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Macmillan

Apple found guilty of e-book price fixing

In a decision that could reshape how electronic books are sold on the internet, a federal judge ruled that Apple conspired to raise the retail prices of e-books, and ordered a trial on damages. he decision by District Judge Denise Cote in Manhattan is a victory for the US Department of Justice and 33 states that brought the antitrust case.

Thursday, 11 July, 2013, 10:12am

Apple warns of 'chilling effect' as antitrust trial ends

Apple, on trial for allegedly colluding to raise the price of e-books, said an adverse ruling would have a “chilling effect” on how businesses investigate new markets.

21 Jun 2013 - 1:19pm 1 comment

Judge says leaning toward US in Apple e-books case

In an unusual move before a trial, a federal judge expressed a tentative view that the US Justice Department will be able to show evidence that Apple engaged in a conspiracy with publishers to increase e-book prices.

US District Judge Denise Cote, who is set to oversee a trial on June 3, gave her view during a pretrial hearing on Thursday.

24 May 2013 - 12:03pm

Young pretender rockets to fame

Cosmic

Frank Cottrell Boyce

Published by Macmillan

ISBN 978 1 4050 5464 5

Liam is a cool 12-year-old with a big problem. His hormones have been working overtime, making him grow very tall very quickly and giving him a beard and moustache.

3 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

A tale of muddled-up proportions and growing up

Cosmic

By Frank Cottrell Boyce

Published by Macmillan

ISBN 978 1 4050 5464 5

Liam is a cool 12-year-old with a big problem. His hormones have been working overtime, making him grow very tall very quickly and giving him a beard and moustache.

12 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Wondrous world of words

With so much electronic stimulation available to children, one wonders how many still enjoy the wonders of the written word in its more subtle and thought-provoking forms.

13 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Sing Yin's week-long focus on English

THE months of hard work by students finally paid off at the English Week of the Sing Yin Secondary School recently.

4 Mar 1993 - 12:00am