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Might Apple launch the iBook ereader? — EBOOK MAGAZINE

Might Apple launch the iBook ereader? — EBOOK MAGAZINE | Pobre Gutenberg | Scoop.it

Apple dominates the larger tablet market but its current strategy of offering a single-size iPad prevents it from competing for customers looking for smaller and cheaper devices.

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DOJ vs. book publishers: Who cares if Apple and publishers are colluding to raise e-book prices?

DOJ vs. book publishers: Who cares if Apple and publishers are colluding to raise e-book prices? | Pobre Gutenberg | Scoop.it

"The basic question here is, how much should a digital book cost?."

 

"Literary culture, for better or for worse, is dealing with a radically transformed business landscape. The Justice Department is, at best, irrelevant to this process."

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Apple Fires Back at the Feds, Amazon

Apple Fires Back at the Feds, Amazon | Pobre Gutenberg | Scoop.it
Apple responds to antitrust charges: "The launch of the iBookstore in 2010 fostered innovation and competition, breaking Amazon's monopolistic grip on the publishing industry."...
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El alto precio de los eBooks, ¿culpa de Apple?, en expansion.com

El alto precio de los eBooks, ¿culpa de Apple?, en expansion.com | Pobre Gutenberg | Scoop.it

"Uno de los principales problemas que presenta el sector del libro electrónico es el elevado precio de los eBooks. Libros que en papel tienen un coste de 20 euros se venden en formato digital por 14,99, por lo que los usuarios no apuestan por el cambio al eReader. Las razones por las que existe esta diferencia de precio no quedan claras en el sector y cada uno de sus protagonistas alude a un motivo diferente. Pero desde hace unos meses el tema ha ido más allá y la propia Comisión Europea está investigando posibles irregularidades."

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