Apple Might Have To Let Kindle And Other E-Reader Apps To Offer Store Links For Books

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple might have to change its blanket policy prohibiting companies like Amazon and Barnes & Noble from offering outbound links to their own e-book stores and content. The Department of Justice revealed today that a possible resolution to the Apple e-book price fixing case might see Apple be forced to end its existing agreements with the five publishers it’s accused of conspiring with as well, and not enter into new e-book distribution contracts for five years with those publishers that would “restrain Apple from competing on price.” Apple would also be prohibited from en (IT news)