U.S. Department of Justice sues Apple and several publishers over e-Book pricing

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    Apple, HarperCollins, Macmillan and Penguin sued for e-Books pricing tactics to damage Amazon sales

    Another judicial dispute involving Apple. This time, the topic is the tactics the company used to convince publishers such as HarperCollins, Macmillan and Penguin over e-Books pricing to raise the prices to the customers and getting more benefits, forcing Amazon to elevate its prices accordingly.

    You have the full coverage on the link below.

    NEWS SOURCE: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-04-11/u-s-files-antitrust-lawsuit-against-apple-hachette.html

    Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for this news update!
     

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      How stupid can they be? Did they never learn from Nintendo, Sony etc.?

      Price fixing on famous products usually comes out in the open sooner or later.
       

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