Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 11th Apr 2012 11:00 UTC
Legal "The Justice Department could sue Apple as early as Wednesday over alleged electronic book price-fixing, while settling with several publishers as early as this week, two people familiar with the matter said." I feel safe already. Update: ...and we have lift-off.
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Pretty damning Steve Jobs quote:
by MollyC on Wed 11th Apr 2012 17:50 UTC
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I just read an "analysis" of this case at The Verge.
http://www.theverge.com/2012/4/11/2941053/inside-the-dojs-ebook-pri...

According to the article, here is part of what Steve Jobs said to publishers with whom Apple is accused of colluding:
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Jobs also knew that the agency model would serve to raise prices, saying, "you set the price, and we get our 30 percent, and yes, the customer pays a little more, but that's what you want anyway."
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Edited 2012-04-11 17:52 UTC

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