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eBook Preorders Help Indie Authors Hit Bestseller Lists

Mark Coker | Posted 10.20.2013 | Books
Mark Coker

Self-published ebook authors now have a powerful new merchandising tool to make their books more discoverable and desirable to readers: Preorders at Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble and Kobo.

Episode #129 - How to Create an iBook for Apple's iBookstore with iBooks Author

Katie Davis | Posted 04.22.2013 | Books
Katie Davis

In today's interview you'll hear about how Sarah Towle created an app and then an iBook to go with it.

Apple Announces A New iBooks

Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology

Apple on Tuesday announced a new version of the iBooks reader app. iBooks 3.0, which also synchs with Apple's eBook marketplace, comes with a new ...

Apple Reportedly Holding Out Against Price-Fixing Settlement

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Apple Inc and publishers Pearson and Macmillan are reluctant to agree to terms sought by U.S. and European antitrust authorities investiga...

Writers Slam Apple For Alleged Piracy

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.18.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — A group of prominent Chinese writers have demanded millions of dollars in compensation from Apple Inc. for allegedly selling unlicens...

Four Hot Tips for Future iBook Authors

Margaret Weigel | Posted 04.17.2012 | Technology
Margaret Weigel

The good news is that Apple finally announced that it will aggressively pursue the education-textbook publishing market. The bad news is that Apple will aggressively pursue the education-textbook market focused on its own devices and (surprise) profits.

Jason Gilbert

Does Apple's Latest User Contract For iBooks Author Cross The Line?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 02.03.2012 | Technology

UPDATE, January 3: With its newest release of iBooks, Apple has updated its End User License Agreement and clarified some of the more controversial la...

Apple Did Not 'Reinvent Textbooks'

Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

The software that Apple introduced Thursday morning at its "Reinventing Textbooks" event represents many, many great things for education in America -...

Everything You Need To Know About Apple's New Education Tools

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.19.2012 | Technology

During an event Thursday at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, Apple announced new software aimed at revolutionizing the way teachers teach, stud...

Twitter Reacts To Apple's Announcement

Posted 01.19.2012 | Technology

At an education-themed event at New York City's Guggenheim Museum on Thursday, Apple unveiled iBooks 2 and iBook Author, two new apps the company hail...

Apple's Huge New Education Apps

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.19.2012 | Technology

Apple's latest initiative is characteristically ambitious: the reinvention of the textbook. At an event at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City T...

Apple Investigated In Justice Department's New Antitrust Probe

Reuters | Posted 02.06.2012 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is looking into allegations that the electronic book industry has violated antitrust law, a top Justice Depar...

Apple Under Antitrust Microscope

AP | GABRIELE STEINHAUSER | Posted 02.05.2012 | Technology

BRUSSELS — The European Union's antitrust watchdog is probing whether Apple helped five major publishing houses illegally raise prices for e-boo...

Agency Model For eBook Prices Under Scrutiny In UK

The Bookseller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The agency model has come under increased scrutiny in the UK following the news that Amazon was poised to launch a co.uk Kindle Store, with the retail...

Erotic eBooks Removed From Apple's iBookstore

The Bookseller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Apple has been accused of censorship after four erotic novellas disappeared from the iBookstore chart. ...

iBooks: Apple's New iTunes-Like Store And App For Books (PICTURE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

UPDATE: Scroll down for a video of the announcement. On Wednesday, Apple announced iBooks, a new iTunes-like store for books and accompanying app to ...