reached with states in Apple e-book price-fixing case

Apple has settled a portion of its e-book price-fixing case involving several state governments which were seeking up to $840 million on behalf of consumers. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-17

Apple settles civil class-action e-books suit with state attorneys general

In what appears to be another step toward resolving US government claims that Apple conspired with publishers to raise the price of e-books, the company on Tuesday struck a deal with 30 states... | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-06-18

Apple settles e-book price-fix case

The tech giant has agreed to settle a US legal action in which it was being sued over conspiring with publishers to fix e-book prices. | BBC World – 2014-06-17

Apple Settles E-book Antitrust Case With States, Consumers

June 17 (Reuters) - Apple Inc reached an out-of-court settlement with U.S. states and other complainants in an e-book price-fixing class action lawsuit on Monday, effectively avoiding a trial in... | The Huffington Post – 2014-06-17

Apple, States Settle E-book Damages

Plaintiff attorneys informed Judge Denise Cote on Monday that they had reached an agreement with Apple to settle monetary claims in the long-running e-book price-fixing case. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-17

Apple caves in ebooks fight: what the big settlement means for you

It's finally over. Apple has all but given up its long-running legal fight over ebook price fixing, and agreed to pay instead. Here's a quick Q&A about what happens next. | GigaOM – 2014-06-18

Apple settles e-books price-fixing class action lawsuit

The settlement brings an end to one of the biggest and longest-lasting legal cases of the e-book era. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-18

Apple opts for an out of court settlement to avoid $800m eBook fine

Apple has avoided an $800 million bill from a clutch of US states and other complainants by reaching an out of court settlement in a controversial price-fixing case. The settlement, the terms of... | Betanews – 2014-06-18

Apple discounts the books Amazon refuses to stock

If you head over to iTunes and look for book pre-orders at $9.99 or less, you may notice something strange: they're all Hachette titles. That's no coincidence -- Amazon is delaying shipment on... | Engadget – 2014-06-18

Report says Apple smartwatch to come this fall

Apple is likely to launch a computerized wristwatch this fall that includes more than 10 sensors to take health measurements and other data, according to a published report. | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-06-20

Publishers Claim Apple Order Illegally Hobbles Return to Agency Model

In appeal filings last week, lawyers for Simon & Schuster and Macmillan contend that Judge Denise Cote's injunction against Apple has made a timely return to a “no-discount” agency model for... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-01

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, June 22, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended June 22, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-30

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, June 15, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended June 15, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-21

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, June 29, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in romance, biography, memoir, children & teens, fiction, and more, for the week of June 29. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-03

Apple Pleads for Price-Fixing Reversal

In its latest filing, Apple called the DoJ’s e-book price-fixing case an “incoherent attack on supposed collusion,” and urged the Second Circuit to reverse. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-14

Apple agrees to pay customers up to $400 million in e-books case

Apple will pay up to $400 million to compensate consumers ensnared in a plot to raise the prices of digital books unless the company overturns a court decision attesting to its pivotal role in the... | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-07-16

Apple agrees to conditional $450 million e-books antitrust accord

(Reuters) - Apple Inc has agreed to pay $450 million to resolve U.S. state and consumer claims the iPad manufacturer conspired with five major publishers to fix e-book prices, according to court... | Reuters – 2014-07-16

Apple to pay $400m over e-books

Apple agrees to pay as much as $400m to settle a lawsuit over accusations it colluded with publishers to fix e-books prices. | BBC World – 2014-07-16

Apple Could Pay Consumers $400 Million—or Nothing

Under a proposed agreement to settle damages in its e-book price-fixing case, Apple would pay consumers $400 million if Judge Denise Cote's 2013 decision is affirmed on appeal. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-16

Apple agrees to pay up to $400 million in e-books price-fixing case

Apple has reached a settlement in a long-standing case that accused the company of fixing the price on ebooks, with the company paying up to $400 million, depending on the outcome of its appeal in... | PC World – 2014-07-16

Here’s what you might get from Apple’s $400M settlement over ebook price fixing

Apple finally settled a long-running lawsuit over ebook price-fixing last month. A new court filing provides some details about how much it might pay. | GigaOM – 2014-07-17

Apple agrees to $450 million dollar settlement in e-book antitrust case

Apple has resisted settling with the government over charges that it conspired with publishers to fix e-book prices. While its alleged co-conspirators have already opted to pay up and move on,... | Engadget – 2014-07-16

Apple Might Have to Pay Out $450 Million Over E-Book Claims

Apple, which was accused of conspiring with five publishing houses to fix prices for electronic books, has agreed to pay $450 million to settle claims made by consumers and states.  | The Atlantic Wire – 2014-07-16

Apple agrees to pay $450m settlement in ebook price fixing case

iPad manufacturer to pay damages contingent upon appeals court ruling over whether it conspired with publishers to fix pricesApple has agreed to pay $450m (£262.7m) in the US to settle claims... | The Guardian – 2014-07-16

Apple agrees to a $400-million settlement over e-book price fixing

Apple Inc. has agreed to pay $400 million to settle allegations that the company conspired with publishers to raise e-book prices. | Los Angeles Times – 2014-07-17

Judge on Apple Settlement: Not So Fast

Cote's order suggests she may not be pleased with any unnecessary delay in getting settlement funds to consumers. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-18

What’s Next for the Apple Settlement?

Attorneys last week submitted the details of an agreement that, if approved, would settle the damages phase of Apple’s e-book price-fixing case. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-18

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, July 13, 2014

The bestselling books in Mysteries & Thrillers, Cookbooks, Children & Teens, Fiction & Literature, and more, for the week ended July 13, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-18

Apple patent filing reveals ideas for a smartwatch labeled ‘iTime’

A new Apple patent, applied for in 2011 and approved on Tuedsay, includes several drawings and descriptions of an Apple smartwatch idea labeled "iTime." Apple patent filing reveals ideas for a... | GigaOM – 2014-07-22

Google pinned in Texas patent swamp by Rockstar, the Apple-backed troll

Patent trolling is alive and well deep in Texas where a judge just rejected Google's request to invalidate old messaging patents under the Supreme Court's new standards. Google pinned in Texas... | GigaOM – 2014-07-22

Security researcher suggests 600M iOS devices have Apple-created backdoors for data

During a conference session, a security research called attention to what he says are several backdoor services put in iOS by Apple that may make it easier for your data to be accessed. Security... | GigaOM – 2014-07-22

Apple Q3 earnings: 35 million iPhones sold, but iPad sales continue to dip

Apple announced its fiscal third-quarter earnings on Tuesday, which saw iPhone sales grow nearly 13 percent year-over-year. However, iPad sales saw a drop from the same quarter a year ago. Apple Q3... | GigaOM – 2014-07-23

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