The US Department of Justice has been looking at arrangements between several major publishers and Apple that may have affected ebook price levels. A resolution may be just weeks away.
on 04/02/2012 – Made popular on 04/02/2012
Persuading publishers to make their eBooks available to read over the Web is probably quite a big ask. Persuading them to sell those eBooks on a ‘pay-as-you-go’ basis, enabling readers to purchase specific pages or chapters of a book only — well, that’s just crazy talk.
HP has confirmed in its annual report that the U.S. Department of Justice has launched an investigation stemming from the Palo Alto company’s allegations that it uncovered widespread accounting fraud at Autonomy, the British software maker it acquired for $11 billion last year. HP confirmed the investigation in its Thursday filing with the U.S.