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Publishers Price Fixing?

posted May 2, 2012, 4:21 AM by Christine Brower-Cohen   [ updated May 2, 2012, 4:21 AM by rcase@wbschools.org ]
May 2, 2012
Yesterday, I posted this about the deal between Barnes and Noble and Microsoft to compete with Amazon and Apple.  Later in the day, this article was making its way around the blogosphere.  It seems several publishers are being investigated for meeting at high-end Manhattan restaurants, presumably to discuss price-fixing of digital books to keep Amazon from cutting into their profit margin.  The plot thickens...
Happy e-reading or book reading,