Apple e-book pricing dispute heads to court

The Department of Justice has decided to go ahead with a lawsuit against Apple and two book publishers over alleged e-book price-fixing. Divided commentators are predicting everything from a major price cut for book buyers to a humiliating government climbdown. The case centers on two different ways of setting prices for e-books. When Amazon first […]

iPad 4G: What’s in a name?

Apple has reportedly agreed to refund buyers of the new iPad in Australia who are disappointed to find it does not offer 4G speeds. The company may face similar problems in Sweden and the United Kingdom. The 4G feature on the new model only works on specific wireless frequencies, namely 700MHz and 2100MHz. Those aren’t […]